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Collection Details

Species: Mikania scandens (L.) Willd.

Asteraceae Mikania scandens (L.) Willd.
Tiana F. Rehman , Bob O'Kennon, Keri Barfield, Kim Norton, Brooke Byerley, Will Godwin, Steve Holm 388

Collection Date: 27 June 2011
Determined By: T. Rehman
Determination Date: 27 June 2011
Institution: BRIT


Continent: North America

Country: United States of America

Region: Texas

Subregion: Franklin County

Locality Description: West End Preserve (Franklin County Historical Association). About 10 miles south of Mt. Vernon, on the east side of Hwy 37. On north edge of marshy pond area along Cypress Creek.

DD Latitude: 33.0289

DD Longitude: -95.2613

Coordinate uncertainty: 1 m


Habitat Description: On edge of Beaver Pond/Marsh, at the edge of the water. Full sun.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Vine with whitish-pink flowers (darker pink towards base of petals) growing on vegetation to a height of 1.5m. Growing with: Cuscuta, Saururus cernuus, Brunnichia ovata, Rubus, Sagittaria, Ambrosia, Cephalanthus occidentalis, Utricularia gibba. Common.

Other Data

Research Site: West End Preserve, Franklin County Historical Association

Project: Flora of Franklin County, Texas