University of Arkansas Herbarium
Catalog #: UARK042791
Taxon: Portulaca pilosa L.
Family: Portulacaceae
Collector: Edwin B. Smith   1763   
Date: 1973-08-16
Verbatim Date: 1973-8-16
Locality: United States, Arkansas, Benton, By Beaver Lake, near Pleasure Heights at Martin's Bluff (ca. 10 mi. NE of Springdale).
36.239321  -94.023058 +-424m.  WGS84
Georeference Remarks: Pleasure Heights located on Bing Maps as being the small sub-division east of Marvin's & Martin Bluff. Again with uncertainty of the spelling of Martin's Bluff vs Marvin's or Martin Bluff marker placed between both locations and area of uncertainty enlarged to enclose both bluffs toward Pleasure Heights.
Habitat: Common in sandy soil over sandstone outcrops. Few plants in flower. Petals rose-purple. Associated with Crotonopsis elliptica, Diodia, Heliotropium, etc.
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Record ID: b9abedea-b1a1-48ba-8f8e-8bd3206408e7
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