Georgia Southwestern State University Herbarium
Catalog #: 00001513
Secondary Catalog #: RAN13147
Taxon: Erechtites hieracifolia (L.) Raf. ex DC.
Family: Asteraceae
Collector: Robert A. Norris   6887   
Date: 1997-08-02
Verbatim Date: Aug.2, 1997
Locality: USA, Georgia, Sumter, Alongside Dry Branch, on open flat on NW side of State Hwy 118, ca. 1.8 mi SW of Leslie, Sumter Co. GA
31.933034  -84.111563 +-137m.  WGS84
Elevation: 101 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 330 ft
Habitat: Edge of thicket alongside Dry Branch, on open flat by roadside.
Substrate: Moist soil in Grady series.
Associated Species: Carex glaucescens, Ludwigia linearis, Euthamia minor, Boltonia diffusa, Proserpinaca pectinata. In thicket were persimmon, cockspur haw,
Description: Inflorescence paniculiform, ca. 4 to 6.5 ft. above the ground. Corollas discoid, their tips cream-colored. Pappus white, fluffy, conspicuous. Involucre and lvs. light green. Lvs., with a whitish midrib, were slightly paler underneath. Their max. length was ca. 10 in. Stems light green to yellowish green; lengthwise, they are lineate or finely ridged.
Occurrence Remarks: A single coarse annual at edge of thicket. Repl. 4. (Pollen Sample No. 241).
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Record Id: c6f59d2a-46f7-406d-bd6f-f3a4be7af77d
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