University of Texas Herbarium
Catalog #: TEX00463201
Taxon: Persicaria pensylvanica (L.) M.Gâ€"mez
Family: Polygonaceae
Determiner: B. L. Turner (TEX), 2013
Collector: W. R. Carr & Elena Pinto-Torres   32421   
Date: 21 November 2012
Locality: United States, TEXAS, Bastrop, Ca. 1.1-1.2 airmiles ENE of jct. St. Rt. 95 and F. M. 2336. Camp Swift Training Center (Texas Army National Guard). Elgin East Quadrangle. Elev. 480 ft.
30.222417  -97.299117
Verbatim Coordinates: 30d 13.345m N; 97d 17.947m
Habitat and Description: In moist fine sand in partially shaded bottom of dry pond (erstwhile stock tank) on minor drainageway, opening in post oak - eastern redcedar woodland on gentle slope underlain by Eocene sediments of the Calvert Bluff Formation, on soils mapped as deep, moderately well drained, slightly acid fine sandy loam (Axtell Series, Udertic Paleustalfs). Associates included Eclipta prostrata, Iva annua, Panicum dichotomiflorum, Paspalum 32423, Steinchisma hians, Xanthium strumarium. Peduncles glandular. Tepals pink. Common.
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Record Id: 75e67ea4-de2c-4e1e-bbfd-9f7ec96e8831
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: George Yatskievych (
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