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Marcus, Joseph A.
Croton alabamensis var. texensis Ginzbarg
Texabama croton, Texas Alabama croton
USDA Symbol: CRALT
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Shrub Flower:
Flowers in 6 inch head Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Feb , Mar , Apr , Sep , Oct
TX Native Habitat:
Central Texas canyons USDA Native Status: L48(N)
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Medium
Light Requirement: Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Dry
Soil Description: Clay Loam, Limestone-based.
BenefitUse Ornamental: Understory
Conspicuous Flowers: yes
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
- Austin, TX
Wildflower Center Seed BankLBJWC-SJN-1
Collected 2009-06-05 in Travis County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
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Record Modified: 2010-01-25
Research By: TWC Staff