Tragia betonicifolia Nutt.
Euphorbiaceae (Spurge Family)USDA Symbol: TRBE4
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Specimen & Label Data
Location: 50 m E of Swimming Pool--Oakwell Farms, San Antonio.
Habitat: Among Poaceae in clearing of dense woods. Mid-day sun, nominal moisture.
Description: Many trailing stems from perennial taproots. Stems pubescent w/soft hairs; to 60+ cm long. Leaves alt, serrate, petiolate, to 4 x 5 cm (wide & long). Stamens more than 2. Infloresence w/o stalked glandular hairs. Filaments connate only at base. Persistent base of staminate pedicel conspicuously shorter than subtending bract.
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: May 4, 1994
Specimen number: 586
Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0873
Accession Date: Aug 23, 1994
Accession Number: 66 Annotations: MCXRB Monoecious (In flower)