University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00441930
Taxon: Sorghum halepense (L.) Pers.
Family: Poaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2006
Collector: Alfred Traverse   1420   
Date: 28 June 1960
Locality: United States, Texas, Fort Bend, Sugarland, N bank of Oyster Creek, 150 m E of 1st-Main Street intersection. Elev. 55 ft.
Habitat and Description: On bank ca. 0.2 m above and 2 m back from water. Brown clay. Perennial herb. 0.9-1.2 m. In clumps of single plants, tufted to slight extent. Badly infected with smut, nearly all caryopses full. Green glumes with reddish tinge.
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Record Id: c135ab73-38b0-4499-a175-6b94db852c60
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