It is a perennial plant native to the west coast of South America, in Chile. It is a herbaceous plant with subway roots. It grows wild and its infusion can be used as an anthelmintic and also for indigestion.
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Height size 5
Slow growth rate.
White, bluish white with purple keel.
Fully exposed to the sun.
Flat parts or slopes with northern exposure, near rivers and streams.
Resists temperatures of -8°c.
Areas with constant rainfall, with short dry periods that do not last more than 1 month.
Humid, with good drainage.
Ornamental and medicinal.
From Coquimbo region to Los Rios region. Coastal mountain range from 500 to 2000 m.a.s.l.