MOR : BRAHMS_27050
Morton Arboretum
Catalog #: 0025255MOR
Occurrence ID (GUID): 6dc975e6-8a41-43cf-884a-72aa5ddf1941
Secondary Catalog #: 118495
Taxon: Opuntia macrorhiza Engelm.
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Young, R'   s.n.   
Date: 1994-04-26
Verbatim Date: 4/26/1994
Additional Collectors: Duerr, J
Locality: United States, Illinois, Kane, n South Elgin, in an extinct gravel pit about 100 meters north of the Fox River, at Blackhawk Forest Preserve. On elevated patches of soil on gravel windrows, adjacent toarge boulders.
Associated Species: Lithospermum incisum; Monarda fistulosa; Antennaria neglecta; Poa compressa; Sporobolus asper; Andropogon scoparius; rubus allegheniensis; Hypericum punctatum; Rhamnus frangula; Opuntia humifusa
Reproductive Condition: Flower: N Fruit: N Vegetation: Y Bud: N
Notes: Seven or more clumps.
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Record Id: 6dc975e6-8a41-43cf-884a-72aa5ddf1941
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