Patagonia Wildflowers
Wildflower Identification
Search for wildflowers by location,
color, shape and time
Click here for
lenga beech
Nothofagus pumilio
Nothofagus pumilio
lenga beech southern beeches
Nothofagus pumilio Nothofagaceae
--show more--
English common name
  •lenga beech
Spanish common names
  •roble de Tierra del Fuego
  •haya austral
  •roble blanco
accepted scientific name
  •Nothofagus pumilio (Poepp. & Endl.) Krasser
rules for finding collection records
  •Nothofagus pumilio (638)
family name
  • Nothofagaceae
Image Author: ©2010 Raul Antonio Alvarez
Image License: CC BY
Image Source
Category: Shrubs, Broadleaf Trees
Flowers: No obvious petals
Flower size is about 0.1 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Compound
Plant Observed 3rd week of September thru 1st week of May
Native to the southern Andes range

How Likely at this Location (88%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
base map where plant found
mag select
grid lines base