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Digital Herbaria

Desmodium psilophyllum

Desmodium psilophyllum Schltdl.

Beggar's Ticks, Simpleleaf Ticktrefoil, Sticktights, Wright's Tickclover

Fabaceae (Pea Family)

USDA Symbol: DEPS2
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Desmodium psilophyllum

Wright Tickclover


Location: Medina River Ranch, Gate 9, 300 m inside the gate.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Deep shade. Understory of trees & shrubs. Loose, moist, alkaline soil.

Description: Erect perennial, terete, striate. Leaves alternate, unifoliate, entire, petiolate, stipitate, lance-ovate, to 21x55 mm, rounded basally, acute-mucronate apically. Infloresence a terminal raceme. Corolla pink. Loment stipitate, 4-articled (or more). Articles eliptic to obovate.

County: Medina
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: Jun 6 1992
Specimen number: 448

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0657
Accession Date: Feb 22, 1994
Accession Number: 48

Annotations: SCFXM

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