Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory
Catalog #: RMBL0009589
Taxon: Saxifraga flagellaris subsp. crandallii (Gand.) Hulten
Family: Saxifragaceae
Determiner: Williams, Charles F. (2010)
Taxon Remarks: Hirculus platysepalus ssp. crandallii of Weber and Wittmann (2012).
ID References: Colorado Flora 3rd ed.
Collector: Williams, Charles F.   2010-0162   
Date: 2010-07-11
Locality: United States, Colorado, Gunnison, Irwin. Mount Owen, ridge just above saddle with Ruby Mountain.
38.90137  -107.12861 +-100m.  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: NE1/4 S29 T13S R87W; lat: 38.90137 N; long: 107.12861 W
Elevation: 3784 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 12415ft.
Habitat: Rocky alpine meadow and grassland, with patches of loose scree and gravel. Alpine meadow and scree community including: Silene acaulis, Phacelia sericea, Claytonia megarhiza, Polemonium viscosum, Hymenoxys grandiflora, Acomastylis rossii, and Trifol
Description: Flowering stalks ~ 6? tall, from basal rosette. Flowers large, yellow. Leaves fleshy, but not as much so as Sedum which they resemble. Full bloom. Uncommon.
Reproductive Condition: Flower
Specimen Images
Record Id: faeb197d-8b6d-40e4-9ee1-28bfc1d40593
Occurrence ID (GUID): faeb197d-8b6d-40e4-9ee1-28bfc1d40593
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: C.F. Rick Williams, Curator (willcha2@isu.edu)
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