GMUF : Plants
George Mason University, Ted R. Bradley Herbarium
Catalog #: GMUF-0041666
Taxon: Comptonia peregrina (L.) J.M. Coult.
Family: Myricaceae
Taxon Remarks: Sweet-fern
Collector: Elizabeth McMurchie   350   
Date: 2017-05-18
Locality: United States, Virginia, Fairfax, Meadowlark Botanical Gardens Potomac Valley Collection. About 5 m southeast of southernmost, lowest elevation wooden bridge.
38.935583  -77.28115
Verbatim Coordinates: 38.935583, -77.28115
Elevation: 88 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 88 m
Habitat: At base of south-facing slope, in shade, about 1 m west of rock-lined path.
Description: Small shrub about 0.5 m tall. Fruits nutlets, in globose, burrlike structure.
Reproductive Condition: Fruiting
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Record Id: 02a7daae-56d4-4647-ba91-9550ccb6a4f0
Occurrence ID (GUID): 02a7daae-56d4-4647-ba91-9550ccb6a4f0
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