Taxon: Eysenhardtia texana Scheele

Genus: Eysenhardtia
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Amorpheae
Nomen number: 405966
Place of publication: Linnaea 21:462. 1848
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 09-May-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2000
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • vara dulce  (Source: F Tex) - Spanish

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Northern Mexico: Mexico Chihuahua, Coahuila, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Tamaulipas
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States Texas
    • Southern Mexico: Mexico Veracruz


  • Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  • Lang, J. M. & D. Isely 1982. Eysenhardtia (Leguminosae: Papilionoideae) Iowa State J. Res. 56:413.

Check other web resources for Eysenhardtia texana Scheele :


  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image