Sandy prairie on terrace several meters above Wisconsin River floodplain and never flooded. Flat or old stabilized dunes, with one active sand blow, with Aristida tuberculosa, Solidago nemoralis, Tephrosia virginiana, Monarda punctata, Phemeranthus rugospermus, Leptoloma cognatum, Schizachyrium scoparium. Surrounding scrubby woods with Quercus velutina, Pinus banksiana.
Small tree 5m. tall, blown down in recent storm. Voucher for wood specimen, Kw, Lw, MADw, MEXUw, RSAw ones all closed at this time, persisting for only a year or very few years.