Patagonia Wildflowers
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Mitracarpus megapotamicus
Mitracarpus megapotamicus
Madder Family
Mitracarpus megapotamicus Rubiaceae
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common name
accepted scientific name
  •Mitracarpus megapotamicus (Spreng.) Kuntze
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  •Mitracarpus megapotamicus (128)
family name
  • Rubiaceae
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Four petals, Round clusters of flowers
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.2 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed 3rd week of October thru 2nd week of May

How Likely at this Location (24%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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