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Goetzea elegans, Beautiful Goetzea, Mata Buey

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Goetzea elegans

Beautiful Goetzea, Mata Buey
Family: Solanaceae
Origin: Puerto Rico
Large shrub 5-10 ftSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterYellow/orange flowers

Beautiful trumpet shaped orange flowers are the crowning glory of Goetzea elegans, an evergreen shrubby tree that can grow up to 9 meters in height. Goetzea elegans grows in the limestone forest of northern Puerto Rico at elevations below 200 meters.



Goetzea elegans, Beautiful Goetzea, Mata Buey

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Goetzea elegans, Beautiful Goetzea, Mata Buey

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Goetzea elegans, Beautiful Goetzea, Mata Buey

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Goetzea elegans, Beautiful Goetzea, Mata Buey

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Link to this plant:
https://toptropicals.com/catalog/uid/goetzea_elegans.htm