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Digital Herbaria

Mimosa nuttallii

Mimosa nuttallii (DC. ex Britton & Rose) B.L. Turner

Nuttall's Sensitive Briar

Fabaceae (Pea Family)

USDA Symbol: MINU6
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Schrankia nuttallii

Sensitive Brier


Location: NW corner of Dancer's Image & Royal Orbit, Churchill Estates.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: In full sun of dry rocky soil.

Description: Flowers--pink globes. Stem--prickly with tiny thorns. Leaves--compound, close when touched.

County: Bexar
Collector: Judith C. Berry
Collection Date: May 8, 1991
Specimen number: 69

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0175
Accession Date: Jan. 21, 1992
Accession Number: 13

Annotations: SCXXB

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