Patagonia Wildflowers
Wildflower Identification
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leathery colicwood
Myrsine coriacea
Myrsine coriacea
leathery colicwood Primrose Family
Myrsine coriacea Primulaceae
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English common name
  •leathery colicwood
common name
  •capororoca (Brazil)
accepted scientific name
  •Myrsine coriacea (Sw.) R. Br. ex Roem. & Schult.
rules for finding collection records
  •Myrsine coriacea (77)
  •Myrsine ferruginea (1)
  •Rapanea ferruginea (9)
family name
  • Primulaceae
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Category: Shrubs, Broadleaf Trees
Flowers: Four petals, Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.08 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (18%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
Instituto Darwinion (4)
Flora São Bento do Sul
base map where plant found
mag select
grid lines base