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Digital Herbaria

Heliotropium tenellum

Heliotropium tenellum (Nutt.) Torr.

Pasture Heliotrope, White Heliotrope

Boraginaceae (Borage Family)

USDA Symbol: HETE3
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Heliotropium tenellum

White Heliotrope


Location: Box 5128 Lost Indian Ranch Road, Boerne, Tx. W side of house at base of hill.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Dry, rocky, limestone-type hill. Full sun. Area was disturbed by late 1991 construction. Species common in vicinity.

Description: Flowers white. Plant open, much branched, 1-2'.

County: Kendall
Collector: Kristina Coates
Collection Date: July 7, 1992
Specimen number: 2

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0250
Accession Date: Aug. 17, 1992
Accession Number: 18

Annotations: SCFRK

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