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Krameria lanceolata

Krameria lanceolata Torr.

Trailing krameria, Ratany, Crameria, Prairie sandbur, Trailing Ratany

Krameriaceae (Ratany Family)

USDA Symbol: KRLA
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
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Specimen & Label Data

Krameria lanceolata

Ratany

Krameriaceae

Location: Old homesite, S.W. corner of IH-10W at Camp Bullis Road.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Gravelly soil, hillside, east exposure. Full sun.

Description: Sprawling stems from woody root. Small flowers surrounded by maroon sepals which are dominant. Only three true petals. Fruit--burlike. Leaves silky, linear. A perennial. Sparse.

County: Bexar
Collector: Lottie Millsaps
Collection Date: May 19,1990
Specimen number: 56

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0062
Accession Date: April 30, 1991
Accession Number: 6

Annotations: SCFXB

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