University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00402286
Taxon: Nicotiana obtusifolia Mertens & Galeotti
Family: Solanaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2007
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Collector: Robert Runyon   2595   
Date: 13 April 1941
Locality: United States, Texas, Starr, Between Sullivan City and Rio Grande. Elev. 50 m.
Habitat and Description: Known from Starr County, an erect, viscid, annual herb on open ground and gravel hills and clay loam soil. Flowers are in terminal panicles, pale yellow, odorless. Leaves are oblong-spathulate, very viscid. Fruit a capsule; frequent on the gravel hills in Starr County.
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Record Id: d6ef5539-15f9-47ae-a947-f861bb35f99e
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