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Parietaria pensylvanica

Parietaria pensylvanica Muhl. ex Willd.

Pennsylvania Pellitory, Pennsylvania Cucumber Plant

Urticaceae (Nettle Family)

USDA Symbol: PAPE5
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Parietaria pensylvanica



Location: Vacant lots W of Townhomes on S OFP, Oakwell Farms
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Open area w/nominal moisture. Alkaline alluvial soil.

Description: Sprawling 10" herb. Dark green, alt., rhombic, acuminate leaves, to 1-1/2" on 1/2" thread-like petiole. Minute inflorescence, axillary.

County: Bexar
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: Apr. 26, 1987
Specimen number: 73

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0168
Accession Date: Jan. 21, 1992
Accession Number: 10

Annotations: PCFRB

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