Notice: Atrium is currently undergoing maintenance. During this time, some or all images may not be displayed.

Collection Details

Species: Asclepias verticillata L.

Asclepiadaceae Asclepias verticillata L.
Rebecca K. Swadek 415

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 50. 1.3 miles west of FM 730 and 5.75 miles east of Hwy 287. Just south of County Road 2361

DD Latitude: 33.3372

DD Longitude: -97.57


Habitat Description: Growing on mound of introduced Walnut Limestone soil - sandy influence. Growing with Smilax bona-nox, Echinacea cf. angustifolia, and Pediomelum sp..

Soil Description: Mapped as Paluxy Sand. Growing on introduced mounds of Walnut Limestone soil. Calcareous gravelly clay loam.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Linear whorled leaves.

Other Data

Research Site: Unit 50

Project: Flora of the Walnut Formation