Digital Herbaria

Dalea aurea

Dalea aurea Nutt. ex Pursh

Golden dalea, Golden prairie clover

Fabaceae (Pea Family)

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

Dalea aurea

Golden Dalea


Location: S side of Heuremann Rd., 1- 1/4 mi W of Milsa.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: In full sun, on a very dry, gravelly hillside. Among Linum, Vernonia, and Stillingia

Description: Perennial herb to 2 1/2" tall stems from woody taproot. Flowers bright yellow, pea type, in rounded, compact spikes. Silky bracts persist on columns.

County: Bexar
Collector: Lottie Millsaps
Collection Date: June 20, 1991
Specimen number: 113

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0123
Accession Date: Dec.16, 1991
Accession Number: 12

Annotations: SCFXB

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