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Marcus, Joseph A.
Manfreda variegata (Jacobi) Rose
Mottled tuberose, Huaco, Manfreda, Texas tuberose
USDA Symbol: mava
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Orange , Yellow
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul
TX Native Distribution:
Chaparral & brush country, Prairie/Plains/Meadows/Pastures/Savannahs Native Habitat:
Chaparral & brush country, Prairie, Plains, Meadows, Pastures, Savannahs USDA Native Status: L48(N)
Growing ConditionsWater Use: Low
Light Requirement: Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Dry
Soil Description: Acid-based, Calcareous, Sandy, Medium Loam, Sandy Loam, Clay Loam
Showy, Aromatic, Accent tree
Attractive, Rocky hillside, Rock gardens, Perennial
garden Use Wildlife:
Nectar-moths, Seeds-granivorous birds, Seeds-Small mammals Conspicuous Flowers:
PropagationPropagation Material: Seeds
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Record Modified: 2009-10-08
Research By: TWC Staff