Lesquerella fendleri (A. Gray) S. Watson
Fendler's bladderpod, Popweed
Brassicaceae (Mustard Family)USDA Symbol: LEFE
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Specimen & Label Data
Location: Upper Balcones Rd., 8.8 km SW of IH 10 & Hwy 46, near city of Boerne.
Habitat: Roadside. Caliche. Very dry. Full sun. Harsh environment.
Description: Low bushy perennial to 25 cm tall with yellow 12 mm flowers along upper stems. Striking plant with its grey-green foliage and somewhat gnarled stems. Fruit a globular silique. When the scales of the pods drop off, a thin transparent disk remains.
Collector: Lottie Millsaps
Collection Date: Apr 11, 1992
Specimen number: 162
Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0509
Accession Date: Aug 24, 1993
Accession Number: 39 Annotations: SCFRK