University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00322644
Taxon: Helenium flexuosum Raf.
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: W. R. Carr with Matt Williams   19711   
Date: 03 May 2001
Locality: United States, Texas, Galveston, In shallow drainageway through grassland (coastal prairie), formerly hammered pasture subsequently rested for 2-3 years and burned in July 2000, E side of main N-S road just S of seawall, ca. 1.5-1.6 airmiles E of St. Rt. 146 bridge over Dickinson Bayou, at point N29¡27.631', W94¡56.936'. Texas City Preserve (TNC). Texas City Quadrangle. Elev. 3 - 4 ft.
29.467528  -94.959333
Verbatim Coordinates: 29d 27m 63.1s N; 94d 56m 93.6s
Habitat and Description: Rare, a few dozen plants observed in shallow drainageway through brownseed paspalum grassland (coastal prairie) on clayey soils over Beaumont Formation. Associates include Juncus spp., Rhynchospora spp., Sabatia campestris.
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Record Id: ed4e8b82-a0f5-439a-97a0-123871085932
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