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: 21
Location Name: Piedmont Habitat-Diabase
Location Code: NP-Diabase
Place (from Place Number): North Carolina Botanical Garden
Decimal Latitude: 35.899048
Decimal Longitude: -79.033211
Location Level: IV
Location Type: HAB
Location Focus: SPP
Location Horticulturist (from Person Number): Liloia
Location Notes: This bed represents a diabase glade which is a rare plant community found on mafic soils. Pennys Bend Nature Preserve in Durham contains an example of a diabase glade. There are a number of rare plant species in this bed including federally endangered Echinacea laevigata and the recently described Marshallia legrandii.
Last Update: 2017-12-20
Publish: 1

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