USDA Symbol:LEFE USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
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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