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Collection Details

Species: Justicia americana (L.) Vahl

Acanthaceae Justicia americana (L.) Vahl
Rebecca K. Swadek , Bob O'Kennon 261

Collection Date: 31 May 2010
Determined By: unknown
Determination Date: unknown
Institution: unknown


Continent: North America

Country: United States of America

Region: Texas

Subregion: Wise County

Closest Town: Rhome

Locality Description: Rhome. 0.4 miles W of Hwy 287, just N of Hwy 114.

DD Latitude: 33.059

DD Longitude: -97.4854


Habitat Description: In ephemeral stream on limestone glade with Allium fraseri, Lolium perenne, Dicanthelium acuminatrum, Pyrrhopappus pauciflorus, Juncus texanus

Soil Description: Walnut Formation. Seepy, shallow calcareous gravelly clay loam

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Trailing moist area, 2-lipped white corollas, inconspicuous. 5-lobed calyx, flowers in spikes, dense. Sessile leaves.

Other Data

Research Site: Rhome Site

Project: Flora of the Walnut Formation