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Collection Details

Species: Heliotropium tenellum (Nutt.) Torr.

Boraginaceae Heliotropium tenellum (Nutt.) Torr.
Rebecca K. Swadek 474

Collection Date: 17 October 2010
Determined By: Rebecca K. Swadek
Determination Date: unknown
Institution: BRIT


Continent: North America

Country: United States of America

Region: Texas

Subregion: Tarrant County

Closest Town: Fort Worth

Locality Description: Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge. Prairie East of Confederate Park Road/FM 1886 near Gate House.

DD Latitude: 32.8289

DD Longitude: -97.4792


Habitat Description: Growing on Walnut Limestone barrens with Palafoxia callosa, Liatris mucronata, and Bouteloua pectinata.

Soil Description: Walnut Formation. Shallow calcareous clay loam.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: In fruit. Nutlets turning black.

Other Data

Research Site: Fort Worth Nature Center and Refuge

Project: Flora of the Walnut Formation