Chicago Botanic Garden
Catalog #: 8816
Taxon: Lactuca canadensis L.
Family: Asteraceae
Collector: S. Masi, J. Epting   640   
Date: 1996-08-21
Verbatim Date: 1996-8-21
Locality: United States, Illinois, Cook, Oxbow Prairie/Bunker Hill Forest Preserve.
Location Remarks: Oxbow Prairie/Bunker Hill Forest Preserve, Edgebrook: Caldwell Ave. south of Touhy Ave. Collected on north slope above oxbow.
Habitat: Shaded, degraded edge of wet prairie/sedge meadow of oxbowon south-facing slope
Associated Species: Quercus macrocarpa, Cirsium discolor, Gaura biennis, Solidago altissima, S. rigida, Vitis riparia, Ambrosia artemisiifolia var. elatior, Poa pratensis, Aster drummondii, Phleum pratense
Description: Tall herb with pale yellow flowers
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Record ID: cae4c5d1-9f05-413d-9683-8c05fa6cb63b
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