Digital Herbaria

Acacia roemeriana

Acacia roemeriana Scheele

Roundflower catclaw, Round-flower catclaw, Roemer acacia, Catclaw, Roemer's acacia, Catclaw acacia

Fabaceae (Pea Family)

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

Acacia roemeriana

Catclaw Acacia


Location: 14511 Star Cross Trail, Helotes, Texas 78023.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Widespread conditions; very poor soil on hillside in shade under Quercus virginiana to fair soil in full sun.

Description: Open spindley shrub to 3 m tall. Recurved prickles; leaf has 1-3 pairs of pinnae and each pinna has 4-7 pairs of leaflets 1-2 cm long. Numerous small flowers in creamy-white, fuzzy globes, 2 cm across.

County: Bexar
Collector: Mike Fox
Collection Date: Apr 29, 1996
Specimen number: 191

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 1070
Accession Date: May 29, 1996
Accession Number: 88

Annotations: SXFXB (In fruit)

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