University of Wisconsin - Madison
Catalog #: v0283398WIS
Taxon: Geranium robertianum L.
Family: Geraniaceae
Collector: Cochrane, Theodore S.; Cochrane, Barbara A., Perszyk, Brian J.   15528   
Date: 2013-08-18
Verbatim Date: 2013-08-18
Locality: United States, Wisconsin, Dane, Madison; SE edge of Owen Conservation Park bordering ends of cul-du-sacs (Forsythia Pl. & Elder Pl.) off Bordner Dr., 0.4 mi. S of Old Sauk Rd., 5.0 mi. (airline) W of State Capitol.
Verbatim Coordinates: T07N R08E sec24 SE4NE4;
Habitat: Trailside, overgrown Quercus alba savanna, growing under a population of Impatiens pallida w/ Circaea lutetiana ssp. canadensis, Geum canadense, Parthenocissus vitacea, Symphyotrichum lateriflorum, & seedlings of Acer negundo, Fraxinus pennsylvanica, Rhamnus cathartica, Ulmus americana, & Viburnum opulus var. opulus. Undoubtedly from plants placed in the adjacent greenway by Pamela Fonnell, 5742 Elder Pl. Mills St. (see Cochrane #15514) & Owen Park locations were both discovered by Brian J. Perszyk.
Occurrence Remarks: Spontaneous; self-seeding and spreading as a weed, forming a colony 11 X 1--3 yds. on E side of path and a second smaller population 5 yds. long farther S on W side of same path. According to Perszyk, both have been increasing from year to year. Sheet 1 of 2 sheets.
Record Id: 5c16e1ed-4a02-4aba-bcbd-64b9c1be70f2
Occurrence ID (GUID): d41a1920-47a3-42c7-893a-e9d04feb49fd
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Mary Ann Feist (mfeist@wisc.edu)
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