Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 08128 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Polypremum procumbens L.
Common name   juniper leaf
D. Tilley   2232  
Coll. Date 29 August 2001 
United States
Alachua County
Locality Highway 26, ca 5 mi E of Gainsville, just E of Gum Root Park entrance.
Habitat Notes Mesic hardwood hammock. Acer, Quercus, Liquidamber community 
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 29° 40'  45" N, 82° 14'  3" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Polypremum procumbens L.

Common Name(s): juniper leaf.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=29959, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Scrophulariales
                                Family: Buddlejaceae
                                    Genus: Polypremum
                                        Species: Polypremum procumbens


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 08128s1.jpg

Nearby Accessions

  There are no nearby accessions.


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Copeland Settlement (Populated Place) Alachua County, FL 0.6 mi. W 92  Orange Heights 
Gum Root Swamp (Swamp) Alachua County, FL 1.1 mi. N 66  Orange Heights 
New Beginnings Church of God by Faith (Church) Alachua County, FL 1.3 mi. W   Gainesville East 
Little Hatchet Creek (Stream) Alachua County, FL 1.4 mi. NW   Gainesville East 
Newnans Lake Church (Church) Alachua County, FL 1.3 mi. W 115  Gainesville East 
Patrick Cemetery (Cemetery) Alachua County, FL 1.4 mi. W 108  Gainesville East 
Hatchet Creek (Stream) Alachua County, FL 1.5 mi. E   Gainesville East 
Sunland Center State Park (Park) Alachua County, FL 1.9 mi. S 72  Orange Heights 
Newnans Lake Homesites (Populated Place) Alachua County, FL 2 mi. S 75  Orange Heights 
Gainesville State Work Camp (Building) Alachua County, FL 2.1 mi. SW   Gainesville East 
North Florida Evaluation and Treatment Center (Building) Alachua County, FL 2.3 mi. SW   Gainesville East 
Saint Johns Church (Church) Alachua County, FL 2.5 mi. N 157  Gainesville East 
Alachua Hillcrest Memorial Park (Cemetery) Alachua County, FL 2.5 mi. SW 108  Gainesville East 
Newnans Lake (Lake) Alachua County, FL 2.6 mi. S 66  Orange Heights 
Gainesville Regional Airport (Airport) Alachua County, FL 2.4 mi. W 128  Gainesville East 
Christ United Methodist Church (Church) Alachua County, FL 2.6 mi. SW   Gainesville East 
Ruthland (Populated Place) Alachua County, FL 2.8 mi. SW 121  Gainesville East 
Alachua Army Air Field (historical) (Military (Historical)) Alachua County, FL 2.7 mi. W   Gainesville East 
Morningside Nature Center (Park) Alachua County, FL 3 mi. SW   Gainesville East 
Lake Forest Elementary School (School) Alachua County, FL 3.1 mi. SW 115  Gainesville East 


Taxon Links for species Polypremum procumbens  L.

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

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