Mexico 2013 Flora de San Luis Potosi y Queretaro

Voucher:AN 410

Evolvulus alsinoides (L.) L.

Location:San Luis Potosi, Cerro de San Miguelito, above Privadas de Pedregal. Canada de Lobos.
Coordinates: 22°05'34" N, 100°00'18" W Alt: 2250m

Prostrate herb 5 cm tall, woody at base. Corolla blue with white centre, saucer shaped.
Disturbed sandy area grazed by horses and donkeys. Geology: igneous rock. Open area with Poaceae.

Identification Notes: Verified with Andrew McDonald, 1993 'Flora de Veracruz Convolvulaceae' Vol. 73. Flowers pedicellate and pedunculate.

Nova, J.A. de #410      11 June 2013

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