Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00085283
Taxon: Yucca madrensis Gentry
Family: Agavaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   30887   
Date: 2016-07-19
Additional Collectors: Andrew Salywon, Chris Roll
Locality: USA, Arizona, Cochise County, Coronado National Forest, along Pinery Canyon Road east of turnoff to Chiricahua National Monument.
31.971161  -109.336896
Verbatim Coordinates: 12S 657148E 3538447N
Elevation: 1697 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 5569 ft
Habitat: Juniper-Arctostaphylos-Quercus association, on edge of small drainage, burned in 2011.
Substrate: Gravelly alluvium.
Associated Species: Nolina microcarpa, Quercus emoryi, Quercus grisea, Arctostaphylos, Desmodium, Xanthisma spinulosum, Linum neomexicanum.
Description: Occasional, stems 4, one with flowers, with trunk, ca 1-3/4 m tall, inflorescence short paniculate, dense, compact, ca 1/3 m long, extending into leaves, flowers with tepal fusion at base 5 mm, outer tepals cream-white with purple tip, 23(l) x 13(w) mm, inner tepals cream-white with purple tip, 23x14 mm, filaments white, 9+14 mm, anthers yellow, ovary light chartreuse-cream, 18 mm long, stylar chamber white, 5 mm long.
Occurrence Remarks: What used to be called Y. schottii Engelm.; sheet 1 of 2.
Specimen Images
Record Id: 437e4ae5-43d7-474e-953a-b96d90ea1ecd
Occurrence ID (GUID): 437e4ae5-43d7-474e-953a-b96d90ea1ecd
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Andrew Salywon (
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