Juniperus ashei ovata R.P.Adams
Determiner: Robert P. Adams, 2010
W. R. Carr with David Mahler and Amie Treuer-Kuehn 29057
Date: 02 August 2010
United States, Texas, Duval, On right-of-way on E edge Co. Rd. 101 (Old Seven Sisters Road) ca. 4.8 roadmiles NW of its jct. with Co. Rd. 103 at San Diego, or ca. 6.0 airmiles NW to NNW of St. Rt. 44 bridge over San Diego Creek. Rosita SE Quadrangle. Elev. 440 ft.
27d 50m 32.4s N; 98d 18m 1.8s
Habitat and Description:
One shrub 15ft. tall, towering over leucophyllum frutescens in medium-stature thornscrub typical of the region, on soils of the Delmita-Randado complex on gently rolling upland landscape underlain by caliche or calcareous sandstone of the Goliad Formation. No current evidence that this individual was planted or otherwise intentionally introduced to this site. Individual is next to a barbed-wire fence and under a small utility line.
Record Id: 430c0b11-8f70-49dd-a887-9f9210a37f8e