Amaranthaceae (Amaranth Family)
USDA Symbol: ALCA5
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
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Specimen & Label Data
Location: W side of Walking Path, just S of Wolfeton Way--Oakwell Farms, San Antonio.
Habitat: Full sun. Slope of grassy lawn area. Nominal moisture. Large colony.
Description: Prostrate perennial from elongate, tuberous root; much branched at base, to 3+ dm long, rebranching frequently. Leaves clustered, spatulate to oblanceolate, to 2 cm long, obtuse or abruptly pointd. Flowers axillary, whitish.
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: Oct 12, 1994
Specimen number: 708
Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0973
Accession Date: Nov 22, 1994
Accession Number: 76
Annotations: SCFRB (In flower & fruit). [A. peploides]