Garrya ovata Benth. ssp. lindheimeri (Torr.) Dahling
Lindheimer's Silktassel, Lindheimer Silktassel, Lindheimer's Garrya, Lindheimer Garrya, Mexican Silktassel, Mexican Garrya, Eggleaf Silktassel, Eggleaf Garrya
Garryaceae (Silk Tassel Family)USDA Symbol: GAOVL
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Specimen & Label Data
Silk Tasssel (Lindheimere's
Location: Friedrich Wilderness Park. Main Loop up from brick path, E side.
Habitat: Semi-shade, rocky soil, but rich; with Live Oaks, Elbow-Bush, Fragrant Sumac.
Description: Tall evergreen shrub to small tree. Upper leaves leathery, dark green; underside somewhat fuzzy. Flowers insignificant--mainly maroon stigma is observed; fruit 6 mm, round, two-celled; dark purple/black.
Collector: Lottie Millsaps
Collection Date: Apr 18, 1992
Specimen number: 169
Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0512
Accession Date: Aug 24, 1993
Accession Number: 39 Annotations: DXF-B (Pistillate) garrya ovata ssp lindheimeri Torr. Pistillate Det. Harry Cliffe, Jan 25, 1995.