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Heliotropium tenellum

Heliotropium tenellum (Nutt.) Torr.

Pasture Heliotrope, White Heliotrope

Boraginaceae (Borage Family)

USDA Symbol: HETE3
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Heliotropium tenellum

Pasture Heliotrope


Location: Gunsight Mountain Ranch, Tarpley.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Very dry, thin, limestone soil. Full sun. Large colony.

Description: Erect, single stalk, to 2 dm tall, loosely branched above. Stalk/branches slender. Leaves linear, 5x as long as broad, narrowed both ends. Corolla funnel-form, white w/yellow throat, 6 mm long & 5 mm dia, deeply lobed.

County: Bandera
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: Jul 18, 1992
Specimen number: 466

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0674
Accession Date: Mar 22, 1994
Accession Number: 49

Annotations: SCFRN

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