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Digital Herbaria

Ceanothus herbaceus

Ceanothus herbaceus Raf.

Prairie Redroot, Smaller Redroot, Small Redroot, Inland Ceanothus, Fuzzy Ceanothus, Jersey Tea, Redroot

Rhamnaceae (Buckthorn Family)

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

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Specimen & Label Data

Ceanothus herbaceus



Location: Heurmann Rc., 23 m E of SW corner of Friedrich Wilderness Park property. Growing in fence line.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Gravelly; full sun; limestone. Single plants.

Description: Medium sized woody shrub. Deciduous. Small white flowers in umbeis at tips of stems. Stems reddish. Simple leaves appear to have brown grains of sand along dentate margins. Somewhat showy.

County: Bexar
Collector: Lottie Millsaps
Collection Date: Mar. 28, 1992
Specimen number: 152

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0500
Accession Date: Aug. 24, 1993
Accession Number: 39

Annotations: SCX-13. Buckthorn

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