Phemeranthus teretifolius (Pursh) Raf.

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Repository: BOON
Family: Montiaceae
Common Name: Appalachian Rock-pink
Primary Collector: D.B. Poindexter
Primary Collector #: 09-771
Other Collectors: James Padgett
Date: 2009-07-10T00:00:00
Datum: WGS84
Reliability: Exact
Latitude: 36.386611
Longitude: -81.033444
Elevation: 602 meters


Alleghany County: Cherry Lane Township, Roaring Gap. Located along the Upper Trailhead-Stone Mountain Loop, accessed from Ranger Rd. (SR 1186) at parking area across from SR 1100 and ca. 0.3 mi north of the Park Office on the left. Growing along the upper margins of the first large granitic rock outcrop encountered along this trail. Infrequent, native subshrub.


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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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