Sphenopholis pensylvanica (L.) Hitchc.

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Repository: NCSC
Family: Poaceae
Common Name: Swamp-oats
Primary Collector: D.B. Poindexter
Primary Collector #: 09-257
Date: 2009-05-14T00:00:00
Datum: WGS84
Reliability: Exact
Latitude: 36.560333
Longitude: -80.953194
Elevation: 822 meters


Alleghany County: Glade Creek Township, Edmonds. Located at Savannah Church Bog and Seeps. Accessed off of Chariot Ln., which enters Alleghany Co. from VA. All bogs and seeps within this ultramafic SNHA lie within a 0.5 mi N to S transect between Chariot Ln. (north boundary) and NC Hwy 18 (south boundary). Growing along the margins a of small ephemeral seep near exposed ultramafic rock, due east of large, recently constructed pond. Occasional, native perennial graminoid.


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Derick B. Poindexter
Research Botanist

Department of Biology
I.W. Carpenter, Jr.
Herbarium (BOON)
572 Rivers St.
Boone, NC 28608

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University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599-3280