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Hamamelis virginiana
Herbarium:Eastern Kentucky University, Ronald L. Jones Herbarium (EKY)Herbarium's Specimen Details Page
Family:Hamamelidaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Hamamelis virginiana Species L.
Herbarium Name Used:Hamamelis virginiana
Locality:United States. Kentucky. Menifee: On western point of Hatton Ridge within 15 meters of sandstone outcrop and overlook. Undesignated user trail leads to lookout on this point. Ca. 1.5 km ssw of Hatton Ridge Cemetary. Ca. 0.6 km west of Hatton Ridge Road, which is typically closed to vehicle traffic. 37° 52' 46" N, 83° 42' 07" W
Description:4 parted flower. 2 pistils or one pistlil with two stigmas. Not strongley aeromatic but wood smelled of watermelon or pumpkin when fresh. Calyx and corrolla present. Calyx brown, corrolla pale dull yellow. 
Habitat:Shallow soil at sandstone outcrop.
Elevation:328 m
Notes:Associated Species: Vaccinium; Kalmia latifolia, Oxydendrum arboreum
Collector:Thomas McFadden 744
  with Carey Titus
Date:
Accession No:31234100781218

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