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Lepuropetalon spathulatum Elliott
Synonym(s): Pyxidanthera spathulata
USDA Symbol: LESP
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Feb , Mar
Bloom Notes: Flowers are inconspicuous.
, TX Native Distribution:
East half of Texas; from South Carolina and Georgia to Texas and Mexico; also Chile. Native Habitat:
Sandy soil at sinks and on wet soil.
National Wetland Indicator Status
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1
(Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here
for map of regions.
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:
Pineywoods Native Plant Center
- Nacogdoches, TX
Record Last Modified: 2011-08-20
Research By: TWC Staff