University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00344780
Taxon: Rhynchospora colorata (L.) H. Pfeiffer
Family: Cyperaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: Robert Runyon   3979   
Date: 25 July 1945
Locality: United States, Texas, Kenedy, 1 mile north of Armstrong. Elev. 8 m.
Habitat and Description: Habit erect herb with white summit; habitat moist sandy ground; annual; perennial roots; soil sandy-loam; flowers are terminal; color whitish; odor none; month June-Aug.; leaves are linear, and mostly from below the stem; bark pale; roots creeping. Occasional in colonies in sandy-loam situations that remain moist.
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Record Id: 05860b8c-1d01-4feb-80b1-381ac5a97c7c
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