University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00329328
Taxon: Aristida purpurea Nutt.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: Robert Runyon   1898   
Date: 24 September 1938
Locality: United States, Texas, CAMERON, On Loma near Boca Chica. Elev. 2 m.
Habitat and Description: Erect tufted grass with feathery top. Open dry situations. Perennial. Soil: clay. Flowers: terminal racemes of soft blue-like flowers. Leaves: linear, leafy below and above. Abundant in a sandy top soil on clay.
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Record Id: acf7e2ab-5f40-4bde-96b3-f695842077d0
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