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ortiga brava
Loasa tricolor
ortiga brava Blazing-star Family
Loasa tricolor Loasaceae
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Spanish common names
  •ortiga brava
  •ortiga caballuna
  •ortiga macho
accepted scientific name
  •Loasa tricolor Gawl.
rules for finding collection records
  •Loasa tricolor (47)
family name
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is 0.65 to 1.6 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed beginning of August thru end of February

How Likely at this Location (22%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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