Central Michigan University Herbarium
Catalog #: CMC00018644
Taxon: Epilobium coloratum Biehler
Family: Onagraceae
Collector: Rachel Hackett & Hillary Karbowski   RHHK652   
Date: 2012-08-12
Locality: United States, Michigan, Livingston, Little Appleton Lake Fen
42.50841  -83.83805
Elevation: 239 meters (784ft)
Habitat: The fen is less than 30 acres surrounding the lake. There are shruby patches of Cornus, Toxicodendron vernix, birch, and aspen, and large patches of Typha and Phragmites. There are many streams 1m wide, one larger one on the north side of the stream. Evidence of maintenence with burn piles and woody cuttings. 100m from Appleton Lake, 25m northwest of stream. Evidence of cut and burn in area, herb with saplings and some taller trees. Ground wet, black, not tussocky.
Description: Population - 30-70cm tall, flowering, clumped, widespread.
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Record Id: 35549046-e11f-44b2-9d7b-3fb7edd30d9e
Occurrence ID (GUID): 35549046-e11f-44b2-9d7b-3fb7edd30d9e
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