University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00391585
Taxon: Liatris elegans elegans (Walt.) Michx.
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: Mark Mayfield (TEX), 1993
Collector: Mark Mayfield with Martine Phaneuf   1785   
Date: 04 September 1993
Locality: United States, Texas, Angelina, Ca. 6 air mi S Zavalla and ca. 1 mi E of US 69 on blacktop forest service road parallel to and just north of the Jasper co. line.
Habitat and Description: Mixed secondary pine/harwood forest with openings along road; soils: sandy loam; scattered, uncommon in clearings, phyllaries lavender to mauve. [Note: putative parent of hybrid acidota X elegans; see Mayfield 1784 & 1782.].
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Record Id: ad2d31d9-97ad-428b-9f59-db241b7a0885
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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