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Collection Details

Species: Ceanothus herbaceus Raf.

Rhamnaceae Ceanothus herbaceus Raf.
Rebecca K. Swadek 539

Collection Date: 25 March 2011
Determined By: R. 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: Army Corps of Engineers Property E of Benbrook Lake. 500 meters WSW of pull off. 450 meters drictly W of Old Granbury Road

DD Latitude: 32.6241

DD Longitude: -97.4269


Habitat Description: Eroding hillslope hollow. Mixed grass prairie dominated by Little Bluestem. Muhly seeps are common in the hollow. Ephemeral stream runs through the center of the hollow. Sparse trees and shrubs.

Soil Description: Calcareous sandy clay loams overlaying Duck Creek Limestone. Open prairie with Schizachyrium scoparium and Muhlenbergia reverchonii.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Tree. Young. Horribly fragrant. Flowers white. Leaves three veined.

Other Data

Research Site: USACE E Side of Benbrook Lake

Project: Flora of Tarrant County, Texas