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Celtis laevigata var. laevigata

Celtis laevigata Willd. var. laevigata

Sugarberry, Palo Blanco

Ulmaceae (Elm Family)

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Celtis laevigata var. laevigata

Sugar Hackberry


Location: N side of East-West Path, 200 m W of Oakwell Farms Pky--Oakwell Farms, San Antonio.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Common in level, alkaline soil.

Description: Tree, 8 m tall, unarmed, w/rounded crown, stems light-gray w/corky warts. Leaves alternate, entire, lanceolate-acuminate, 22 x 50 mm, medium-green & scabrous above, lighter & w/pubescent veins beneath; conspicuously veined. Petiole 4-5 mm. Fruit a globose drupe, 5 mm dia on 9 mm peduncle, solitary in the axils.

County: Bexar
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: Apr 24, 1994
Specimen number: 562

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0846
Accession Date: Jul 26, 1994
Accession Number: 63

Annotations: MXFXB (In fruit)

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