Patagonia Wildflowers
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flame nasturtium
Tropaeolum speciosum
Tropaeolum speciosum
flame nasturtium nasturtium
Tropaeolum speciosum Tropaeolaceae
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English common names
  •flame nasturtium
  •flame flower
Spanish common names
  •martillo de carpintero
accepted scientific name
  •Tropaeolum speciosum Poepp. & Endl.
rules for finding collection records
  Tropaeolum speciosum (54)
family name
  • Tropaeolaceae
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Category: Wildflowers, Woody Vines
Flowers: Five petals, Irregularly shaped flowers, Bell shaped flowers
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 1.0 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Compound Palmate
Plant Observed 3rd week of December thru 3rd week of March
Native to Chile

How Likely at this Location (14%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
base map where plant found
mag select
Native Plant Status
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native Native
native Not Present
Native to Chile