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Place (from Place Number): North Carolina Botanical Garden
Garden (from Garden Number): Piedmont Habitat
Location Grid: Diabase
Location Number: 21
Location Code: NP-Diabase
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
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