Secondary Catalog #:
ANHC Acc#: 008724
Dichelostemma congestum Kunth
Determiner: Theo Witsell (5/18/2005)
Theo Witsell 05-0445
Verbatim Date: 2005-5-18
Sarah Nunn & Johnnie Gentry
United States, Arkansas, Pope, Arkansas Valley. Arkansas Valley Hills/Arkansas Valley Plains Ecoregion boundary. USGS Russellville East 7.5' Quad. 3 mi. E of Russellville. N side of I-40, 0.7 mi. E of Bradley Cove Rd. (Hwy 331) bridge. We were tipped off to this site by Dr. Gary Tucker of Russellville.
35.27727 -93.08197 +-100m.
Vicinity of coordinates; coordinates not obtained in situ with GPS but estimated post-collection event using mapping programs. Coordinates considered accurate to within 100 m.
Steep, grassy road embankment along interstate.
Fresh flowers bluish-purple.
Herbarium Sheet 1 of 1.
Locally common. Hundreds, maybe thousands. Clearly naturalized. Very obvious along road. There are a lot of persisting-after-cultivation ornamental plants in this area (Yucca, Narcissus, etc.) but these are clearly naturalized.
Record ID: bb52cda7-635e-4401-9203-68262e00ca00