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Condalia hookeri var. hookeri

Condalia hookeri M.C. Johnst. var. hookeri

Brazilian bluewood

Rhamnaceae (Buckthorn Family)

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

Condalia hookeri var. hookeri

Bluewood, Condalia

Rhamnaceaeeae

Location: S edge of East-West Path, mid-way from N Oakwell Farms Pky to wooden footbridge--Oakwell Farms, San Antonio.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: In understory of Celtis & Ulmus, in dry alkaline soil.

Description: Shrub, much branched, to 3 m tall. Leaves alternate, some fascicled on spur shoots; entire, obovate, rounded or apiculate at apex, cuneate to a short-petioled basally, to 30 mm long, some nearly as broad, buffy-green. Flowers solitary, or seemingly fascicled; petals absent.

County: Bexar
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: June 26, 1994
Specimen number: 625

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0911
Accession Date: Aug 23, 1994
Accession Number: 66

Annotations: SCXXB (In flower)

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