Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
(ASU:Plants)
Catalog #: ASU0294166
Occurrence ID (GUID): 02163f1f-6253-42ef-b1a9-73a881d21d77
Taxon: Cirsium virginense Welsh
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: Walter Fertig
Collector: Walter Fertig   30479   
Date: 2015-05-16
Locality: USA, Utah, Washington, Red Cliffs Desert Reserve, west of Interstate 15 at Washington Parkway exit, 5 miles NE of St. George, ca 1 miles SSW of Grapevine Pass. T42S R15W S12 SE4 NE4 NW4
37.14983  -113.487164
Verbatim Coordinates: UTM 12S 279118E 4114390N NAD83
Elevation: 942 meters Verbatim Elevation: 3090ft
Habitat: Sandy slopes below seep face on rim and south side of sandy wash. Community of Amelanchier, Fraxinus velutina, Bacharis, Pluchea sericea, and Vitis arizonica
Associated Species: Muhlenbergia, Epipactis gigantea, Centaurea melitensis, Ericameria nauseosa, Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus, Gaura coccinea, Sonchus
Description: Three plants in bud, ca 50 vegetative on slopes and rim. Root fleshy, goes straight down at least 10 inches in loose sand before breaking.
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Record Id: 02163f1f-6253-42ef-b1a9-73a881d21d77
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Elizabeth Makings (Elizabeth.Makings@asu.edu)
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Current Record
Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium (ASU:Plants)
Walter Fertig 304792015-05-16
Catalog Number: ASU0294166
GUID: 02163f1f-6253-42ef-b1a9-73a881d21d77
Latest Identification: Cirsium virginense Welsh
Identified by: Walter Fertig


General Research Observations (SEINet)
Walter Fertig 304792015-05-16
Latest Identification: Cirsium virginense Welsh
Identified by: Walter Fertig

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