GmC—Gladdice-Mimosa

 

GmC—Gladdice-Mimosa complex, 5 to 15 percent slopes, rocky

Map Unit Setting

  • National map unit symbol: kpvv

  • Elevation: 500 to 1,200 feet

  • Mean annual precipitation: 48 to 55 inches

  • Mean annual air temperature: 57 to 61 degrees F

  • Frost-free period: 190 to 205 days

  • Farmland classification: Not prime farmland

Map Unit Composition

  • Gladdice and similar soils: 40 percent

  • Mimosa and similar soils: 30 percent

  • Estimates are based on observations, descriptions, and transects of the mapunit.

Description of Gladdice

Setting
  • Landform: Hillslopes

  • Landform position (three-dimensional): Crest

  • Parent material: Clayey residuum weathered from limestone

Typical profile
  • H1 - 0 to 8 inches: silty clay loam

  • H2 - 8 to 12 inches: silty clay

  • H3 - 12 to 31 inches: clay

  • R - 31 to 41 inches: bedrock

Properties and qualities
  • Slope: 5 to 15 percent

  • Depth to restrictive feature: 20 to 40 inches to lithic bedrock

  • Natural drainage class: Well drained

  • Capacity of the most limiting layer to transmit water (Ksat): Moderately low to moderately high (0.06 to 0.60 in/hr)

  • Depth to water table: More than 80 inches

  • Frequency of flooding: None

  • Frequency of ponding: None

  • Available water storage in profile: Low (about 4.5 inches)

Interpretive groups
  • Land capability classification (irrigated): None specified

  • Land capability classification (nonirrigated): 6e

  • Hydrologic Soil Group: C

  • Hydric soil rating: No

Description of Mimosa

Setting
  • Landform: Hillslopes

  • Landform position (three-dimensional): Crest

  • Parent material: Clayey residuum weathered from limestone

Typical profile
  • H1 - 0 to 3 inches: silt loam

  • H2 - 3 to 10 inches: silty clay loam

  • H3 - 10 to 45 inches: clay

  • R - 45 to 55 inches: bedrock

Properties and qualities
  • Slope: 5 to 15 percent

  • Depth to restrictive feature: 40 to 60 inches to lithic bedrock

  • Natural drainage class: Well drained

  • Capacity of the most limiting layer to transmit water (Ksat): Very low to moderately low (0.00 to 0.06 in/hr)

  • Depth to water table: More than 80 inches

  • Frequency of flooding: None

  • Frequency of ponding: None

  • Available water storage in profile: Low (about 6.0 inches)

Interpretive groups
  • Land capability classification (irrigated): None specified

  • Land capability classification (nonirrigated): 6e

  • Hydrologic Soil Group: C

  • Hydric soil rating: No

GmE—Gladdice-Mimosa complex, 15 to 40 percent slopes, very rocky

Map Unit Setting

  • National map unit symbol: kpvw

  • Elevation: 500 to 1,200 feet

  • Mean annual precipitation: 48 to 55 inches

  • Mean annual air temperature: 57 to 61 degrees F

  • Frost-free period: 190 to 205 days

  • Farmland classification: Not prime farmland

Map Unit Composition

  • Gladdice and similar soils: 60 percent

  • Mimosa and similar soils: 30 percent

  • Estimates are based on observations, descriptions, and transects of the mapunit.

Description of Gladdice

Setting
  • Landform: Hillslopes

  • Landform position (three-dimensional): Side slope

  • Parent material: Clayey residuum weathered from limestone

Typical profile
  • H1 - 0 to 8 inches: silty clay loam

  • H2 - 8 to 12 inches: silty clay

  • H3 - 12 to 31 inches: clay

  • R - 31 to 41 inches: bedrock

Properties and qualities
  • Slope: 12 to 30 percent

  • Depth to restrictive feature: 20 to 40 inches to lithic bedrock

  • Natural drainage class: Well drained

  • Capacity of the most limiting layer to transmit water (Ksat): Moderately low to moderately high (0.06 to 0.60 in/hr)

  • Depth to water table: More than 80 inches

  • Frequency of flooding: None

  • Frequency of ponding: None

  • Available water storage in profile: Low (about 4.5 inches)

Interpretive groups
  • Land capability classification (irrigated): None specified

  • Land capability classification (nonirrigated): 7e

  • Hydrologic Soil Group: C

  • Hydric soil rating: No

Description of Mimosa

Setting
  • Landform: Hillslopes

  • Landform position (three-dimensional): Side slope

  • Parent material: Clayey residuum weathered from limestone

Typical profile
  • H1 - 0 to 3 inches: silt loam

  • H2 - 3 to 10 inches: silty clay loam

  • H3 - 10 to 45 inches: clay

  • R - 45 to 55 inches: bedrock

Properties and qualities
  • Slope: 20 to 35 percent

  • Depth to restrictive feature: 40 to 60 inches to lithic bedrock

  • Natural drainage class: Well drained

  • Capacity of the most limiting layer to transmit water (Ksat): Very low to moderately low (0.00 to 0.06 in/hr)

  • Depth to water table: More than 80 inches

  • Frequency of flooding: None

  • Frequency of ponding: None

  • Available water storage in profile: Low (about 6.0 inches)

Interpretive groups
  • Land capability classification (irrigated): None specified

  • Land capability classification (nonirrigated): 7e

  • Hydrologic Soil Group: C

  • Hydric soil rating: No

 


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