PFBP : Observations
Prairie Fen Biodiversity Project
Catalog #: MTH21-2
Taxon: Lycopus uniflorus Michx.
Family: Lamiaceae
Collector: Rachel Hackett & Hillary Karbowski   RHHK650   
Date: 2012-08-14
Locality: United States, Michigan, Jackson, Mt Hope Road Fen
42.3082  -84.20504
Elevation: 261 meters (856ft)
Habitat: Prairie fen dominated by Carex, Asteraceae, and grasses but encroachment by shrubs (Rubus, Cornus, Betula, Toxicodendron vernix). A few pockets and walls of shrub-carr and wooded fen. Evidence of some management. Hummocky in areas from Carex stricta, other areas dominated by other Carex and Dasiphora fruticosa. 2m west of Phragmites/shrub wall near center of fen. In the middle of a Betula pumila, Salix, Toxicodendron vernix, and Carex thicket. Ground very tussocky, mossy and has standing water.
Description: Population - No flowers, scarce, Mentha more abundant, but not in quadrat. Smells like pine.
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Record Id: f666e6f2-9912-4693-ad3a-d08640b3aaa6
Occurrence ID (GUID): f666e6f2-9912-4693-ad3a-d08640b3aaa6
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