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Digital Herbaria

Rhus virens

Rhus virens Lindh. ex A. Gray

Evergreen Sumac, Tobacco Sumac, Lambrisco, Lentrisco

Anacardiaceae (Sumac Family)

USDA Symbol: RHVI3
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Rhus virens

Evergreen Sumac


Location: 14511 Star Cross Trail, Helotes, Texas 78023.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Varying conditions, but uniformly under Juniperus ashei.

Description: To 4 m tall, spreading branches with some touching the ground. Leaves alternate, 4 cm long, with 5-9 leaflets on stiff stems. Upper surface is dark green and shiney. Small, white, 5-petaled flowers in clusters, 4-6 cm long at end of stout branches.

County: Bexar
Collector: Mike Fox
Collection Date: Sep 25, 1995
Specimen number: 192

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 1071
Accession Date: May 29, 1996
Accession Number: 88

Annotations: SCXXB (In flower)

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