Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: ASU0093550
Occurrence ID (GUID): 3a1ed78c-e192-4d63-938b-db547821359e
Secondary Catalog #: 227481
Taxon: Dasylirion wheeleri S. Wats.
Family: Asparagaceae
Collector: Dixie Z. Damrel   929   
Date: 1998-08-05
Locality: USA, Arizona, Maricopa, Tempe, Cultivated at ASU
Elevation: 366 meters Verbatim Elevation: 1200ft
Habitat: Growing in desert planting southwest of Student Services, mainly in sun;
Associated Species: Fouquieria, Carnegiea
Description: Shrub with basal rosette ca. 1 m. tall; scape ca. 5 m. tall. Leaves glaucus and armed. Whitish fruits present
Notes: Native of Sonoran and Chihuahuan deserts
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Record ID: 3a1ed78c-e192-4d63-938b-db547821359e
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