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Collection Details

Species: Dalea aurea Nutt.

Fabaceae Dalea aurea Nutt.
Rebecca K. Swadek , Bob O'Kennon 307

Collection Date: 31 May 2010
Determined By: Rebecca K. Swadek
Determination Date: unknown
Institution: BRIT


Continent: North America

Country: United States of America

Region: Texas

Subregion: Wise County

Closest Town: Decatur

Locality Description: LBJ Unit 71. East of Hwy 287. West of FM730 and Old Decatur Road and south of FS 921

DD Latitude: 33.3093

DD Longitude: -97.6079


Habitat Description: Dry Walnut limestone glade at ridge top with Sida abutifolia, Cuscuta indecora, Dyschoriste linearis, Stillingia texana, Dalea tenuis, Thelespemia fillifolia, Lesquerella engelmannii, Hedyotis nigricans, Salvia texana, Schizachyrium scoparium

Soil Description: Walnut Formation. Shallow calcareous gravelly clay loam

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Calyx teeth with bristle tips. Flowers yellow, crowded, pubescent. Spikes approximately 1.5 - 2 cm wide in flower, more than 2 cm long.

Other Data

Research Site: Unit 71

Project: Flora of the Walnut Formation