Chicago Botanic Garden
Catalog #: 17891
Taxon: Amorpha fruticosa L.
Family: Fabaceae
Collector: Denise Wilson   s.n.   
Date: 2012-11-24
Locality: United States, Colorado, Jefferson, Coal Creek dry creekbed to the east.
39.8849666667  -105.257613889  NAD-83
Location Remarks: Take Hwy 93 north 8 miles from Golden, CO, take Hwy 72 west for 1.7 miles to Plainview Rd; turn right (north) cross bridge, drive 1 mile and park. Plants are in the Coal Creek dry creek bed to the east.
Elevation: 1948 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 6390ft
Habitat: High plains seasonally dry creek bed
Associated Species: Populus deltoides, Salix sp., Symphoricarpos occidentalis, Prunus virginiana, Hypericum perforatium, Rhus trilobata, Rosa woodsii, Elymus canadensis, Heterotheca villosa, Artemisia frigida, A. campestris
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Record Id: 94a68436-e3a8-4eda-9fa8-294432991d9c
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Nyree Zerega (
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