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Knight, Marilyn McBroom
Arenaria benthamii Fenzl ex Torr. & Gray
USDA Symbol: ARBE
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Annual Habit: Herb Leaf Complexity: Simple Flower:
Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul
LA , NM , OK , TX Native Habitat:
North central, central, and south Texas west to the eastern Trans-Pecos. Grows on limestone outcrops, among boulders and in open woodlands, usually in shade of shrubs or small trees. USDA Native Status: L48(N)
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Part Shade
BenefitConspicuous Flowers: yes
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
- Austin, TX
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Record Modified: 2012-06-30
Research By: NPC