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This species is accepted, and its native range is N. Central Chile.
Puya venusta

Native to:

Chile Central

Puya venusta (Baker) Phil. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Anales Univ. Chile 91: 613 (1895)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Zizka, G., Schneider, J.V., Schulte, K. & Novoa, P. (2013). Taxonomic revision of the Chilean Puya species (Puyoideae, Bromeliaceae), with special notes on the Puya alpestris-Puya berteroniana species complex Brittonia 65: 387-407.

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