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Ephedra pedunculata (Vine jointfir)
Cliffe, Harry

Ephedra pedunculata

Ephedra pedunculata Engelm. ex S. Watson

Vine Jointfir

Ephedraceae (Mormon-Tea Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: EPPE

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub
Leaf Arrangement: Opposite
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Breeding System: Flowers Unisexual , Dioecious
Flower:
Fruit:
Size Class: 12-36 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Red , Yellow
Bloom Time: Feb , Mar , Apr , May
Bloom Notes: Reproduces in cones.

Distribution

USA: TX

Additional resources

USDA: Find Ephedra pedunculata in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Ephedra pedunculata in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Ephedra pedunculata

Metadata

Record Modified: 2008-07-12
Research By: TWC Staff

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