NCBG North Carolina Botanical Garden

Locations: The LOCATIONS table is similar to the PLACES table as it deals with specified areas. However, LOCATIONS records are unique because they contain accessioned plants. Thus, all LOCATIONS records define areas on the grounds of North Carolina Botanical Garden.

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Location Details

Location Number: 20
Location Name: Piedmont Habitat-Woods
Location Code: NP-Woods
Place (from Place Number): North Carolina Botanical Garden
Decimal Latitude: 35.899148,
Decimal Longitude: -79.033006
Location Level: IV
Location Type: HAB
Location Focus: SPP
Location Horticulturist (from Person Number): Liloia
Location Notes: This space was protected during Education Center construction to preserve the trees and understory. Notable among the saved plants is a grove of Vaccinium arboreum at the northern end of the space. Ken Moore was especially instrumental in the protection of these plants. As of 2016, most of this bed is preexisting natural woodland. There are some plantings at the northern and western edges.
Last Update: 2017-12-20
Publish: 1

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