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Berberis darwinii; Darwin's Barberry, Michay   

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Berberis darwinii
Berberis darwinii
Darwin's Barberry, Michay
Photographer: E. Wynn Anderson

ID: 0000 0000 0323 1004 (2023-03-22)

Copyright © 2023 Wynn Anderson

  • date of photo  Dec 14, 2012
  • location   Parque Aiken del Sur, on Ave. El Salto, 2.9 miles south of Federal Hiway 240, 4.0 road miles (3.2 air) NE of Puerto Chacabuco, (Aysen, Chile)
  • family Berberidaceae
  • plant community   wet, humid, Valdivian temperate maritime rainforest on loamy, acidic volcanic soils of the Estero El Salto at the north end of Lago Riesco. -41.46557,-72.73330 elv. 85' (26m)
  • notes   Foliage view. Photos taken in a small, private but well managed, park-like preserve of coastal rainforest flora, with a spectacular roaring waterfall, on the large flat estuary above the northern shore of Lake Riesco. Thorny shrub native to Patagonian southern Chile and adjacent Argentina.
  • keywords: SA, Chile
  • contributor's ID #  SA 258a
  • photo category: Plant - shrub

  • common names   Darwin's Barberry, Michay (photographer)
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