Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00085286
Taxon: Yucca madrensis Gentry
Family: Agavaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   30889   
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.
31.971225  -109.329392
Verbatim Coordinates: 12S 657857E 3538465N
Elevation: 1721 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 5645 ft
Habitat: Juniper-Arctostaphylos-Quercus association, burned in 2011, roadside.
Substrate: Gravelly alluvium.
Associated Species: Nolina microcarpa, Quercus emoryi, Quercus grisea, Arctostaphylos, Desmodium, Xanthisma spinulosum, Linum neomexicanum, Mimosa aculeaticarpa var. biuncifera.
Description: Occasional, this plant ca 4 m S of 30888, stems 2, arborescent, with trunk ca 2/3 m tall, suckering/branched at base, rosette ca 1-1/2 m high x 1-1/4 m wide, inflorescence dense paniculate, 2/3 m tall, extending into leaves, fruits formed in proximal 3/5 of inflorescence, green, immature, 112(l) x 32(w) mm, 88x27 mm, 90x29 mm, 95x32 mm, 90x27 mm, 86x27 mm, 90x25 mm.
Reproductive Condition: fruit
Occurrence Remarks: What used to be called Y. schottii Engelm.; sheet 2 of 2.
Specimen Images
Record Id: 674abe56-c7e0-46f4-9dc6-4a0dd21e81c5
Occurrence ID (GUID): 674abe56-c7e0-46f4-9dc6-4a0dd21e81c5
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Andrew Salywon (
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