DES
Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00050711
Occurrence ID (GUID): 836a5e52-13f4-4c77-9caf-99720748ec4e
Taxon: Asclepias asperula subsp. asperula (Dcne.) Woods.
Family: Asclepiadaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   15636   
Date: 2002-08-23
Additional Collectors: Raul Puente, Dixie Damrel, Dawn Goldman
Locality: USA, Arizona, Pima County, Coronado National Forest, Foothills of Santa Rita Mountains, along Arizona Trail northeast of where it intersects FSR 62 (Box Canyon or Greaterville Road).
31.80312  -110.742
Verbatim Coordinates: 31d 48.187m N; 110d 44.518m W
Elevation: 1622 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 5320ft.
Habitat: Oak woodland
Associated Species: Prosopis velutina, Quercus emoryi, Q. grisea, Argemone pleiacantha, Acacia angustissima, Agave palmeri, Nolina microphylla, Yucca madrensis, Rhus trilobata, Mirabilis longifolia, Mimosa dysocarpa, Ipomoea purpurea, Talinum aurantiacum, Aspicarpa hirtella, Dasylirion wheeleri, Solanum eleagnifolium, Ferocactus wislizenii, Panicum capillare, Sida, Purshia stansburiana, Milla biflora, Jatropha macrorhiza, Salvia incisa, Sanvitalia aberti, Evolvulus alsinoides.
Description: Uncommon herbaceous perennial, flowers purple-maroon-cream.
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Record Id: 836a5e52-13f4-4c77-9caf-99720748ec4e
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Salywon (asalywon@dbg.org)
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