University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00013516
Taxon: Leucaena retusa Benth.
Family: Fabaceae
Collector: M. C. Johnston & E. B. Kincaid, Jr.   54653   
Date: 16 May 1954
Locality: United States, Texas, EDWARDS, 8 mi. N Barksdale, on road to Rocksprings.
Habitat and Description: Not uncommon but scattered on limestone hills, with juniper, oak, sumach, etc. Slender tree, 12 ft. high, diam. at base 4 1/2 in. Stems brittle, heart wood light henna-colored, sap wood pale yellow to white, smelling like wild onion beneath bark. Flwrs. dark yellow.
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Record Id: 14cf0364-5477-4c00-afab-b03efa624b1c
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