Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
(DES)
Catalog #: DES00071195
Occurrence ID (GUID): 790ba1fb-187b-4631-a285-3c6f45328203
Taxon: Yucca elata var. elata
Family: Agavaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   26939   
Date: 2012-05-11
Additional Collectors: Liz Slauson, Chelsey Hull, Steve Jones
Locality: USA, Arizona, Maricopa County, McDowell Sonoran Preserve.
33.762018  -111.84215
Verbatim Coordinates: 12S 422012E 3736088N
Elevation: 830 meters Verbatim Elevation: 2713ft
Habitat: Sonoran Desert scrub on bajada slopes
Substrate: granitic
Associated Species: Carnegiea gigantea, Cercidium floridum, Ericameria laricifolia, Fouquieria splendens, Simmondsia chinensis, Senegalia greggii, Yucca baccata, Y. elata, Krameria erecta, Gutierrezia sarothrae, Larrea tridentata, Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa.
Description: Occasional, much branched, 1.75 m tall, inflorescence down 1/2 of flowering stalk, paniculate, flowers with tepals creamish-white with light green midstripe, filaments white/light chartreuse, anthers yellow, pistil light green; flower measurements in mm: 35x37, fusion of tepals at base 2, outer tepal 37x14, inner tepal 38x22, filament 12+4, pistil 16.5+7.
Reproductive Condition: flowers
Notes: Sheet 2 of 2. Photos.
Specimen Images
Record ID: 790ba1fb-187b-4631-a285-3c6f45328203
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Salywon (asalywon@dbg.org)
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Current Record
Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy C. Hodgson 269392012-05-11
Catalog Number: DES00071195
GUID: 790ba1fb-187b-4631-a285-3c6f45328203
Latest Identification: Yucca elata var. elata


Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy C. Hodgson 269392012-05-11
Catalog Number: DES00071188
Latest Identification: Yucca elata var. elata

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