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Rumex chrysocarpus (Amamastla)
Cliffe, Harry

Rumex chrysocarpus

Rumex chrysocarpus Moris


Polygonaceae (Buckwheat Family)

Synonym(s): Rumex berlandieri

USDA Symbol: RUCH3

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


From the Image Gallery

6 photo(s) available in the Image Gallery

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White


USA: AL , FL , LA , MS , TX

National Wetland Indicator Status

This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Wildflower Center Seed Bank

LBJWC-1243 Collected 2008-11-12 in Brazoria County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

1 collection(s) available in the Wildflower Center Seed Bank

Additional resources

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


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

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