Secondary Catalog #:
Hypochaeris radicata L.
Robert A. Norris 6853
Verbatim Date:May 30, 1997
USA, Georgia, Sumter, leslie, Lawn near office of Frank Wilson, MD, in Leslie, Sumter Co. GA
31.95586 -84.086062 +-189m. WGS84
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.)
Regularly mowed lawn.
Tifton sandy loam
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.
(Comment: These specimens appear to represent dwarfish, glabrous variants of H. radicata.) (Introd. from Eurasia.) Repl. 4. (Pollen Sample No. 207.)
Record Id: dd0812e4-f90c-437b-8813-66ba8aaebd55
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