Aristida purpurea Nutt.
Determiner: B. L. Turner, 2010
Jackie M. Poole 4516
Date: 21 May 2002
United States, Texas, Val Verde, Amistad National Recreation Area: Highway 277 North Campground. Sample plot no. 37. Rough Canyon Quad (1:24,000).
Habitat and Description:
Gently sloping, moderately to very gravelly (limestone) clay soils in former inundation zone; pink pappusgrass grassland mixed with silver bluestem-purple threeawn-King Ranch bluestem grassland with fall witchgrass, Bermuda grass, and Kleberg bluestem with bands of salt cedar-Roosevelt weed shrubland. With Baccharis neglecta, Tamarix ramosissima, Pappophorum bicolor, Cynodon dactylon, Dichanthium annulatum, Digitaria cognata, and Bothriochloa barbinodis. Locally common perennial to 1 m. NPS Accession No.: AMIS-00291. NPS Catalog No.: AMIS 41197. [NOTE: This specimen property of National Park Service, on "permanent" loan to TEX.].
Record Id: 886b6cdf-d109-4316-a496-90259fe59f60