Taxon:Apocynum x floribundum Greene (pro sp.) Family: Apocynaceae
Determiner: Theo Witsell (8/21/2009)
Verbatim Date: 2009-8-21
Dwayne Estes & Todd Crabtree
United States, Arkansas, Polk, Ouachita Mountains. Fourche Mountains Ecoregion. USGS Rich Mountain 7.5' Quad. Ouachita National Forest. Rich Mountain. S side of Talimena Scenic Dr. (Hwy 88), 3.5 mi. (by road) E of road up to fire tower. Just W of small pull-out.
34.65179 -94.2809 +-100m.
Vicinity of coordinates; coordinates not obtained in situ with GPS but estimated post-collection event using mapping programs. Coordinates considered accurate to within 100 m.
747 meters Verbatim Elevation:
Open roadside through high elevation hardwood forest.
Plants rhizomatous. Fresh flowers pink and white.
flower & fruit
Herbarium Sheet 1 of 2.
Uncommon and local in several small colonies.