Thomas M. Pullen Herbarium
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Pullen Herbarium Specimen Database Search Results
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Result Number:1 Herbarium Acronym: MISSA Accession: 32605 Annotated: No
Scientific Name: Pueraria lobata (Willd.) Ohwi Family: Fabaceae
Accepted Name: Pueraria montana (Lour.) Merr. var. lobata (Willd.) Maesen & S. Almeida Common Name: kudzu
State: Mississippi County: Chickasaw Natural Area: No Data
Date (mm-dd-yyyy): 8-10-2003 Collector: M. Fishbein Collector Number: 5237
Habitat: Elev. 115 m. Disturbed secondary hardwood forest edge with Acer negundo, A. barbatum, Gleditsia triacanthos, Cornus asperifolia, Cercis, Celtis laevigata, Ulmus rubra, Smilax, Ambrosia artemisiifolia, A. trifida, Lactuca, (cont below)
Locality: East side of Davis Lake, at levee, along Chickasaw County Rd 123, 0.3 mi S of jct Co Rd 124, Pontotoc Ridge Region. Also found w/ Helianthus microcephalus, Verbesina virginica.
Comments: Robust herbaceous vine, banner pink-violet with yellow spot, wings deep red-violet, keel pink-violet, fragrant; abundant, blanketing trees, shrubs, the forest floor and roads. Col w/ M. Parks, C. Doffitt
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