Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
(ASU:Plants)
Catalog #: ASU0105310
Occurrence ID (GUID): ca3bc697-0a18-4c0f-bf74-a4b1bc70e229
Taxon: Baccharis brachyphylla Gray
Family: Asteraceae
Collector: Liz Makings   5003   
Date: 2016-10-19
Additional Collectors: Dave Brown
Locality: United States, Arizona, Pinal County, Ironwood Forest National Monument; along power line road which intersects a narrow east-west drainage on the west side of the Sawtooth Mountains
32.60581  -111.77924
Elevation: 510 meters Verbatim Elevation: 1668ft
Habitat: Sonoran uplands dominated by Acacia constricta, creosote, little leaf palo verde; gentle slope with gravelly limestone? soils
Associated Species: Larrea tridentata, Acacia constricta, A. greggii, Carnegiea gigantea, Parkinsonia microphylla, Krameria bicolor, Ambrosia deltdoidea, A. ambrosioides, A. confertiflora, Lycium fremontii, Acourtia wrightii, Prosopis juliflora velutina, Heteropogon contortus, Tetraclea coulteri, Psilostrophe cooperi, Senna covesii, Abutilon malacum, Nicotiana obtusifolia, Baccharis brachyphylla, Tidestroemia lanuginosa, Pectis papposa, Olneya tesota
Description: uncommon densely branching shrub to 1 meter; male flowers with aborted ovary? and pappus of capillary bristles
Reproductive Condition: Flowering
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Record ID: ca3bc697-0a18-4c0f-bf74-a4b1bc70e229
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Elizabeth Makings (Elizabeth.Makings@asu.edu)
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