GMUF : Plants
George Mason University, Ted R. Bradley Herbarium
Catalog #: GMUF-0041397
Taxon: Croton capitatus Michx.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Determiner: Andrea Weeks
Taxon Remarks: Woolly croton
Collector: Elizabeth McMurchie   832   
Date: 2017-08-10
Locality: United States, Virginia, Loudoun, Blue Ridge Center for Environmental Stewardship. About 5 m east of gravel road alongside Sawmill Field about 30 m south of powerline.
39.280267  -77.737267
Verbatim Coordinates: 39.280267, -77.737267
Elevation: 182 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 182 m
Habitat: Growing in tall grass in full sun near gravel road.
Associated Species: Perilla frutescens, Leucanthemum vulgare, Melilotus officinalis, Melilotus albus, Carduus acanthoides, Panicum virgatum var. virgatum, Tripsacum dactyloides var. dactyloides, Lespedeza cuneata
Description: Robust herb growing with stems densely woolly, white to fawn-colored. Staminate flowers in terminal spikes, with five white petals. Pistillate flowers capitate, without petals.
Reproductive Condition: Flowering
Occurrence Remarks: Frequent
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Record Id: 9b6bfa17-df43-4ffc-b6c6-4e710fd64be7
Occurrence ID (GUID): 9b6bfa17-df43-4ffc-b6c6-4e710fd64be7
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