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Matelea reticulata

Matelea reticulata (Engelm. ex A. Gray) Woodson

Pearl Milkweed Vine, Netted Milkvine, Green Milkweed Vine, Net Vein Milkvine

Asclepiadaceae (Milkweed Family)

USDA Symbol: MARE4
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Matelea reticulata

Pearl Milkweed


Location: 60 m south of the Gate House on South Oakwell Farms Pky--Oakwell Farms.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Normal moisture. In brush, on rocky limestone hill. Partly shaded.

Description: Twining vine. Slender stems. Leaves opposite with stout spreading, pubescent, glandular petiole, to 35 mm long. Leaves deeply cordate basally, twice as long as broad. Corolla rotate, reticulately veined throughout, greenish.

County: Bexar
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: May 28, 1987
Specimen number: 181

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0411
Accession Date: Jun 27, 1993
Accession Number: 32

Annotations: SCXXB

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