Secondary Catalog #:
ANHC Acc#: 008692
Lythrum salicaria L.
Determiner: Theo Witsell (8/13/2015)
Theo Witsell 15-0455
Verbatim Date: 2015-8-13
United States, Arkansas, Benton, Ozark Highlands. Springfield Plateau Ecoregion. USGS Bentonville South 7.5' Quad. Bentonville. Just S of SW 14th St. 0.21 mi. E of SW I St. on E bank of creek (unnamed tributary of Little Osage Creek). N of Lake Bentonville. This site retains a number of low prairie elements and is under consideration to be some sort of hybrid conservation/recreation area. Detailed site report prepared by T. Witsell for ANHC.
Bank of creek/ditch running through degraded seasonally wet prairie (former orchard, hayfield, pasture, etc.).
Growing with Spartina pectinata, Leersia oryzoides, Sagittaria latifolia, Phalaris arundinacea, Carex vulpinoidea, C. lurida, & Persicaria hydropiperoides.
Fresh flowers hot pink. Roots removed after collection was made.
Herbarium Sheet 1 of 2.
One large clump in saturated soil at water's edge.
Record ID: 47552fa2-0b8f-4008-88ed-3ff000c5b2e1