Georgia Southwestern State University Herbarium
Catalog #: 00002036
Secondary Catalog #: RAN13220
Taxon: Hypochaeris radicata L.
Family: Asteraceae
Collector: Robert A. Norris   6853   
Date: 1997-06-30
Verbatim Date:May 30, 1997
Locality: USA, Georgia, Sumter, leslie, Lawn near office of Frank Wilson, MD, in Leslie, Sumter Co. GA
31.95586  -84.086062 +-189m.  WGS84
Georeference Remarks: Office likely located at 132 N. Bailey Ave. Leslie, GA (More than one generation of Frank Wilson MDs. All deceased by 2016 with practice now closed.)
Elevation: 104 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 340 ft.
Habitat: Regularly mowed lawn.
Substrate: Tifton sandy loam
Description: Perennial with fleshy root. Ligules yellow. Achenes mostly imm. Beaks, present on all achenes, were fully developed in but few of the palnts. Scapes light green, hollow, thickened upward. Phyllaries and tiny lvs. of stems similarly green, with red-purple margins and tips. Some phyllaries short-ciliate at tips.
Occurrence Remarks: (Comment: These specimens appear to represent dwarfish, glabrous variants of H. radicata.) (Introd. from Eurasia.) Repl. 4. (Pollen Sample No. 207.)
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Record Id: dd0812e4-f90c-437b-8813-66ba8aaebd55
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