WIS : VP
University of Wisconsin - Madison
Catalog #: v0329848WIS
Taxon: Malus toringo (Siebold) Siebold ex de Vriese
Family: Rosaceae
Determiner: Nee, M. (2014-01-01)
Collector: Nee, M.   61579   
Date: 2014-09-05
Locality: United States, Wisconsin, Taylor, Chequamegon National Forest, Forest Road 326, just N of Forest Road 121/Beaver Creek Road, 2.1 km (by road) E of causeway over Chequamegon Waters Flowage.
45.1888889  -90.675
Verbatim Coordinates: 45° 11' 20" N, 90° 40' 30" W; T31N R02W sec07
Elevation: 390 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 390 m
Habitat: Old gravel pit, with surrounding rim planted to Pinus resinosa, P. banksiana and Caragana arborescens, the native forest with Populus tremuloides, Betula papyrifera, Alnus incana ssp. rugosa, Abies balsamea, Picea glauca. The pit mostly still open, gravel
Notes: Tight clump of much-branched stems, to 5 m tall, the largest stems to 15 cm in diameter; branches stiff and with many rigid thorny branchlets. Voucher for wood specimen, MADw. Undoubtedly originally planted, but apparently also spreading vegetatively and perhaps a few by seed. Fruit light yellow-green with red on insolated side.
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Record Id: 2cadb471-ffe1-4cfb-bfc3-b865aaf01581
Occurrence ID (GUID): 2e43c383-33ad-4c7e-8d76-cf3327193fb6
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Mary Ann Feist (mfeist@wisc.edu)
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