Patagonia Wildflowers
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Loasa prostrata
Loasa prostrata
Blazing-star Family
Loasa prostrata Loasaceae
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common name
accepted scientific name
  •Loasa prostrata Gillies ex Arn.
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  •Loasa prostrata (34)
family name
  • Loasaceae
Image Author: ©2012 Alain de Trenqualye Howard
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 1.0 inches
Leaf: Opposite
Plant Observed 2nd week of September thru 3rd week of January

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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