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Clematis texensis

Clematis texensis Buckley

Scarlet Clematis, Scarlet Leatherflower, Texas Clematis

Ranunculaceae (Buttercup Family)

USDA Symbol: CLTE2
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Clematis texensis

Scarlet Leather-Flower


Location: Medina River Ranch, Gate 10, both sides of entrance road.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Half shaded by south side trees. Moist, alkaline, alluvial soil.

Description: Perennial vine trailing & clamboring, slender stemmed. Cauline leaves w/mostly 5 pairs of leaflets. Leaflets simple, 2-3 lobed, to 12 cm long, 1-2 loosely flowered. Infloresence not seen. Fruit w/achene tails plumose, 2.5 cm long.

County: Medina
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: May 13, 1992
Specimen number: 413

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0602
Accession Date: Nov 23, 1993
Accession Number: 44

Annotations: SCFXM

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