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Collection Details

Species: Asclepias viridiflora Raf.

Asclepiadaceae Asclepias viridiflora Raf.
Rebecca K. Swadek 712

Collection Date: 25 June 2011
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: 33.3032

DD Longitude: -97.6112


Habitat Description: Growing on eroding Walnut hillslope near contact with Antlers Sand on a mixed grass hillslope dominated by Schizachyrium scoparium.

Soil Description: Walnut Formation. Eroding shallow clay loam.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Heads nodding. Corolla 4 mm long. Leaves alternate, slightly petioled, lanceolate.

Other Data

Research Site: Unit 71

Project: Flora of the Walnut Formation