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Collection Details

Species: Heliotropium tenellum (Nutt.) Torr.

Boraginaceae Heliotropium tenellum (Nutt.) Torr.
Rebecca K. Swadek , Brooke Byerley 1288

Collection Date: 22 June 2012
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: Botanical Research Institute of Texas. 1700 University Drive. On Living Roof.

DD Latitude: 32.7422

DD Longitude: -97.3628


Habitat Description: Section 4A with Opuntia phaeacantha, Buchloe dactyloides, Chamaesyce sp., Croton monanthogynus, Bromus japonicus, and Lolium perenne. Upper slope.

Soil Description: Introduced Soil. Native site was mapped as Aledo Series on Goodland Limestone. Calcareous gravelly clay loam.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Flowers white, solitary. Leaves linear, grayish pubescence.

Other Data

Research Site: Living Roof

Project: Flora of BRIT