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Clematis drummondii

Clematis drummondii Torr. & A. Gray

Old Man's Beard, Drummond's Clematis, Texas Virgin's Bower, Goat's Beard

Ranunculaceae (Buttercup Family)

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Clematis drummondii

Texas Virgin's Bower


Location: 1 km E of intersection of Hwy 16 & RR 3550, near Poteet.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Dry red clay & sand. Prosopis dominant in area.

Description: Perennial vine climbing by twisted petioles. Leaves pinnately 5-foliate; upper ones 3-cleft, principal lobes lanceolate. Peduncles sparely flowered, axillary or some times trichotomous. Bracted about mid-point. Sepals sericeous outwardly, 12 mm long. Sterile stamens many, 12 mm long. Achene tails to 10 cm long.

County: Atascosa
Collector: Louise Morrell
Collection Date: Jul 30, 1993
Specimen number: 9

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0475
Accession Date: Jul 30, 1993
Accession Number: 37

Annotations: DXFXA (Pistillate/ in fruit)

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