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Marcus, Joseph A.
Menodora heterophylla Moric. ex DC.
Low menodora, Redbud
USDA Symbol: MEHE2
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Flower:
Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun
DistributionUSA: TX Native Habitat:
Clay, gravel, sandy loam, on caliche outcrops and rocky hills, and in mesquite pastures in central and southern Texas; TX
south to central Mexico.
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Low
Light Requirement: Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Dry
BenefitConspicuous Flowers: yes
Nectar Source: yes
From the National Suppliers Directory
According to the inventory provided by Associate Suppliers, this plant is available at the following locations:
Far South Wholesale Nursery
- Austin, TX
Herbarium Specimen(s)NPSOT 0148
Collected Apr. 26, 1991 in Bexar County by Lottie MillsapsNPSOT 0961
Collected Sep 18, 1994 in Bexar County by Harry Cliffe
Record Last Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: DEW, JSC, ADA, MAC