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Catalog #: v0325433WIS
Taxon: Elaeagnus angustifolia L.
Family: Elaeagnaceae
Determiner: Nee, M. (2015-01-01)
Collector: Nee, M.   62201   
Date: 2015-05-31
Locality: United States, Wisconsin, Grant, Muscoda, Hwy. G, between Iowa St. and Ohio St.
43.1825  -90.4455556
Verbatim Coordinates: 43° 10' 57" N, 90° 26' 44" W; T08N R01W sec12
Habitat: Cultivated ornamental in residential area.
Notes: Small tree with two trunks, one blown over in storm in October, 2014, 20 cm in diameter, 20 years old. Voucher for wood specimen, MADw. Same individual collected with leaves, 26 Oct. 2014. In full flower, flowers dark and light yellow, sharply fragrant, very different from those of E. umbellata and not as pleasant. This is the only tree of this species I have seen in Grant County, and only one other in cultivation in Richland Center, in Richland County.
Specimen Images
Record Id: 572e54de-0f66-4d61-afd9-ec935f26fb1d
Occurrence ID (GUID): 78ad522f-a412-4378-b903-dc305969720b
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Mary Ann Feist (mfeist@wisc.edu)
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