Gaura coccinea Nutt. ex Pursh
Scarlet beeblossom, Scarlet gaura
Onagraceae (Evening-Primrose Family)USDA Symbol: GACO5
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)
Specimen & Label Data
Location: On Dick Friedrich St. near Olmos Dam.
Habitat: Open sun along roadside. Growing in large clumps, slightly sandy soil on gentle slope.
Description: Fairly tall plant with petals that are white and red, unopened flower buds at top. Narrow leaves.
Collector: Mollie Walton
Collection Date: Mar. 28, 1991
Specimen number: 43
Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0088
Accession Date: May 27, 1991
Accession Number: 7 Annotations: SCFRB