Chicago Botanic Garden
Catalog #: 8513
Taxon: Scirpus pungens Willd. ex Kunth
Family: Cyperaceae
Collector: Uyen Dias, J. Epting, S. Masi   7789   
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 on west side of tracks between savanna and railroad tracks.
Habitat: Wet mesic prairie
Associated Species: Veronicastrum virginicum, Pycnanthemum sp., Phlox glaberrima interior, Lespedeza capitata, Rudbeckia hirta, Solidago altissima, Monarda fistulosa
Description: Frequent rush with brown inflorescence approx. 1/3 way down from top of culm
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Record ID: cf2d3cee-33f0-4c95-b2b4-d83f3cbf1909
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