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Maytenus disticha
racoma Bittersweet Family
Maytenus disticha Celastraceae
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Spanish common names
  •maitén de cordillera
accepted scientific name
  •Maytenus disticha (Hook. f.) Urb.
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  •Maytenus disticha (54)
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Image Author: ©2006 Michail Belov, Chileflora Seeds Shop
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Category: Shrubs
Flowers: Four petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.18 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed beginning of October thru 1st week of April

How Likely at this Location (24%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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