Patagonia Wildflowers
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Urtica magellanica
Urtica magellanica
ortiga Nettle Family
Urtica magellanica Urticaceae
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Spanish common names
  •ortiga de Magallanes
  •ortiga caballuna
accepted scientific name
  •Urtica magellanica Juss. ex Poir.
rules for finding collection records
  •Urtica magellanica (125)
family name
  • Urticaceae
Image Author: ©2016 Eitel Thielemann
Image License: CC BY-NC
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color color
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed beginning of October thru 1st week of June

How Likely at this Location (24%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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