KANU
University of Kansas Ronald L. McGregor Herbarium
Catalog #: 367931
Taxon: Caragana arborescens Lam.
Family: Fabaceae
Determiner: Caleb A Morse
Collector: Caleb A Morse   21358   
Date: 2010-07-02
Verbatim Date: 2010-7-2
Locality: United States, Wyoming, Albany, Glendo, ca 6 mi S, 30 mi W
42.4073  -105.62402 +-14m.  WGS84
Elevation: 2134 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 6600-7000 ft
Habitat: (Glendo in Platte Counry) Medicine Bow National Forest: Laramie Mountains: La Bonte Canyon: vicinity of Curtis Gulch Campground. (From end of WY Hwy 91: 3.0 road mi S to jct of Counry Road 24 [=Cold Spring Road] and County Road 16 [=Old Ft Fetterman Road], 12.85 road mi on County Road 16 to La Bonte Road [=FSR 658], then 3.45 road mi to site.) Montane Juniperus scopulorum-Pinus flexilis-Pinus ponderosa-Pseudotsuga menziesii forest on steep, rocky, S and SW-facing slopes above confluence of Curtis Gulch and La Bonte Creek, with shrubby understory dominated by Artemisia tridentata, Juniperus communis, Physocarpus monogynus, Populus tremuloides and Purshia tridentata, and along creek by Acer glabrum, Cornus sericea, Prunus virginiana and Rosa nutkana. Tall granite cliffs at top of slope with abundant boulders on slopes below; coarse sandy soil.
Occurrence Remarks: Scattered. Evidently spreading from plantings around rd. Shrubs to 3 m high. Petals yellow.
Specimen Images
Access Rights: http://biodiversity.ku.edu/research/university-kansas-biodiversity-institute-data-publication-and-use-norms
Record Id: c0b9feb6-77be-46a6-8eb2-1c219e880256
Occurrence ID (GUID): 0d5b2a8c-ba8b-11e3-8cfe-90b11c41863e
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Caleb Morse (cmorse@ku.edu)
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