Digital Herbaria

Wedelia texana

Wedelia texana (A. Gray) B.L. Turner

Zexmenia, Orange zexmenia, Wedelia, Hairy wedelia, Texas creeping-oxeye

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

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

Wedelia hispida

Orange Zexmenia


Location: South side of South Oakwell Farms Pky and 90 m east of the south Gate House--Oakwell Farms.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Well drained caliche hillside. Full sun.

Description: 70 cm tall, erect shrub with tough, small root. Sparingly branched. Leaves sessile/short pedecelate, opposite, lanceolate, sparsely but sharply denticulate, to 5 cm long, strigose-hispid. Inflorescences single, terminal on 25 cm, naked peduncles. Rays orange, fertile. Disk yellow-orange.

County: Bexar
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: May 28, 1987
Specimen number: 180

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0410
Accession Date: Jun 27, 1993
Accession Number: 32

Annotations: SCXXB

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