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Digital Herbaria

Acer negundo var. texanum

Acer negundo L. var. texanum Pax

Boxelder, Ashleaf Maple, Boxelder Maple

Aceraceae (Maple Family)

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Acer negundo var. texanum

Texas Boxelder


Location: Near ditch, 450 m E of new iron bridge & S of Wolfeton Way--Oakwell Farms.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Shaded by tall Quercus, Ulmus & Carya. Moist, alkaline, alluvial soil. Occasionally flooded.

Description: Sapling, 5 m tall; bark smooth, thin, green. Trunk 20 cm dia, very straight. Leaves opposite, compound (3 or 5 leaflets). Leaflets light green, 2-7 cm long, heavily veined, ovate, dentate apically. Flowers or fruit not present.

County: Bexar
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: Jun 29, 1987
Specimen number: 247

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0472
Accession Date: Jul 27, 1993
Accession Number: 36

Annotations: SXXXB

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