University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00377474
Taxon: Persicaria pensylvanica (L.) M.Gâ€"mez
Family: Polygonaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2012
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Collector: Alfred Traverse   1441   
Date: 29 April 1960
Locality: United States, Texas, Galveston, Galveston Island, about 1 mi. S of West Bay, along road just W of Sweetwater Lake. Elev. 5 ft.
Habitat and Description: In roadside ditch. Moist dark brown sandy silt. Borrichia- Acacia farn. complex on bank above. Perennial herb, 20-30 cm. Rooting at nodes, sprawled on ground. Corollas w. red blush without before opening, becoming white.
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Record Id: 4db0cca0-2635-4d07-bdc0-d48ac1bd91bd
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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