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El Chaltén, trekking capital of Argentina

Province of Santa Cruz • Argentina

Photos of flora in El Chaltén

Tiny plants of exquisite beauty, orchids, a variety of shrubs and trees that change the landscape color in autumn with ocher, oranges, reds and yellows, inhabits between the forest and the steppe. Although apparently desert, the steppe houses the largest number of species.

  • Geranium magellanicum
    Geranium
    Geranium magellanicum
  • Alstroemeria patagonica
    Amancay
    Alstroemeria patagonica

  • Caltha
  • Codonorchis lessonii
    Dog orchid
    Codonorchis lessonii
  • Geum magellanicum
    Geum
    Geum magellanicum
  • Ourisia poeppigii
    Waterfall plant
    Ourisia poeppigii

  • Arjona patagonica

  • Oxalis
  • Hypochaeris incana
    Blanquita
    Hypochaeris incana
  • Misodendrum punctulatum
    Chinese Lantern
    Misodendrum punctulatum
  • Ranunculus peduncularis
    Buttercup
    Ranunculus peduncularis
  • Viola magellanica
    Yellow violet
    Viola magellanica
  • Anarthrophyllum desideratum
    Guanaco Bush, Fire tongue
    Anarthrophyllum desideratum
  • Mulinum valentini
    Yareta
    Mulinum valentini
  • Sisyrinchium junceum
    Marancel
    Sisyrinchium junceum
  • Lycopodium magellanicum
    Licopodio
    Lycopodium magellanicum
  • Anemone multifida
    Anemone
    Anemone multifida
  • Gavilea lutea
    Yellow orchid
    Gavilea lutea
  • Blechnum penna-marina
    Blechnum
    Blechnum penna-marina
  • Escallonia rubra
    Escallonia
    Escallonia rubra
  • Chloraea magellanica.
    Porcelain orchid
    Chloraea magellanica.
  • Junellia tridactylites
    Cojín blanco
    Junellia tridactylites
  • Saxifraga magellanica
    Saxifraga
    Saxifraga magellanica
  • Calceolaria biflora
    Topa-Topa
    Calceolaria biflora
  • Vicia magellanica
    Wild-blue Pea
    Vicia magellanica
  • Perezia recurvata
    Fueguian Edelweis
    Perezia recurvata
  • Mulinum spinosum
    Neneos
    Mulinum spinosum
  • Gaultheria mucronata
    Prickly Heath
    Gaultheria mucronata
  • Chiliotrichum diffusum
    Fachine
    Chiliotrichum diffusum
  • Embothrium coccineum
    Firebush
    Embothrium coccineum
  • Vicia magellanica
    Wild-blue Pea
    Vicia magellanica
  • Berberis microphylla
    Box-leaf barberry
    Berberis microphylla

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