Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00065670
Taxon: Pediomelum megalanthum var. retrorsum (Rydb.) J. Grimes
Family: Fabaceae
Determiner: John L. Anderson (Jan. 2014)
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Collector: R. F. Copple   H-21   
Date: 1927-04-16
Locality: USA, Arizona, Maricopa, Lee's Ranch, Station L-11. Tonto National Forest, Salt River District.
33.508736  -111.675279 +-20000m.  WGS84
Elevation: 822 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 2700ft.
Habitat: Slope: gentle NE. Soil: coarse sand fill near dry wash. Type: semi-desert, browse. Distribution: sand fill canyon bottom. Abundance: scattering.
Associated Species: Prosopis, Covillea.
Description: Flowers purple and white. 4 inches to 10 inches. .
Occurrence Remarks: Flowering period: April 5-20. Common name: Sand Lupine (?) (Peabush). U. S. Dept. of Ag. # 53801. Forage value: probably none.
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Record Id: 29e8d5c9-dfbe-4437-81ed-d531644516b5
Occurrence ID (GUID): 29e8d5c9-dfbe-4437-81ed-d531644516b5
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Current Record
Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
R. F. Copple H-211927-04-16
Catalog Number: DES00065670
GUID: 29e8d5c9-dfbe-4437-81ed-d531644516b5
Latest Identification: Pediomelum megalanthum var. retrorsum
Identified by: John L. AndersonJan. 2014

Rocky Mountain Herbarium (RM)
Robert F. Copple H-211927-04-16
Catalog Number: 508635
Latest Identification: Pediomelum megalanthum var. retrorsum

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