Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00035984
Occurrence ID (GUID): c20b9a22-18f2-40aa-a34d-48d7ca133250
Taxon: Agave schottii Engelm.
Family: Agavaceae
Collector: Wendy Hodgson   5775   
Date: 1990-07-21
Additional Collectors: Julie Ramsden
Locality: USA, Arizona, Santa Cruz County, Santa Rita Mountains, NE end of Devil's Cash Box, just S of Agua Caliente Canyon.
31.692222  -110.957833
Verbatim Coordinates: 31d 41m 32s N; 110d 57m 28.2s W; TRS: T20S R14E S18
Elevation: 1267 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 4160ft.
Associated Species: Gutierrezia sarothrae, Notholaena sinuata, Notholaena cochisensis, Verbena neomexicana, Aloysia wrightii, Acacia greggii, Agave palmeri, Croton fruticulosus, Dasylirion wheeleri, Fouquieria splendens, Ferocactus wislizeni, Opuntia engelmanni x O. microdasys, Opuntia phaeacantha var. major
Description: Fairly frequent suckering rosettes, flowers sweet-fragrant, slightly zygomorphic, ovulary deep lime-green, tube lime-green, tepals bright yellow, measurements (after Gentry, 1982, in mm.): during/post anthesis: tl = 36, o = 8 x 5, n = 3.5, tu = 12 x 7 (w), tep = 15 x 4, 14 x 4.
Reproductive Condition: flower & leaves
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Record Id: c20b9a22-18f2-40aa-a34d-48d7ca133250
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