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Prunus rivularis

Prunus rivularis Scheele

River Plum, Creek Plum, Hog Plum

Rosaceae (Rose Family)

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Prunus rivularis

Creek Plum


Location: N side of Canyon Lake, S of Hwy 306 on N slope above road cut.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Sunny slope near ditch. Local vegetation lush.

Description: Shrubby, 8' tree. Flowers white, 1/4 to 1/2" wide. Sweet fragrance. Fruit a purple-red plum 3/4 to 1" long.

County: Comal
Collector: Mary Beth White
Collection Date: Mar. 28, 1992
Specimen number: 6

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0196
Accession Date: May 27, 1992
Accession Number: 15

Annotations: SCXXC

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