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Celtis laevigata var. texana (Texan sugarberry)
Richardson, Charmaine

Celtis laevigata var. texana

Celtis laevigata Willd. var. texana Sarg.

Texan Sugarberry, Texas Sugar Hackberry

Ulmaceae (Elm Family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Tree
Leaf Retention: Deciduous
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Shape: Lanceolate , Obovate
Leaf Base: Oblique
Inflorescence: Axillary
Fruit Type: Drupe
Size Notes: Up to about 60 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Green
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May


USA: AR , IL , KS , MO , NM , OK , TX

Additional resources

USDA: Find Celtis laevigata var. texana in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Celtis laevigata var. texana in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Celtis laevigata var. texana


Record Modified: 2023-01-13
Research By: TWC Staff

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