Polypremum procumbens

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Scientific Name Polypremum procumbens USDA PLANTS Symbol
POPR4
Common Name Juniper-leaf, Rustweed ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
29959
Family Tetrachondraceae SEINet Reference
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Description Habitat: Dry sandy soil in disturbed areas and waste places.
Plant: Low, mat-forming annual or perennial, 4 to 12 inches tall often with multiple ascending stems.
Leaves: Opposite, linear to narrowly oblanceolate, 3/8 to 1-inch long.
Inflorescence: One or two very small white flowers clustered at tips, less than 1/4-inch across with 4 petals.
References: Descr. adapted from SEINet.
Texas Status
Native

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