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Brazoria truncata var. pulcherrima (Centerville brazos-mint)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Brazoria truncata var. pulcherrima

Brazoria truncata (Benth.) Engelm. & A. Gray var. pulcherrima (Lundell) M.W. Turner

Centerville Brazos-mint, Sand Brazoria

Lamiaceae (Mint Family)

Synonym(s): Brazoria pulcherrima


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Leaf Retention: Deciduous
Leaf Arrangement: Opposite
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Shape: Spatulate
Leaf Margin: Dentate
Inflorescence: Raceme , Spike
Fruit Type: Schizocarp
Size Class: 1-3 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Blue


Native Distribution: Endemic to the Post Oak belt of east-central Texas.
Native Habitat: Open sandy areas.


Bibref 328 - Wildflowers of Texas (2003) Ajilvsgi, Geyata.

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Brazoria truncata var. pulcherrima in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Brazoria truncata var. pulcherrima in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Brazoria truncata var. pulcherrima


Record Modified: 2017-09-26
Research By: TWC Staff

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