Patagonia Wildflowers
Wildflower Identification
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jarilla fina
Larrea nitida
Larrea nitida
jarilla fina Caltrop Family
Larrea nitida Zygophyllaceae
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Spanish common names
  •jarilla fina
  •jarilla crespa
accepted scientific name
  •Larrea nitida Cav.
rules for finding collection records
  •Larrea nitida (319)
family name
  • Zygophyllaceae
Image Author: Italo Specogna, Flora Mendocina Nativa
Image License: Las imágenes que figuran a mi nombre son de libre disponibilidad.
Image Source
Category: Shrubs
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.3 to 0.6 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Compound
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (48%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
Links to Plant Photos
iNaturalist (100)
Flora Mendocina (20)
Chileflora (5)
Catalogo Plantas UdeC (2)
Wikimedia Commons (2)
SEINet (1)
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