PFBP : Observations
Prairie Fen Biodiversity Project
Catalog #: GRF37-11
Occurrence ID (GUID): 07aabcb5-5b09-488f-b45d-1725775387e2
Taxon: Valeriana uliginosa (Torr. & A. Gray) Rydb.
Family: Valerianaceae
Collector: Clint Pogue   CP194   
Date: 2014-05-27
Locality: United States, Michigan, Jackson, Grand River Fen
42.08249  -84.46346
Elevation: 317 meters (1040ft)
Habitat: Prairie fen with sedge meadow zone common throughout, wooded fen with many tamaracks (Larix laricina); lots of Frangula alnus. Very long, narrow fen. Split by the headwaters of the Grand River. East side owned by The Nature Conservancy, west side mostly privately owned. Grand River is too deep/silty to cross without use of footbridges. Many zones in fen. Periodic shurbby zones; invasives; Phalaris arundinacea common. Area dominated by Betula pumila, Carex stricta. About 15m south of shrub line. Dasiphora, Cornus sericea common. Ground wet but not inundated; possible shrub encroachment area.
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Record Id: 07aabcb5-5b09-488f-b45d-1725775387e2
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Anna K Monfils (monfi1ak@cmich.edu)
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