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Collection Details

Species: Saururus cernuus L.

Saururaceae Saururus cernuus L.
Tiana F. Rehman , Keri Barfield, Brooke Byerley, Kim Norton, Bob O'Kennon, Will Godwin 391

Collection Date: 27 June 2011
Determined By: R. O'Kennon
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 and in the shallows of the water. Full sun.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Erect herb with spikes of white flowers that droops at the tip sitting above dark green cordate leaves. Growing with: Cuscuta, Brunnichia ovata, Mikania scandens, Rubus, Sagittaria, Ambrosia, Cephalanthus occidentalis, Utricularia gibba. Common.

Min. Height: 0.5 m

Other Data

Research Site: West End Preserve, Franklin County Historical Association

Project: Flora of Franklin County, Texas