USDA Symbol:LYTE USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
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Specimen & Label Data
Location: Old homesite, S.W. corner of IH-10W at Camp Bullis Road.
Habitat: Gravelly soil, hillside, east exposure. Full sun.
Description: Lavender-pink flower made up of 11 ray flowers and several stamens. Plant appears to have no leaves, but these may be scale-like or with basal leaves drying and falling away. Annual.
Collector: Lottie Millsaps
Collection Date: May 19, 1990
Specimen number: 54