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Rhynchosia senna var. texana (Texas snout-bean)
Marcus, Joseph A.

Rhynchosia senna var. texana

Rhynchosia senna Gillies ex Hook. var. texana (Torr. & A. Gray) M.C. Johnst.

Texas Snout-bean, Texas Snoutbean

Fabaceae (Pea Family)

Synonym(s): Rhynchosia senna var. angustifolia, Rhynchosia texana


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


From the Image Gallery

15 photo(s) available in the Image Gallery

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Vine

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow



From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Fredericksburg Nature Center - Fredericksburg, TX
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center - Austin, TX
Jacob's Well Natural Area - Wimberley, TX

Herbarium Specimen(s)

NPSOT 0255 Collected July 27, 1992 in Kendall County by Kristina Coates
NPSOT 0861 Collected Jun 26, 1994 in Comal County by Mary Beth White
NPSOT 0635 Collected Nov 4, 1993 in Bexar County by Mike Fox

3 specimen(s) available in the Digital Herbarium

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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