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Manzanita

Gaultheria reticulata

Description:

A small shrub with bell like flowers of around 1 cm. Leafs somehow strong.

Habitat:

Neotropical dry forest.


2 Species ID Suggestions

sin nombre comun
Ericaceae
Manzanita
Gaultheria reticulata


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3 Comments

KabirMontesinos
KabirMontesinos 5 years ago

es una ericaceae,

GustavoMorejon
GustavoMorejon 5 years ago

It was a pretty high shrub (about 1.5 meters high), but yes ... it looks like a Gaultheria !

Some species of Gaultheria for sure. They some times have a sweet berry.
In the southern Andes there are many species. http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/158...

GustavoMorejon
Spotted by
GustavoMorejon

Provincia de Loja, Ecuador

Lat: -3.96, Long: -79.22

Spotted on Aug 10, 2013
Submitted on Aug 15, 2013

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