TOMPKINS COUNTY FLORA
Bassia scoparia(L.) A. Scott
Mitchell NYNYFA TCUSDA NY
accepted no accepted
Burningbush, Kochia, Mexican Summer-cypress

Chenopodiaceae

CAYUGA FLORA (1926) NOTES: In cinders near the heating plant, Agricultural College, Ithaca, 1923 (S.H. Burnham); probably not established. Adventive from Eurasia. As var. trichophila: Garbage dump at Dwyer Pond; Dryden Road, Ithaca; lighthouse road, Ithaca; probably not established. Escaped from cultivation. Native of Eurasia.


BH SPECIMENS FOR Bassia scoparia (this list may be incomplete)
 Town of Ithaca, junction of Judd Falls Road and Rte. 366, disturbed gravelly roadside, 23 Nov 1982, Wesley FRW1538 (BH 12148);
 Town of Ithaca, jct. of Judd Falls Road and Rte. 366, disturbed gravelly roadside, 23 Nov 1982, Wesley FRW1536 (BH 12147);
 Ithaca, Cornell University campus, College of Agriculture heating plant, cinders, 12 Sep 1923, Burnham 15061 (BH 1070);
 Ithaca, city dump, Lighthouse Road, 22 Sep 1921, Burnham & Wilson 13940 (BH 1068);
 Ithaca, Dryden Road, roadside, 25 Sep 1914, Eames 2242 (BH 1069);
 Ithaca, Cornell University Campus, south side of Goldwin Smith Hall, 6 Oct 1917, Gershoy (BH 1071);
 Dryden, about 3 miles east of Ithaca, 78 Dodge Road, in collector's back yard in the vicinity of his winter bird feeder, weed, 28 Aug 1982, Hyypio 2509 (BH 15332);
 Ithaca, Lehigh Railroad yard, along tracks, 29 Aug 1941, Muenscher & Winne 20381 (BH 15331);
 Town of Ithaca, jct. of Judd Falls Road and Rte. 366, disturbed gravelly roadside, 23 Nov 1982, Wesley FRW1535 (BH 12146);
 Town of Ithaca, jct. of Judd Falls Road and Rte. 366, disturbed gravelly roadside, 23 Nov 1982, Wesley FRW1537 (BH 12145);
 Ithaca, Cornell University Campus, along west side of Martha Van Rensselaer Hall, new lower wing, dry exposed soil, 24 Aug 1982, Wesley FRW1435 (BH 1067);
 Ithaca, along roadside at entrance to Stewart Park, gravelly disturbed (and prob. salted) bare soil, 5 Aug 1982, Wesley FRW1558 (BH 12149);

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