Baccharis neglecta Britton
False Willow, Jara dulce, Poverty Weed, Roosevelt Weed
Asteraceae (Aster Family)USDA Symbol: BANE2
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Specimen & Label Data
Location: Hwy 16, about 9 km NW of Helotes.
Habitat: Along fence separating road side grade and fields. Soils typical Hill Country: Rocky, stoney, calcarious.
Description: Open, tall bush, to 2.7 m tall. Leaves narrowly linear to narrowly eliptic, and sessile on striate branches. Masses of long silvery and silky white pappus hairs produced by female flowers. Achene 8-10 ribbed.
Collector: Mike Fox
Collection Date: Nov 6, 1994
Specimen number: 141
Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0987
Accession Date: Nov 23, 1994
Accession Number: 77 Annotations: D-FXB Dioecious/Pistillate (In fruit)