Patagonia Wildflowers
Wildflower Identification
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small ballmoss
Tillandsia recurvata
Tillandsia recurvata
small ballmoss the bromeliads
Tillandsia recurvata Bromeliaceae
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English common names
  •small ballmoss
Spanish common names
  •heno de bola
  •Tillandsia recta o heno pequeño
accepted scientific name
  •Tillandsia recurvata (L.) L.
rules for finding collection records
  •Tillandsia recurvata (518)
family name
  • Bromeliaceae
Image Author: ©2005 Patrick Alexander
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Three petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.3 to 0.5 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (72%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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