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Tillandsia recurvata

Tillandsia recurvata (L.) L.

Small Ball Moss, Ball Moss

Bromeliaceae (Bromeliad Family)

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), PR (N), VI (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Tillandsia recurvata

Ball Moss


Location: 14511 Star Cross Trail, Helotes.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: In the shaded branches of the Quercus virginiana (Q. fusiformis).

Description: In seed. Dense ball-like clump, 15 cm in diameter. Scape slender, arising above surrounding leaves supporting erect flower.

County: Bexar
Collector: Mike Fox
Collection Date: Jan 10, 1995
Specimen number: 145

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 1009
Accession Date: Mar 28, 1995
Accession Number: 81

Annotations: SCFRB (In fruit)

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