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Callirhoe leiocarpa

Callirhoe leiocarpa R.F. Martin

Tall Poppymallow, Annual Winecup, Tall Poppy-mallow, Tall Poppy Mallow

Malvaceae (Mallow Family)

USDA Symbol: CALE2
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Callirhoe leiocarpa

Wine-Cup, Tall Poppymallow


Location: 75 m E of Swimming Pool-Oakwell Farms, San Antonio.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Large colony of scattered plants among Poaceae, Cirsium & other herbs. Half-day sun in a glade.

Description: Erect annual from fiberous roots, to 40+ cm tall. Leaves few, scattered, alternate, 3-6 parted, wider than long. Petioles to 6 cm, thin. Flowers solitary on naked peduncles (to 6 cm), crimson; petals-5, 2 cm long x 1.3 cm wide, slightly clawed, early deciduous, erose at summit.

County: Bexar
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: May 4, 1994
Specimen number: 587

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0874
Accession Date: Aug 23, 1994
Accession Number: 66

Annotations: SCXRB (In flower)

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