Digital Herbaria

Garrya ovata ssp. lindheimeri

Garrya ovata Benth. ssp. lindheimeri (Torr.) Dahling

Lindheimer's silktassel, Lindheimer Silk Tassel, Lindheimer's Garrya

Garryaceae (Silktassel Family)

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

Garrya lindheimeri

Silk Tasssel (Lindheimere's


Location: Friedrich Wilderness Park. Main Loop up from brick path, E side.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Semi-shade, rocky soil, but rich; with Live Oaks, Elbow-Bush, Fragrant Sumac.

Description: Tall evergreen shrub to small tree. Upper leaves leathery, dark green; underside somewhat fuzzy. Flowers insignificant--mainly maroon stigma is observed; fruit 6 mm, round, two-celled; dark purple/black.

County: Bexar
Collector: Lottie Millsaps
Collection Date: Apr 18, 1992
Specimen number: 169

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0512
Accession Date: Aug 24, 1993
Accession Number: 39

Annotations: DXF-B (Pistillate) garrya ovata ssp lindheimeri Torr. Pistillate Det. Harry Cliffe, Jan 25, 1995.

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