Lycium carolinianum quadrifidum (Dunal) C.L. Hitchc.
Alfred Traverse 1312
Date: 08 May 1959
United States, Texas, Aransas, Aransas National Wildlife Refuge, 0.4 mile S of headquarters. Elev. 5 ft.
Habitat and Description:
In swale between first and second beach ridges. Dark brown clayey silt with much shell fragments. Borrichia fruit., this sp., sedges complex. Shrub 1-2 m, basal diameter 1.5 cm. In colonies, up to 5 m across, dense with many upright to somewhat arching branches. Bark gray-tan, smooth. many shoots end in sharp thorns. Fruit bright red.
Record Id: d01cb283-76a6-4f20-a613-154cf80d2029