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Digital Herbaria

Solanum rostratum

Solanum rostratum Dunal

Buffalo Bur, Buffalo Bur Nightshade, Buffalobur Nightshade

Solanaceae (Potato Family)

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (W)

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Specimen & Label Data

Solanum rostratum



Location: NE of concrete lined ditch, SE end of Campden Circle--Oakwell Farms.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Some shade. Above average moisture. Deep, alkaline, alluvial soil.

Description: Annual, to 75 cm high, rounded, much branched, heavily armed with straight prickles. Leaves crenulate, lobed, to twice pinnatified. Corolla showy (yellow), campanulate, to 25 mm dia. Fruit not seen.

County: Bexar
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: Jun 4, 1987
Specimen number: 203

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0446
Accession Date: Jul 27, 1993
Accession Number: 36

Annotations: SCFRB

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