General Research Observations
Occurrence ID (GUID): d02f3f60-67f9-4bf1-a3a8-8d4e40f78a6d
Taxon: Scorzonera laciniata L.
Family: Asteraceae
Collector: Tony Frates   676   
Date: 2015-05-22
Locality: USA, Utah, Salt Lake, Holladay, Across from the entrance to Normandywoods Ct. (5270 South) along the east side of 2100 East and in the strip west of the irrigation canal, City of Holladay
40.655464  -111.831574  WGS84
Elevation: 1343 meters (4405ft)
Habitat: Disturbed strip along canal dominated by ruderals
Associated Species: Other than Linum perenne (non-local genotype, introduced), co-occurrring with a veritable cornucopia of undesirable exotics including Rumex crispus, Malva neglecta, Onopordum acanthium, Dipsacus fullonum, Taraxacum officinale, Erodium cicutarium, Convolvulus arvensis, Tragopogon porrifolius, Bromus tectorum (and other non-native grasses), Cardaria draba, Sonchus asper, and with Phalaris arundinacea heavily dominating the canal banks.
Reproductive Condition: Fruit
Individual Count: 90+
Notes: Past flowering and spreading seeds; occurring along about a 30 meter continuous stretch; fully scattered within the strip from near road edge to right along the canal bank; 90 adult plants counted; invasive
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Author: Tony Frates
Author: Tony Frates
Author: Tony Frates
Record ID: d02f3f60-67f9-4bf1-a3a8-8d4e40f78a6d
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