Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00008357
Taxon: Agave scabra Salm-Dyck
Family: Agavaceae
Collector: Howard S. Gentry   23261   
Date: 1973-05-12
Additional Collectors: Rodney Engard
Locality: Mexico, Coahuila, Parras
25.443889  -102.17
Elevation: 1524 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 5000ft.
Habitat: Dry, limey, rocky slope with little soil.
Description: Small depapuperate plants, said to be always small, never flowering.
Reproductive Condition: leaf
Occurrence Remarks: Black and white photograph. Used as a medication on animals for sores and bruises, leaf juica and pulp bound over wounded place, 'maguey bronco'.
Specimen Images
Record Id: 87a0c850-608b-4164-a25b-1488e41f63ea
Occurrence ID (GUID): 87a0c850-608b-4164-a25b-1488e41f63ea
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