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Indigofera miniata

Indigofera miniata Ortega

Scarlet Pea, Coastal Indigo, Texas Indigo, Western Indigo

Fabaceae (Pea Family)

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Indigofera miniata

Scarlet Pea


Location: 8.8 km W of Helotes on Hwy 16, On N side of right-of-way.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Stoney/gravelly soil, in full sun.

Description: Prostrate plant, very difficult to dig out. Stems radiate on surface from taproot. Leaves pinnately compound; flower pea-like and pink.

County: Bexar
Collector: Mike Fox
Collection Date: Apr 27, 1994
Specimen number: 88

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0787
Accession Date: May 28, 1994
Accession Number: 59

Annotations: SCXRB (In flower)

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