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.

  • Embothrium coccineum
    Firebush
    Embothrium coccineum
  • Anemone multifida
    Anemone
    Anemone multifida
  • Junellia tridactylites
    Cojín blanco
    Junellia tridactylites
  • Lycopodium magellanicum
    Licopodio
    Lycopodium magellanicum

  • Oxalis

  • Caltha
  • Vicia magellanica
    Wild-blue Pea
    Vicia magellanica
  • Chloraea magellanica.
    Porcelain orchid
    Chloraea magellanica.
  • Geum magellanicum
    Geum
    Geum magellanicum

  • Arjona patagonica
  • Perezia recurvata
    Fueguian Edelweis
    Perezia recurvata
  • Mulinum spinosum
    Neneos
    Mulinum spinosum
  • Ourisia poeppigii
    Waterfall plant
    Ourisia poeppigii
  • Sisyrinchium junceum
    Marancel
    Sisyrinchium junceum
  • Ranunculus peduncularis
    Buttercup
    Ranunculus peduncularis
  • Gavilea lutea
    Yellow orchid
    Gavilea lutea
  • Chiliotrichum diffusum
    Fachine
    Chiliotrichum diffusum
  • Mulinum valentini
    Yareta
    Mulinum valentini
  • Alstroemeria patagonica
    Amancay
    Alstroemeria patagonica
  • Vicia magellanica
    Wild-blue Pea
    Vicia magellanica
  • Codonorchis lessonii
    Dog orchid
    Codonorchis lessonii
  • Viola magellanica
    Yellow violet
    Viola magellanica
  • Escallonia rubra
    Escallonia
    Escallonia rubra
  • Saxifraga magellanica
    Saxifraga
    Saxifraga magellanica
  • Gaultheria mucronata
    Prickly Heath
    Gaultheria mucronata
  • Misodendrum punctulatum
    Chinese Lantern
    Misodendrum punctulatum
  • Hypochaeris incana
    Blanquita
    Hypochaeris incana
  • Calceolaria biflora
    Topa-Topa
    Calceolaria biflora
  • Blechnum penna-marina
    Blechnum
    Blechnum penna-marina
  • Geranium magellanicum
    Geranium
    Geranium magellanicum
  • Anarthrophyllum desideratum
    Guanaco Bush, Fire tongue
    Anarthrophyllum desideratum
  • Berberis microphylla
    Box-leaf barberry
    Berberis microphylla

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