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Pintoa chilensis
Pintoa chilensis
pintoa Caltrop Family
Pintoa chilensis Zygophyllaceae
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Spanish common name
accepted scientific name
  •Pintoa chilensis Gay
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  •Pintoa chilensis (26)
family name
  • Zygophyllaceae
Image Author: Carol Peña, Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Chile
Image License: CC BY-NC-ND
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Category: Shrubs
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 1.0 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Compound
Plant Observed beginning of September thru 3rd week of March
Endemic to Chile

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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