WIS : VP
University of Wisconsin - Madison
Catalog #: v0334134WIS
Taxon: Rhododendron groenlandicum (Oeder) Kron & Judd
Family: Ericaceae
Determiner: Nee, M. (2016-01-01)
Collector: Nee, M.   63097   
Date: 2016-07-20
Locality: United States, Wisconsin, Price, 19 km. ESE of Fifield, Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest, S of old drainage ditch to Riley Lake, 0.9 km SW of SW side of lake
45.8486111  -90.1788889
Verbatim Coordinates: 45° 50' 55" N, 90° 10' 44" W; T39N R02E sec24
Elevation: 480 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 480 m.
Habitat: Bog dominated by Sphagnum, Chamaedaphne calyculata, Kalmia polifolia, Ledum groenlandicum and Betula pumila, with scattered dwarf Larix laricina, Picea mariana, and Alnus incana ssp. rugosa.
Notes: Shrublets, the woody parts mostly buried in the Sphagnum and to at least 0.9 cm. in diameter and brown, the aerial stems dark gray, more slender. Voucher for wood specimen at Kw, Lw, MADw. Leaves first greenish white beneath, later ferruginous.
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Record Id: cc46ea7a-cabc-4f29-8e05-75e5f9041154
Occurrence ID (GUID): 34f8dc3d-df0e-4a88-bc47-8428d9e08217
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Mary Ann Feist (mfeist@wisc.edu)
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