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Digital Herbaria

Argemone albiflora

Argemone albiflora Hornem.

Bluestem Pricklypoppy, White Pricklypoppy, White Prickly Poppy

Papaveraceae (Poppy Family)

USDA Symbol: ARAL3
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Argemone albaflora

White prickly Poppy


Location: Northwest Parkway at access road west of IH-10W. North side of street.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Deep, rich, but gravelly soil. Full sun. Many

Description: Very prickly leaves and stems. Leaves glaucous. Flowers white and delicate with numerous yellow stamens and a purple stigma. Buds--three sectioned with horn-like structures.

County: Bexar
Collector: Lottie Millsaps
Collection Date: May 4, 1990
Specimen number: 43

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0049
Accession Date: Apr. 29, 1991
Accession Number: 5

Annotations: SCFXB, ssp. Texana

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