University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00201523
Taxon: Borrichia frutescens (L.) DC.
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2005
Collector: James Henrickson   22852   
Date: 15 August 2002
Locality: United States, Texas, San Patricio, +/- 3 miles NE of Corpus Christi at Indian Point along Hwy. 37 to Portland. On turn off E of Hwy 37. Indian Point being a sandy spit right along highway. [databaser's note: lat/long indicated as "near".].
27.85  -97.35
Verbatim Coordinates: 27d 51m N; 97d 21m
Habitat and Description: An area with saltmarsh with Salicornia, Batis, Borrichia, Monanthochloe, Distichlis, Suaeda, Lycium, etc. Area inundated at low tide. Very common on slight rises above the tidal influence. Fls. yellow, stigmas dark yellow. To 1.5 ft. tall. Lvs. gray-green.
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Record Id: e407c540-ab43-488b-8601-ba3b1e80f04c
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