University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00391524
Taxon: Liatris elegans carrizana Gaiser
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: Mark Mayfield   1151   
Date: 30 September 1991
Locality: United States, Texas, Medina, Ca. 3.5 miles E of Devine center; from I-35 frontage road north 0.8 miles of FM 173, thence east on dirt rd ca. 3.0 miles to a 90 degree bend in the road to the south. South side of road.
Habitat and Description: In grassy sandy field with Eriogonum multiflorum, Schizachyrium scoparium, Cnidoscolus and Opuntia. Several erect stems to 2 meters tall; corms elongate fusiform; roots extending beyond 25 cm deep in very loose sand; bracts lavender-purple.
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Record Id: 6e47ae07-9fbe-49c2-ba78-0f9f496c60b9
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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