Botanical Research Institute of Texas, Philecology Herbarium
Catalog #: BRIT476719
Occurrence ID (GUID): b2496d11-ec92-4a9b-a9b6-bef73ddfdfff
Taxon: Gaillardia pulchella Foug.
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: Dan Caudle (6/1/2018)
ID Remarks: Common name: Indian blanket
Collector: Kelly R. Carroll   8   
Date: 2018-06-01
Verbatim Date: 1 June 2018
Additional Collectors: Dan Caudle
Locality: United States, Texas, Tarrant, Fort Worth, General Collection Area: All Saints' Episcopal School property, between I-20 frontage road and Normandale St., extends 90m east of school guardshack.. Hill on northeast corner of area by I-20 frontage road above drainage area, semi-disturbed prairie remnant.
32.73431  -97.491  WGS 84
Elevation: 238 meters Verbatim Elevation: 238 m
Habitat: Growing in generally full-sun, semi-disturbed area of remnant prairie.
Substrate: dry silty substrate
Description: Herbaceous stems 0.5m tall, branching at inflorescences; hairs on stems and leaves' midribs; leaves long and straight, semi-oblong, alternate all the way up to inflorescence; inflorescence begins as puff of yellow, spiky material with brown center, develops into red petals with yellow tips around outside, dark red center with yellow-orange undertones.
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Rights Holder: Botanical Research Institute of Texas
Record ID: b2496d11-ec92-4a9b-a9b6-bef73ddfdfff
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