Kathryn Kalmbach Herbarium
Catalog #: KHD00057608
Taxon: Argemone polyanthemos (Fedde) G.B. Ownbey
Family: Papaveraceae
Collector: unknown   s.n.   
Verbatim Date: collection date unknown
Locality: USA, Colorado
39.181869  -105.358398 +-380905m.
Georeference Remarks: Georeferenced to state of Colorado with marker at geographic center of state
Reproductive Condition: Flower and Fruit
Occurrence Remarks: Common on the plains and outer foothills; Alien, A hardy dryland species consisting of many cultivars, this tree is rapidly replacing native riparian species and eliminating valuable nesting sites for birds, It should be eliminated whenever possible. Russian-olive is still frequently recommended for windrow and ornamental plantings; Source: Weber, W.A. and Ronald C. Wittman, Colorado Flora: Eastern Slope. University Press of Colorado, 1996.
Disposition: Permanent Loan at U.C. Denver
Specimen Images
Rights Holder: Public Domain
Access Rights: Public Domain
Record Id: 7130ef13-fb73-4111-8226-ac87513a69e7
Occurrence ID (GUID): 7130ef13-fb73-4111-8226-ac87513a69e7
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Rick Levy, Database Associate (richard.levy@botanicgardens.org)
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