Juniperus communis var. depressa Pursh
Determiner: Nee, M. (2016-01-01)
Nee, M. 62902
United States, Wisconsin, Richland, 3.8 km. E of Gotham, Button Bluff, NE of Button Cemetery along CTH JJ
43° 13' 11" N, 90° 14' 36" W; T09N R02E sec34
Very steep S-facing bluff of Wisconsin River valley, with dry prairie heavily invaded by Juniperus virginiana and a few J. communis var. depressa and Populus gradidentata.
Voucher for wood speciments at Kw, Lw, MADw, MEXUw, RSAw. Wood only faintly aromatic when fresh and light colored, very different from the denser purplish-red and very fragrant wood of J. virginiana; sapwood light-colored; heartwood scarcely distinct in color, slightly darker tan. Foliage prickly; leaves produced in 2015 glaucous adaxially.
Record Id: 332a2913-a576-4b37-b432-30704e322331
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