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Digital Herbaria

Bacopa monnieri

Bacopa monnieri (L.) Pennell

Herb-of-grace, Water Hyssop, Coastal Water-hyssop

Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family)

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), HI (N), PR (N), VI (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Bacopa monnieri

Coastal Water-Hyssop


Location: NE corner of intersection of Salado Creek and the low water crossing from the main base of Ft. Sam Houston to the Pershing Firing Range, San Antonio.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Rooted in mud of fresh water creek bank. Frequently flooded. Full sun.

Description: Mat forming, fleshy perennial; stems loosely ascending, to 3 dm. Leaves cuneate to narrow base, rounded at apex. Pedicels exceeding the subtending leaf. Corolla campanulate, obscurely bilabiate, lilac colored, to 10 cm long.

County: Bexar
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: Aug 5, 1994
Specimen number: 653

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0937
Accession Date: Oct 27, 1994
Accession Number: 73

Annotations: SCFRB (In flower & fruit)

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