Selected Herbarium Specimen Details (2) Download

Family Name:Myrtaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Eugenia coronata Schum. & Thonn.
Determination History: Eugenia coronata Schumach. & Thonn.
Locality:USA. Florida. Miami-Dade Co.: Former home of David Fairchild, Coconut Grove; behind house. 26º 22’ 59” N -81º -49’ -59” W
Description:Flowers white, slightly scented. 
Reproductive State:Bud, Flower
Notes:CULTIVATED. Introduced by David Fairchild from strand near Elmina Castle, Gold Coast (Ghana); mentioned in "Exploring for Plants" on pages 548-9.
Collector:W. T. Gillis 9297
Date:23 May 1970
Accession No:97976

Family Name:Myrtaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Eugenia coronata Schumach.
Locality:USA. Florida. Broward Co.: Shooster Nature Preserve.
Description:Scandent shrub likely escaped from cultivation; flowers white, with 4 petals, many stamens. 
Habitat:Pond apple [Annona glabra] - maple [Acer rubrum] swamp in muck.
Reproductive State:Immature Fruit
Collector:J. Lange 246
  with E. Wu, M. Therrien
Date:06 Jan 2021
Accession No:302315

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