United States, Wisconsin, Dane, Madison. Lake Wingra Overlook Prairie (Sinaiko Memorial), University of Wisconsin-Madison Arboretum.
43.04061741 -89.43118332 +-285m.
T07N R09E sec33 SW4NE4;
Latitude/Longitude was derived from the Township, Range, Section location. This causes an imprecision.
Restored prairie, Sorghastrum nutans the grass dominant. Herb, 1--2 m tall; heads whitish (ivory), fading to very light green. Typically a deep-soil prairie and oak opening species, now rare in southern Wisconsin (see Cochrane & Iltis 2000, Atlas Wisconsin Prairie & Savanna Fl.). Typically a deep-soil prairie and oak opening species. This prairie was reconstructed by Jerry Schwarzmeier, who told TSC. that he did not plant this species. Either it was planted by Jim Zimmerman, or else it was in the seed bank or came in by itself. Sheet 4 of 4.