Centaurium beyrichii (Torr. & A. Gray ex Torr.) B.L. Rob.
Mountain Pink, Meadow Pink, Catchfly, Quinineweed
Gentianaceae (Gentian Family)USDA Symbol: CEBE
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Specimen & Label Data
Centaurium beyrichii var. beyrichii
Mountain-Pink, Rock Centuary
Location: Gunsight Mountain Ranch, Tarpley.
Habitat: Seep area at base of limestone bluff. Full sun.
Description: Erect, much branched from base and above, from stout taproot (5cm) annual, 20 cm tall. Leaves linear (.5x20 mm), opposite, medium green. Infloresences crowded terminally on pedicels 3-5 mm long. Sepals linear-lanceolate,.5x8 mm, appressed. Corolla tube 10+ mm long, constricted above. Lobes pink, 4 or 5, linear-oblong. Stamens exserted.
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: Jul 18, 1992
Specimen number: 474
Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0682
Accession Date: Mar 22, 1994
Accession Number: 49 Annotations: SCXRN