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Collection Details

Species: Liatris aestivalis G.L.Nesom & O'Kennon

Asteraceae Liatris aestivalis G.L.Nesom & O'Kennon
Rebecca K. Swadek 405

Collection Date: 17 July 2010
Determined By: Rebecca K. Swadek
Determination Date: unknown
Institution: BRIT


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: 33.3092

DD Longitude: -97.6078


Habitat Description: Growing on eroding Walnut hillslope near contact with Antlers Sand just below ridgetop glade. With Yucca arkansana, Dysodiopsis tagetoides, and Hedyotis nigricans.

Soil Description: Walnut Formation. Eroding calcareous gravelly clay loam

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Flowers purple. Perennial from cormb.

Other Data

Research Site: Unit 71

Project: Flora of the Walnut Formation