Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00085906
Taxon: Yucca madrensis Gentry
Family: Agavaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   30919   
Date: 2016-07-22
Additional Collectors: Andrew Salywon
Locality: USA, Arizona, Pima County, Molino Basin, west of Catalina Highway, above and north of Arizona Trail.
32.337817  -110.691226
Verbatim Coordinates: 12S 529058E 3577923N
Elevation: 1319 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 4327 ft
Habitat: Oak-manzanita association, south-facing grassy slope.
Substrate: Granite.
Associated Species: Quercus emoryi, Arctostaphylos, Artemisia ludoviciana, Nolina microcarpa, Agave schottii var. schottii, Rhus trilobata var. anisophylla, Muhlenbergia emersleyi, Dasylirion wheeleri, Garrya wrightii, Datura wrightii, Eragrostis lehmanniana, Baccharis sarothroides, Cirsium, Ferocactus wislizenii, Erythrina flabelliformis.
Description: Occasional, plant ca 1-2/3 m tall, leaves green, stems 3, flower stalk ca 1/3 m tall, inflorescence paniculate, 2/3 down flower stalk, extending well into leaves, fruits light green, not fleshy (immature).
Reproductive Condition: fruit
Occurrence Remarks: What used to be called Yucca schottii.
Specimen Images
Record Id: f34b29e7-f838-4a60-8ca8-e2e45b81e822
Occurrence ID (GUID): f34b29e7-f838-4a60-8ca8-e2e45b81e822
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Andrew Salywon (
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