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Collection Details

Species: Amsonia repens Shinners

Apocynaceae Amsonia repens Shinners
V. L. Cory 55089

Collection Date: 29 March 1949
Determined By: Lloyd H. Shinners
Determination Date: 6 April 1951
Institution: unknown


Country: United States of America

Region: Texas

Subregion: Wharton County

Locality Description: 2 miles west of El Campo.


Habitat Description: Pasture adjoining highway.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Aerial stems from underground stems, usually simple, about 4 dm. high.

Type citation: Field & Lab. 19:126.1951; formerly Amsonia ciliata Walt. var. texana (Gray) Coulter (V. L. Cory, 1949); Amsonia tabernaemontana Walt. var. iilustris (Woods.) Lemke (David E. Lemke, 1985)

Other Data

Project: BRIT Type Specimens