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Digital Herbaria

Lithospermum matamorense

Lithospermum matamorense DC.

Rough Stoneseed

Boraginaceae (Borage Family)

USDA Symbol: LIMA5
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Lithospermum matamorense

Rough Gromwell


Location: 14511 Star Cross Trail, Helotes.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Under Juniperus & Quercus in black leaf litter.

Description: Erect annual (28 cm) from stout taproot, few branches. Strigose, pedicels to 5 mm long matured, reflexed. Leaves oblanceolate/ovate, alternate, prominent midvein & perceptable pinnate veins, sessile or nearly so, rounded & sometimes slightly retuse apically. Cymes scorpoid to 18 cm, loosely flowered w/foliacious bracts. Calyx herbaceous, linear, 5 mm long at maturity. Corolla white, gamopetalous, 5 lobed, mericarps 2, tan, shiny, punctate, 2.5 mm long.

County: Bexar
Collector: Mike Fox
Collection Date: Apr 5, 1993
Specimen number: 002

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0424
Accession Date: Jun 29, 1993
Accession Number: 33

Annotations: SCFRB

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