University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00400512
Taxon: Ehretia anacua (Teran & Berl.) I.M. Johnston
Family: Boraginaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: Robert Runyon   3227   
Date: 10 March 1940
Locality: United States, Texas, Cameron, Brownsville, near Mercy Hospital on resaca bank. Elev. 10 m.
Habitat and Description: Habit: a large or small tree. Habitat: high ground near resacas. Perennial. Soil: clay. Flowers: clusters on tips of twigs. Color: white. Odor: fragrant. Leaves: elliptic, rough to the touch, cuspidate. Fruit: a small drupe. Bark: fissured. Roots: deep seated. A splendid ornamental or shade tree. It produces flowers and fruit twice annually.
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Record Id: 4608be9a-5b32-4881-8179-ade90f99fdc4
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