Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00044525
Taxon: Agave mckelveyana Gentry
Family: Agavaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson      
Date: 2000-05-22
Locality: USA, Arizona, Mohave County, Cultivated at Desert Botanical Garden, Maricopa Co., Phoenix, AZ. 33 degrees 27' 33'' N, 111 degrees 56' 35'' W. elevation 1100 ft; accession number 1992 1067 01, originally collected by Wendy Hodgson 6708, 5.2 miles west of Chicken Springs Road and Wickiup, Sonoran Desert Upland, 26 May 1992.
34.654167  -113.725
Verbatim Coordinates: 34d 39m 15s N; 113d 43m 30s W
Description: Rosettes single, leaves light green, firm; inflorescence paniculate, open; flowers in cluster all post-anthesis, next cluster up (1/2-1/3 up stalk) all pre-anthesis, rest further up in bud; ovary, neck, tube light chartreuse, tepals slight yellow, spreading, 27 mm across, filaments and style chartreuse-yellow, anthers yellow; flower measurements after Gentry (1982) in mm, post-anthesis: tl=33, o=16x5.7, n=3, tu=4x18, tep=13x7 (width measured towards base), 13x7 (width measured towards base), fil ins=4, fil=33, a=9 (curved), sty=41.
Cultivation Status: Cultivated
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Record Id: d87a04e4-6c0f-42dd-8138-c87ef5171f1b
Occurrence ID (GUID): d87a04e4-6c0f-42dd-8138-c87ef5171f1b
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