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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.

  • Gavilea lutea
    Yellow orchid
    Gavilea lutea
  • Escallonia rubra
    Escallonia
    Escallonia rubra
  • Sisyrinchium junceum
    Marancel
    Sisyrinchium junceum
  • Saxifraga magellanica
    Saxifraga
    Saxifraga magellanica
  • Geranium magellanicum
    Geranium
    Geranium magellanicum
  • Chiliotrichum diffusum
    Fachine
    Chiliotrichum diffusum
  • Anemone multifida
    Anemone
    Anemone multifida
  • Anarthrophyllum desideratum
    Guanaco Bush, Fire tongue
    Anarthrophyllum desideratum

  • Oxalis
  • Ranunculus peduncularis
    Buttercup
    Ranunculus peduncularis
  • Junellia tridactylites
    Cojín blanco
    Junellia tridactylites
  • Chloraea magellanica.
    Porcelain orchid
    Chloraea magellanica.
  • Viola magellanica
    Yellow violet
    Viola magellanica
  • Alstroemeria patagonica
    Amancay
    Alstroemeria patagonica
  • Mulinum spinosum
    Neneos
    Mulinum spinosum

  • Arjona patagonica
  • Blechnum penna-marina
    Blechnum
    Blechnum penna-marina

  • Caltha
  • Vicia magellanica
    Wild-blue Pea
    Vicia magellanica
  • Geum magellanicum
    Geum
    Geum magellanicum
  • Berberis microphylla
    Box-leaf barberry
    Berberis microphylla
  • Vicia magellanica
    Wild-blue Pea
    Vicia magellanica
  • Codonorchis lessonii
    Dog orchid
    Codonorchis lessonii
  • Ourisia poeppigii
    Waterfall plant
    Ourisia poeppigii
  • Perezia recurvata
    Fueguian Edelweis
    Perezia recurvata
  • Misodendrum punctulatum
    Chinese Lantern
    Misodendrum punctulatum
  • Mulinum valentini
    Yareta
    Mulinum valentini
  • Hypochaeris incana
    Blanquita
    Hypochaeris incana
  • Gaultheria mucronata
    Prickly Heath
    Gaultheria mucronata
  • Embothrium coccineum
    Firebush
    Embothrium coccineum
  • Lycopodium magellanicum
    Licopodio
    Lycopodium magellanicum
  • Calceolaria biflora
    Topa-Topa
    Calceolaria biflora

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