Observation  Detail   we615 
Plant Name   Limonium ramosissimum ssp. provinciale   Algerian sealavender
Date 2011-08-02
Observer Mike Perlmutter     (PROFILE)
Source:Bay Area Early Detection Network
Natural Status wild
County Alameda
Coordinates 37.88902,-122.31026: LOCATION CLOSEUP   
Elevation 1 meter
Location Upland ecotone of tidal marsh near the mouth of Cordonices Creek. Accessed through a break in the fence along Buchanan St. just west of the freeway. The infestation runs in scattered patches that range up to about where a spit just to the north.
Notes In 2011 2 groups of 10 Friends of 5 Creeks volunteers hand-removed this infestation during 2 hours (40 person hours). The patches were dense, with many seedlings establishing underneath mature flowering plants. In 2012 F5C followed up with 12 people for 2 hours (24 person hours) and removed all the plants. On June 4, 2013 F5C followed up with 12 people for 1.5 hours (18 person hours) and removed all the plants here (going west along the shore to the spit that juts north below the burrowing owl habitat) and
Habitat Wetland
Gross Area 5000 Square Meters
Number of Plants 1+Phenology Flowering
OrganizationEarly Detection Network
Location Quality HIGHWhat Grows Here? (at this location)
Location Accuracy 10  square meters
Calflora ID we615 View this record in  
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Added to Calflora 2011-08-03

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Digging and pulling out Algerian sea lavender

Photo © 2011
Michael Perlmutter

Renee with large Algerian sea lavender plant

© 2011
Michael Perlmutter

About 10 large bags of Algerian sea lavender removed from the marsh

© 2011
Michael Perlmutter

© 2011
Elizabeth Brusati

© 2011
Elizabeth Brusati

© 2011
Michael Perlmutter

Friends of 5 Creeks group 2012

© 2012
Michael Perlmutter

Friends of 5 Creeks group 2013

© 2013
Michael Perlmutter
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