Chloraea cristata Lindl.1834

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Inflorescence in situ Chile Photos by Photo by M Belov courtesy of The Flora of Chile Webste

Full sunColdSpring

Common Name The Callus Chloraea

Flower Size

Found in central Chile at elevations around 1500 meters as a medium sized, cold growing terrestrial that blooms in the spring on an erect, several flowered inflorescence

Synonyms Asarca dasypogon (Phil.) Kuntze 1891; Asarca pogonata (Phil.) Kuntze 1891; Chloraea dasypogon Phil.1864; Chloraea pogonata Phil. 1864

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Flora Brasilica Vol XII I 1 - 12 Hoehne 1940 as C pogonata; Flora Brasilica Vol XII I 1 - 12 Hoehne 1940;