Carlowrightia texana Henrickson & Daniel
Acanthaceae (Acanthus Family)
USDA Symbol: CATE15
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Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial
Size Notes: Less than 1'
Size Class: 0-1 ft.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov
DistributionUSA: NM , TX
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Dry
Drought Tolerance: High
BenefitUse Wildlife: Nectar for Texas Cresent, Phyciodes texana. Tropical Checkered Skipper,Pygus oileus.
Nectar Source: yes
From the National Organizations DirectoryAccording to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:
Sibley Nature Center - Midland, TX
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Carlowrightia texana in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Carlowrightia texana in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Carlowrightia texana
MetadataRecord Modified: 2015-05-05
Research By: TWC Staff