Wildflower Identification
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flor de la Cascada
Ourisia ruelloides
flor de la Cascada Figwort Family
Ourisia ruelloides Scrophulariaceae
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Spanish common name
  •flor de la Cascada
accepted scientific name
  •Ourisia ruelloides (L.f.) Kuntze
rules for finding collection records
  •Ourisia ruelloides (7)
  •Ourisia ruellioides (57)
  •Ourisia poeppigii (5)
  •Ourisia racemosa (1)
family name
Image Author: ©2014 Marijn van den Brink
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals, Tubular shaped flowers
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.7 to 1.1 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Basal, Simple
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (30%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
Confusion concerning spelling of ruelloides or ruellioides. Not clear the difference between O. ruelloides, O. poeppigii and O. coccinea.
Links to Plant Descriptions
Instituto Darwinion (19)
sib.gob.ar (10)
Alpine Garden Soc.
Links to Plant Photos
Chilebosque (6)
Chileflora (5)
Catalogo Plantas UdeC (7)
base map where plant found
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