University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00391543
Taxon: Liatris elegans carrizana Gaiser
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: W. R. Carr with W. C. Bergquist   11305   
Date: 01 August 1991
Locality: United States, Texas, Atascosa, E side of US Rt. 281 0.7 roadmiles N of F. M. 536. Leming Quadrangle.
29.122222  -98.484167
Verbatim Coordinates: 29d 7m 20s N; 98d 29m 3s
Habitat and Description: Perennial to 4 ft tall; phyllaries with cornflower blue margin; disk flowers bright whites; abundant in pasture on loose sandy soil derived from Carrizo Sand. Associates include Helianthus debilis, Schizachyrium scoparium, Lechea tenuifolia, Gaillardia pulchella, Croton capitatus, C. glandulosus, Froelichia floridana, Mentzelia nuda. Adjacent woodland mostly Quercus stellata, Q. marilandica, Carya texana.
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Record Id: a3d1cf76-09f6-4273-a86c-96715caf471a
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