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Maytenus disticha
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.
rules for finding collection records
  •Maytenus disticha (138)
family name
  • Celastraceae
Image Author: ©2006 Michail Belov, Chileflora Seeds Shop
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Shrubs
Flowers: Four petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.18 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed 2nd week of September thru 2nd week of June

How Likely at this Location (26%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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