Patagonia Wildflowers
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guabiju (Brazil)
Myrcianthes pungens
Myrcianthes pungens
guabiju (Brazil) eucalyptus-like
Myrcianthes pungens Myrtaceae
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Spanish common names
common name
  •guabiju (Brazil)
accepted scientific name
  •Myrcianthes pungens (O. Berg) D. Legrand
rules for finding collection records
  •Myrcianthes pungens (135)
  •Acreugenia pungens (1)
  •Eugenia pungens (5)
family name
  • Myrtaceae
Image Author: ©2013 Martin Grings, João Augusto Bagatini, Daniel Grasel, Flora Digital
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Category: Broadleaf Trees
Flowers: No obvious petals, Four petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.75 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed 2nd week of August thru 1st week of May

How Likely at this Location (24%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
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