Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory
Catalog #: RMBL0009670
Occurrence ID (GUID): 8d5f3e0d-b49b-4d83-b2fd-637848aebd64
Taxon: Phacelia heterophylla Pursh
Family: Boraginaceae
Determiner: Williams, Charles F. (2010)
ID References: Colorado Flora 3rd ed.
Collector: Williams, Charles F.   2010-0277   
Date: 2010-07-25
Locality: United States, Colorado, Gunnison, Gothic. South ridge of Gothic Mountain above Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory. From cliffs at south end of ridge, down steep gullies and scree into Washington Gulch, and then down steep vegetated slopes to Gothic-Snodgrass saddle.
38.95306  -107.00893 +-100m.  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: SE1/4 S4 - NW1/4 S10 T13S R86W; lat: 38.953068 N; long: 107.008939 W
Elevation: 3139-3780 meters Verbatim Elevation: 10300-12400ft
Habitat: Lower hot, dry slopes to Snodgrass saddle. Very loose, sandy soil with sage and grasses. Subalpine communities on steep slopes. Lower grassy slopes to spruce-fir treeline near saddle.
Description: Flowers white, campanulate, stamens exserted. Leaves with 2 basal lobes; long, appressed hairs, but only slightly silvery. Full bloom. Common.
Reproductive Condition: Flower
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Record Id: 8d5f3e0d-b49b-4d83-b2fd-637848aebd64
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: C.F. Rick Williams, Curator (
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