Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00076576
Occurrence ID (GUID): 90a89008-836e-44d6-9da7-3646dcbbdaeb
Taxon: Townsendia incana Nutt.
Family: Asteraceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   28945   
Date: 2013-08-31
Additional Collectors: Cass Blodgett, Denise Hudson, Emily Thompson
Locality: USA, Arizona, Coconino, Vermilion Cliffs National Monument, near east edge of Paria Plateau east of Horse Ridge just north of 4WD road.
36.890967  -111.690949
Verbatim Coordinates: 12S 438434E 4083000N
Elevation: 1901 meters Verbatim Elevation: 6236 ft
Habitat: Juniper open woodland, sandstone shelves in depressed area, with iron oxide concretions.
Substrate: Navajo Sandstone
Associated Species: Mirabilis linearis, Portulaca halimoides, Pectis angustifolia, Cuscuta occidentalis; Juniperus osteosperma, Pinus edulis nearby.
Description: Local, uncommon herbaceous perennial(?), growing in sandy cracks, rays white above, lavender below.
Reproductive Condition: Flowers
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Record ID: 90a89008-836e-44d6-9da7-3646dcbbdaeb
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