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Baccharis neglecta

Baccharis neglecta Britton

False Willow, Jara Dulce, Poverty Weed, Roosevelt Weed

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

USDA Symbol: BANE2
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Baccharis neglecta

Roosevelt Weed


Location: Highway 16, 2 miles west of Helotes.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Roadside fenceline in partial roadbed fill.

Description: 2.5 m tall; branchlets striate; leaves sessile,narrowly elliptic, acute, prominently one-nerved; staminate heads many flowered, involucre hemispheric, 3.5 mm high; phyllaries ovate, corolla gradually funnelform, 3 mm long with 5 lanceolate lobes.

County: Bexar
Collector: Mike Fox
Collection Date: Sep 25. 1995
Specimen number: 189

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 1068
Accession Date: May 29, 1996
Accession Number: 88

Annotations: MC-XB (In flower). [staminate]

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