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Digital Herbaria

Sideroxylon lanuginosum ssp. rigidum

Sideroxylon lanuginosum Michx. ssp. rigidum (A. Gray) T.D. Penn.

Gum Bully, Brazos Bumelia, Black Haw

Sapotaceae (Sapodilla Family)

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Bumelia lanuginosa var. rigida

Spiny Bumelia


Location: South of the East-West path, on North side of Carriage Sq--Oakwell Farms.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: In heavy, taller brush. Nominal moisture; deep, alkaline, alluvial soil.

Description: Sprawling shrub, 4 m wide x 2 m tall. Quite thorny in axils of mature leaves. Leaves alternate obovate, short petiolate; w/moderate, persistent, whitish pubesence on lower surface. Flower/fruit not present.

County: Bexar
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: Jun 5, 1987
Specimen number: 210

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0452
Accession Date: Jul 27, 1993
Accession Number: 36

Annotations: SXXXB

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