Georgia Southwestern State University Herbarium
Catalog #: 00000340
Secondary Catalog #: RAN 11004
Taxon: Rhus copallina L.
Family: Anacardiaceae
Collector: Robert A. Norris   6329   
Date: 1991-07-25
Verbatim Date: July 25, 1991
Locality: USA, Georgia, Sumter, Salters Mill Rd., ca. 3.4 (air) mi. SE of Plains, Sumter Co.
31.998991  -84.351621 +-2750m.  WGS84
Substrate: Sandy clay loam
Associated Species: Prunus serotina, Prunus angustifoloia, Lonicera japonica, Tridens flavis
Description: Flower buds and reflexed petals pale yellowish green. Calyx pale green with white-margined lobes. Anthers and pollen light yellow; filaments white. Styles (3) a supressed rose hue; ovary off-white; disk greenish yellow. Panicles ascending their axes pale green with buff tints. Leaflets shiny: dark green above, much paler beneath. Rachis wings of similar color. Rachis and petiole and pale green, with dull purplish suffusion on skyward side. Subterminal twigs light grayish tan with dull refous lenticels. Bark slightly roughened, mottled, with several shades of gray. Branches restricted to crown area, some 5 to 7 ft. above ground, their spread ca. 4 ft. Slender trunck to ca. 1 inch in diam. at base.
Occurrence Remarks: A smaller individual also in bloom, was close by.
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Record Id: b4875c81-98b5-401a-b7e8-22ddf28cd38e
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Georgia Southwestern State University Herbarium (GSW)
Robert A. Norris 63291991-07-25
Catalog Number: 00000340
Latest Identification: Rhus copallina

University of Georgia Herbarium (GA)
Norris, R 63291991-07-25
Catalog Number: GA046028
GUID: 904ebd64-2d10-467a-9b42-7d8ad00d9977
Latest Identification: Rhus copallinum

Brigham Young University, S. L. Welsh Herbarium (BRY:V)
Robert A. Norris 63291991-07-25
Catalog Number: BRYV0142366
GUID: BRY:V:0142366
Latest Identification: Rhus copallinum

Clemson University Herbarium (CLEMS)
R. A. Norris 63291991-07-25
Catalog Number: CLEMS0020038
Latest Identification: Rhus copallinum
Identified by: R. A. Norris

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