Patagonia Wildflowers
Wildflower Identification
Search for wildflowers by location,
color, shape and time
Click here for
espina de pescado
Tetraglochin alata
Tetraglochin alata
espina de pescado Rose Family
Tetraglochin alata Rosaceae
--show more--
Spanish common names
  •espina de pescado
accepted scientific name
  •Tetraglochin alata (Gillies ex Hook. & Arn.) Kuntze
rules for finding collection records
  •Tetraglochin alatum (25)
  •Tetraglochin strictum (3)
  •Tetraglochin alata (73)
  •Margyricarpus alatus (142)
family name
  • Rosaceae
Image Author: ©2014 Michael G. Simpson
Image License: Author's permission
Image Source
Category: Shrubs
Flowers: No obvious petals, Four petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.05 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Compound
Plant Observed last week of September thru 2nd week of May

How Likely at this Location (38%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
Instituto Darwinion (31)
Flora Mendocina (3)
base map where plant found
mag select
grid lines base