ASU : Plants
Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: ASU0086482
Secondary Catalog #: 186529
Taxon: Agave schottii var. schottii
Family: Asparagaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   6314   
Date: 1991-07-26
Locality: United States, Arizona, Santa Cruz, Santa Rita Mountains, Agua Caliente Trail, adjacent to Rattlesnake Canyon, ca 1-1/8 mi east of trailhead and road to KZAZ TV tower.
31.698317  -110.900859 +-400m.  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: TRS: T20S R14E S15 center NW 1/4
Elevation: 1706 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 5600ft
Habitat: Above trail on rocky slope.
Associated Species: Cirsium, Ferocactus wislizenii, Echinocereus triglochidiatus, Cercocarpus montanus, Opuntia imbricata, O. engelmannii, O. chlorotica, Glandularia, Pinus edulis, Fouquieria splendens, Selaginella, Quercus grisea, Mimosa biuncifera, Erythrina flabelliformis, Amsonia
Description: Common, freely suckering. Flowers with much nectar pre-anthesis and during anthesis, slighlty angled stout ovulary lime green, tube limegreen to yellow, tepals, filaments, anthers, style bright yellow, very sweet smelling, fragrance and nectar produced diurnally.
Reproductive Condition: flowers
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Record Id: fd316fdc-374b-4d94-a84f-72c6ca5c741b
Occurrence ID (GUID): fd316fdc-374b-4d94-a84f-72c6ca5c741b
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Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium (ASU:Plants)
Wendy C. Hodgson 63141991-07-26
Catalog Number: ASU0086482
GUID: fd316fdc-374b-4d94-a84f-72c6ca5c741b
Latest Identification: Agave schottii var. schottii

University of California, Riverside Plant Herbarium (UCR)
Wendy Hodgson 63141991-07-26
Latest Identification: Agave schottii var. schottii

Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy Hodgson 63141991-07-26
Catalog Number: DES00035407
Latest Identification: Agave schottii

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