University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00446362
Taxon: Persicaria pensylvanica (L.) M.Gâ€"mez
Family: Polygonaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2012
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Collector: W. R. Carr and Debbie Benesh   24476   
Date: 05 May 2006
Locality: United States, Texas, Jim Wells, E side of N-S runway at Naval Auxiliary Landing Field Orange Grove, N of El Caro Creek, ca. 2.7-2.8 airmiles E of jct. US Rt. 281 and Co. Rd. 220, at N27o53'17.9", W098o02'39.5". San Diego NE Quadrangle. Elev. 210 ft.
27.888306  -98.044306
Verbatim Coordinates: 27d 53m 17.9s N; 98d 2m 39.5s
Habitat and Description: Perianth pink; rare in dry cracked clay in bottom of pond (empty during drought) in bottom of large borrow pit on otherwise nearly level to gently sloping upland underlain by calcareous sandstone of the Lissie Formation. Associates include Alternanthera sp., Aster spinosus, Echinodorus berteroi, Eragrostis reptans, Glinus radiatus, Helenium micro-cephalum, Heliotropium procumbens, Parkinsonia aculeata, Par-thenium hysterophorus, Phyla nodiflora, Rumex chrysocarpus, Salix nigra seedlings,, Schoenoplectus californicus, Typha domingensis.
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Record Id: ea96acf7-d927-4d5a-b5d3-b769a76f2bec
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