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Kallstroemia parviflora

Kallstroemia parviflora J.B.S. Norton

Warty Caltrop, Small-flowered Carpetweed

Zygophyllaceae (Creosote-Bush Family)

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







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Specimen & Label Data

Kallstroemia parviflora

Warty Caltrop

Zygophyllaceae

Location: Vacant lot, E corner of Campden Circle & Cheshire Court-Oakwell Farms.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Full sun; nominal moisture; alkaline, alluvial soil.

Description: Prostrate annual, many stemmed (to 60 cm long). Leaves canescent, pinnate (3-5 pair of leaflets). Leaflets elliptical, hirsute, 6+ x 11+ mm. Corolla 5-merous, petals pale orange. Fruits ovoid with cylindrical beak longer than body.

County: Bexar
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: Sept. 3, 1987
Specimen number: 317

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0108
Accession Date: Sep 28, 1993
Accession Number: 41

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