Taxon:Alternanthera sessilis (L.) R. Br. ex DC. Family: Amaranthaceae
Robert A. Norris
Verbatim Date: 1995-9-27
U.S.A., Georgia, Sumter, Just N of Jury Clarke Rd., 2.1 (odometer) mi. SE of jct. with both State Hwy. 195 and Chambliss Mill Rd., ca. 9 (air) mi. SE of Andersonville.
122 meters Verbatim Elevation:
~ 400 ft.
Several perennials on upland site. In shallow depression, sometimes ponded. Soil damp, in Grady series.
Among associates were Digitaria sanguinalis, Brachiaria platyphylla, Eclipta prostrata, Sida spinosa, S. rhombifolia, and Xanthium strumarium. Scattered trees, especially sweetgum and willow oak, were mostly dead.