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Digital Herbaria

Menodora heterophylla

Menodora heterophylla Moric. ex DC.

Low Menodora, Redbud, Twinpod

Oleaceae (Olive Family)

USDA Symbol: MEHE2
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Menodora heterophylla

Red Bud


Location: Between broad drain N. of Gazebo at Recreation Center & Ira Lee Rd, about even w/tennis courts--Oakwell Farms, San Antonio.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Full sun. Alkaline/alluvial soil.

Description: Perennial herb, to 15 cm tall, aprawling/matted. Leaves narrow. Buds bright red. Upper surface of petals sulphur-yellow. Corollas 18 mm dia. Fruit in pairs, circumscissile.

County: Bexar
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: Sep 18, 1994
Specimen number: 675

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0961
Accession Date: Nov 22, 1994
Accession Number: 76

Annotations: SCXRB (In flower)

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