Patagonia Wildflowers
Wildflower Identification
Search for wildflowers by location,
color, shape and time
Click here for
Link Copied to the Clipboard
ortiga caballuna
Presliophytum malesherbioides
Presliophytum malesherbioides
ortiga caballuna Blazing-star Family
Presliophytum malesherbioides Loasaceae
--show more--
Spanish common name
  •ortiga caballuna
accepted scientific name
  •Presliophytum malesherbioides (Phil.) R.H. Acuña & Weigend
rules for finding collection records
  Loasa malesherbioides (4)
  Presliophytum malesherbioides (6)
family name
  • Loasaceae
Image Author: Maritza Mihoc, Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Chile
Image License: CC BY-NC-ND
Image Source

Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals, Bell shaped flowers
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.65 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (10%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
Fundación R.A. Philippi
Phytotaxa (2)
Links to Plant Photos
Catalogo Plantas UdeC (1)
base map where plant found
mag select