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Collection Details

Species: Pediomelum cuspidatum

Fabaceae Pediomelum cuspidatum
Rebecca K. Swadek , Eric English 586

Collection Date: 22 April 2011
Determined By: unknown
Determination Date: unknown
Institution: unknown


Continent: North America

Country: United States of America

Region: Texas

Subregion: Wise County

Closest Town: Decatur

Locality Description: LBJ Unit 71. East of Hwy 287. West of FM730 and Old Decatur Road and south of FS 921.

DD Latitude: 33.3098

DD Longitude: -97.6083


Habitat Description: On eroding Walnut limestone hillslope just above Antlers Sands, one of the first things flowering after fire, one month before, growing with Lesquerella engelmannii

Soil Description: Walnut Formation. Shallow calcareouls gravelly clay loam, eroding.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Leaves palmately compound, lanceolate distributed in stem, inflorescence dense, many flowers, flowers purple/blue, pubescence appressed, long peduncles

Other Data

Research Site: Unit 71

Project: Flora of the Walnut Formation

Basis of Specimen: Preserved specimen