University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00391574
Taxon: Liatris elegans elegans (Walt.) Michx.
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner
Collector: Mark Mayfield   1556   
Date: 06 September 1992
Locality: United States, Texas, Freestone, 0.7 air mi due E of Freestone, along FR489, 0.6 mi E of SR80. Elev. 490 ft.
31.542778  -96.236667
Verbatim Coordinates: 31d 32m 34s N; 96d 14m 12s
Habitat and Description: Edge of small woodland patch; Schizachyrium-dominated opening with Froelichia floridana, Gaillardia aestivalis, Palafoxia hookeriana, Cnidoscolus texensis; Calvert Bluff Formation. Only 2-3 plants seen, all were similar in phylls being salmon below and lilac above. Corms globose.
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Record Id: 32afc2b4-53ad-4e6b-804d-3f4e5dae103f
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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