MOR : BRAHMS_19927
Morton Arboretum
Catalog #: 0009861MOR
Secondary Catalog #: 86213
Taxon: Fallopia bohemica (Chrtek & Chrtkov√°) J.P.Bailey
Family: Polygonaceae
Determiner: Wilhelm, G; Rericha, L
Collector: Swink, FA   9390   
Date: 1989-08-25
Verbatim Date: 8/25/1989
Additional Collectors: Hannon, N
Locality: United States, Illinois, Kane, Along the Milwaukee RR east of the business district in Hampshire. South of the RR.
Verbatim Coordinates: TRS: T42N R6E S22SW 1/4 and S27 - NW 1/4
Reproductive Condition: Flower: Y Fruit: N Vegetation: Y Bud: N
Occurrence Remarks: Growing spontaneously This very striking and ornamental inflorescence, coupled with HUGE leaves and an immense plant size, lead one to believe it is this species rather than Polygonum cuspidatum; even though Gray's Manual states that Polygonum sachalinense has greenish flowers.
Specimen Images
Record Id: 6192c01a-525b-474e-a8f6-e00bafb5d5aa
Occurrence ID (GUID): 6192c01a-525b-474e-a8f6-e00bafb5d5aa
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