University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00323889
Taxon: Triplasis purpurea (Walt.) Chapman
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: Robert Runyon   1868   
Date: 16 September 1938
Locality: United States, Texas, Willacy, Raymondville. North side. Near highway. Elev. 10 m.
Habitat and Description: Known from South Texas. Erect tufted grass. Open fields, annual. Sandy soil. Paniculate, terminal. Reddish color. Leaves linear. Not abundant in this region. Only a few plants in bloom.
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Record Id: bde89f95-a76f-49a1-b645-40b1c7dba48e
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