Chicago Botanic Garden
Catalog #: 8517
Taxon: Calamagrostis canadensis (Michx.) P. Beauv.
Family: Poaceae
Collector: Uyen Dias, J. Epting, S. Masi   7784   
Date: 1996-07-02
Verbatim Date: 1996-7-2
Locality: United States, Illinois, Cook, Burnham Prairie.
Location Remarks: Burnham Prairie, Calumet Park at Alice St. and railroad tracks two blocks north of State St. Collected southeast edge of bur oak savanna.
Habitat: Wet mesic area at prairie/bur oak savanna edge
Associated Species: Quercus macrocarpa, Vicia americana, Veronica strumvirginicum, Pycnanthemum sp., Tradescantia ohiensis, Rudbeckia hirta, Achillea millefolium, Phlox glaberrima interior
Description: Tall, dominant grass with pale pink inflorescence
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Record ID: 13a054cf-f3a8-4b74-bdb5-a399252a072b
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