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Edwards Plateau Cornsalad (Valerianella texana)

Photo Credit: Bill Carr
  • Global Rank: G2 - Imperiled
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Caprifoliaceae
  • State: TX
  • Nature Serve ID: 145383
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 06/25/2002

Where is Edwards Plateau Cornsalad (Valerianella texana) located in the wild?


streamside schist soils



States & Provinces:

Edwards Plateau Cornsalad can be found in Texas

Which CPC Partners conserve Edwards Plateau Cornsalad (Valerianella texana)?

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Conservation Actions

Nature Serve Biotics
  • 05/02/2017

A Texas endemic, known only from igneous and metamorphic substrates in 3 counties in the central part of the state. Numbers of individuals fluctuate widely from year to year in response to rainfall.

  • 01/01/2010


  • 01/01/2010

1 population in state park locations in 3 counties

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Taxon Valerianella texana
Authority Dyal
Family Caprifoliaceae
CPC Number 4368
ITIS 35399
Common Names Edwards' Plateau Cornsalad | Texas cornsalad
Associated Scientific Names Valerianella texana
Distribution NA
State Rank
State State Rank
Texas S2
Ecological Relationships


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