Cochise County Herbarium - Arizona State University
Catalog #: ASU0301729
Secondary Catalog #: 3120
Taxon: Allium rhizomatum Woot. & Standl.
Family: Liliaceae
Determiner: R. Ballard
Collector: R Ballard   671   
Date: 2011-06-26
Locality: USA, Arizona, Cochise, Huachuca Mountains, Brown Canyon trail, Barchas Ranch, near pond
31.47392  -110.29776
Elevation: 1522 meters
Verbatim Elevation: ca. ft
Habitat: disturbed grassland
Description: perennial forb, to ca. 30 cm tall; multiple stems arising from a bulb, bulb to 1.5 cm dia.; lvs basal, linear, ca. 15 cm long x 4 mm wide; infl a scapose umbel, scape 25 cm long x 3 mm dia., solid, green, longitudinally twisted at least a full turn; fla 10 mm high when closed, tepals spreading to 15 mm wide when open; tepals white, outer series with a slight red-brown central strip below; stamens 6, anthers yellow, filaments light yellow-green, ca. 5 mm long; 1 style 5 mm long, stigma capitate; ovary superior, obconic-cylindrical, 3 lobed, the lobes demarcated by creases up the side and over the top; mature fruit not observed.
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Record Id: c087b8e2-72c8-47af-b8b2-83063ce801d8
Occurrence ID (GUID): c087b8e2-72c8-47af-b8b2-83063ce801d8
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