When: 2010-07-21

Collection location: Montgomery Co., Maryland, USA [Click for map]

Who: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)

No specimen available

Growing for several weeks in mowed lawn near Metro Station under large oak. Sorry, no photo of bulb or volval remnant.

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Onset of dry

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Used references: Roody 2003 p 241, Miller 2006 p. 32, Bessette 1997 p.58

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Yes, the top three images look like “old sp. 17”….[edit]
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2012-02-12 15:52:57 CST (-0500)

I agree with David’s suggestion and reference.


Dave W
By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2012-02-11 20:01:32 CST (-0500)

You make interesting comments; all consistent with what I am seeing with this collection. I have a microscope now. Next year I will scope them and we can compare notes.

I think this is the same type
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2012-02-11 14:10:16 CST (-0500)

as I often get on a mowed grassy slope by my house. Link below includes extended commentary from ret.