Betula papyrifera Marshall
Determiner: Nee, M. (2015-01-01)
Nee, M. 62081
Verbatim Date: 2015-04-12
United States, Wisconsin, Grant, Along Old Hwy. C, 3.6 km WSW of jct. of Hwy. 133 and Hwy. T in Blue River.
43° 10' 38" N, 90° 36' 42" W; T08N R02W sec10 NW4SE4;
Base of Wisconsin River valley bluff, well above the floodplain, edge of N-facing forest and steep road cut with younger trees than in the original forest of Quercus rubra, Q. alba, Ostrya virginiana, Carya ovata, C. cordiformis.
Tree 40 cm in diameter; bark snow white, with black marks near branches, papery-peeling. Crushed twigs with no scent. Voucher for wood specimen, MADw, the wood specimen from upper, +/- erect branch. Catkins not yet open.
Record Id: d686548d-99e3-45e8-8eb2-d3604a5dd248
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