University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00396670
Taxon: Borrichia frutescens (L.) DC.
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: Robert Runyon   3351   
Date: 01 June 1935
Locality: United States, Texas, Cameron, Near Brownsville. Elev. 10 m.
Habitat and Description: Perennial; kind of plant a suffrutescent herb, occuring in alkaline situations; in salty ground; soil clay; flower solitary; color yellow rays; month Apr.; leaves oblong, spatulate, broad linear, serrate or entire; fruit covered with stout bristles; bark pale; roots perennial. Abundant. Forming large colonies.
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Record Id: 75e41df1-334e-4849-9422-9ce1af740cb1
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