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Image of Beilschmiedia miersii (Belloto / Belloto del Norte). Click to enlarge parts of image.

Image of Beilschmiedia miersii

VII Region, U. Talca, Chile
Altitude: 70 m. 06 23, 2006

 

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Species:  Beilschmiedia miersii (Gay) Kosterm.
Family:  Lauraceae Identification OK   
Order:  Laurales
Chilean Name:  Belloto , Belloto del Norte
English Name: 
German Name: 
Russian Name: 
Record:  0456
About 2 Beilschmiedia in Chile and 2 in our data base.
About 4 Lauraceae in Chile and 4 in our data base.

 

Fodder plant   Timber   
1st Region:
Lat: 18° - 21°
Main Cities: Arica, Iquique.
2d Region:
Lat: 21° - 26°
Main Cities: Antofagasta, Calama.
3d Region:
Lat: 26° - 29°
Main Cities: Copiapó, Vallenar.
4th Region:
Lat: 29° - 32°
Main Cities: La Serena, Ovalle.
5th Region:
Lat: 32° - 33°
Main Cities: Valparaiso, Los Andes.
Metropolitan Region:
Lat: 33°- 34°
Main Cities: Santiago.
6th Region:
Lat: 34° - 35°
Main Cities: Rancagua.
7th Region:
Lat: 35° - 36°
Main Cities: Talca, Curicó.
8th Region:
Lat: 36° - 38°
Main Cities: Concepción, Chillan, Los Angeles.
9th Region:
Lat: 38° - 39°
Main Cities: Temuco, Villarrica, Pucón.
10th Region:
Lat: 39° - 44°
Main Cities: Valdivia, Osorno, Puerto Montt.
11th Region:
Lat: 44° - 49°
Main Cities: Coihaique.
12th Region:
Lat 49°- 55°
Main Cities: Punta Arenas, Puerto Natales, Puerto Williams.
USDA Hardiness Zone 10 and 11. The plant does not tolerate freezing.     Some shadow. Some protection against direct sunlight, some shadow from vegetation, filtering about 20 - 40 % of light.   In shadow. Steep slopes facing south or a vegetation cover which filters 40 - 80 % of light.     Humid areas, with almost constant rainfall. Short dry periods are possible (generally not longer than 1 month).   Somewhat dry areas where the drought may last 3 - 5 months. Precipitations of 400 - 800 mm. are concentrated in winter.   
Low altitude, interior valleys
Low altitude, interior valleys
Coastal mountains, 500 - 2000 m.
Low altitude, interior valleys
Coastal mountains, 500 - 2000 m.
Coastal areas, 0 - 500 m
Yellow, without information on the number of petals   White, without information on the number of petals      Tree     

Endemic    Rare

Height: 25 m.

Some ornamental value (B)

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INTRODUCTION

Image of Beilschmiedia miersii (Belloto / Belloto del Norte). Click to enlarge parts of image.

Image of Beilschmiedia miersii

VII Region, U. Talca, Chile
Altitude: 70 m. 06 23, 2006

 

DESCRIPTION

Plant type: Tree

Flower: Yellow, without information on the number of petals
White, without information on the number of petals

Height: 25 m.

 

Image of Beilschmiedia miersii (Belloto / Belloto del Norte). Click to enlarge parts of image.

Image of Beilschmiedia miersii

VII Region, U. Talca, Chile
Altitude: 70 m. 06 23, 2006

 

HABITAT

In Chile this species grows in the following environmental conditions:

 

Habitat according to altitude:

Low altitude, interior valleys
Coastal mountains, 500 - 2000 m.
Coastal areas, 0 - 500 m

 

Watering conditions:

Humid areas, with almost constant rainfall. Short dry periods are possible (generally not longer than 1 month).
Somewhat dry areas where the drought may last 3 - 5 months. Precipitations of 400 - 800 mm. are concentrated in winter.

 

Light conditions:

Some shadow. Some protection against direct sunlight, some shadow from vegetation, filtering about 20 - 40 % of light.
In shadow. Steep slopes facing south or a vegetation cover which filters 40 - 80 % of light.

 

USES

Some ornamental value (B)

 

Useful properties:

Fodder plant
Timber

 

 

 

GROWING TIPS

 

This species has the following hardiness:

USDA Hardiness Zone 10 and 11. The plant does not tolerate freezing.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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More species from the same Lauraceae family in our data base:

Beilschmiedia berteroana

Beilschmiedia miersii (Belloto / Belloto del Norte)

Cryptocarya alba (Peumo)

Persea lingue (Lingue / Litchi)

 

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