Patagonia Wildflowers
Wildflower Identification
Search for wildflowers by location,
color, shape and time
Click here for
Link Copied to the Clipboard
Chilean lucuma
Gayella valparadisaea
Gayella valparadisaea
Chilean lucuma bully
Gayella valparadisaea Sapotaceae
--show more--
English common name
  •Chilean lucuma
Spanish common names
  •lúcumo chileno
  •lúcumo silvestre
  •palo colorado
accepted scientific name
  •Gayella valparadisaea (Molina) Pierre
rules for finding collection records
  Pouteria splendens (18)
  Pouteria valparadisaea (0)
  Lucuma splendens (2)
  Gayella valparadisaea (10)
family name
  • Sapotaceae
Image Author: ©2009 Jardín Botánico Nacional - Viña del Mar - Chile
Image License: CC BY-NC
Image Source Image Source

Category: Broadleaf Trees
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.25 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed 3rd week of July thru 1st week of March

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
Fundación R.A. Philippi
Wikipedia Español
Links to Plant Photos
Wikimedia Commons (24)
Chileflora (5)
Catalogo Plantas UdeC (3)
SEINet (1)
base map where plant found
mag select
Native Plant Status
native status map native status map mask
native Native
native Not Present