DES
Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00083911
Taxon: Yucca madrensis Gentry
Family: Agavaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   30892   
Date: 2016-07-19
Additional Collectors: Andrew Salywon, Chris Roll
Locality: USA, Arizona, Cochise County, Coronado National Forest, along Pinery Canyon Road in Pinery Canyon east of turnoff to Chiricahua National Monument, just west of North Fork Canyon/creek.
31.978697  -109.36074
Verbatim Coordinates: 12S 654882E 3539248N
Elevation: 1658 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 5441 ft
Habitat: Juniperus-Arctostaphylos-Quercus association, north-facing roadcut slope.
Associated Species: Quercus grisea, Quercus emoryi, Calliandra, Dasylirion wheeleri, Arctostaphylos, Mimosa aculeaticarpa var. biuncifera, Hilaria, perennial grasses.
Description: Occasional, with little or no trunk, rosette ca 1-1/2 m high x 1 m wide, flower stalk ca 1-1/2 m high, inflorescence paniculate, extending down into leaves, upper 1/3 with flowers, others possibly aborted, flower firm, waxy, open, 32(l) x 38(w) mm, outer tepal 29x14 mm, (cream-) white with purple tip, inner tepal 29x18 mm, white, filament 9+3 mm, white, ovary 15 mm long, very light cream-white, stylar chamber 4 mm long, white.
Reproductive Condition: Flowers
Occurrence Remarks: Sheet 1 of 2.
Specimen Images
Record Id: 5606a279-e755-4ad0-aed3-3c44fb64fe67
Occurrence ID (GUID): 5606a279-e755-4ad0-aed3-3c44fb64fe67
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Andrew Salywon (asalywon@dbg.org)
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