Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00056233
Taxon: Grusonia emoryi (Engelm.) Pinkava
Family: Cactaceae
Collector: Joni Ward      
Date: 2005-05-16
Locality: USA, Arizona, Maricopa County: Grown in cultivation at Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix, N 33 deg 27' 33'', W 111 deg 56' 35'', 1200 ft., 366 m: accession number 1959 6395 0103; originally received as a plant collected by W. H. Earle s. n., with J. H. Weber and Bill Bloomquist from Arizona, 1 mile North of Camp Grant; originally received as Opuntia stanlyi var. wrightiana, id'd to Opuntia stanlyi var. stanlyi per J. H. Weber, Jan 1971; name changed to Grusonia emoryi var. stanlyi per CITES Cac Checklist; name changed to Grusonia emoryi per The Cactus Family by Ted Anderson.
32.726046  -110.830447 +-3000m.
Description: Flower collected at 3 PM; diameter 64 mm, length 77 mm; outer perianth pale yellow with a reddish-brown midstripe; inner perianth yellow with yellow-green at base; thigmotrophic positive, stigma lobe number 8, pale yellow; Joints collected 17 May 2005 by Rosemary Trelease, yellow-green; pollen collected.
Reproductive Condition: flower & joints
Cultivation Status: Cultivated
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Record Id: aed2e22c-52aa-4937-bc65-da0b646dc301
Occurrence ID (GUID): aed2e22c-52aa-4937-bc65-da0b646dc301
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