Texas barometer bush
Leucophyllum frutescens (Berlot) JohnstonScrophulariaceae

common name synonyms: barometer-bush, cenizo, purple-sage, Texas silverleaf

scientific name synonyms: L. texanum, Terania frutescens Berl.

subclass: Dicotyledoneae

superorder: Asteridae

order: Scrophulariales

growth form: shrub

life history: perennial

level of invasiveness: benign

weedy in native range: No

noxious weed in the u.s.: No

type of introduction: Intentional

number of vectors: 1.0

introduced range: Europe

native range: North America, Mexico (Central America)

invasiveness notes: benign




Credits: Credits: (c) 2001-2006 J. Forman Orth