Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00081968
Occurrence ID (GUID): 174c690d-6dd3-4736-a133-234ad1c768dc
Taxon: Machaeranthera tagetina Greene
Family: Asteraceae
Collector: Steve Jones   1862   
Date: 2014-08-25
Locality: USA, Arizona, Maricopa County, Tonto National Forest, ridge south of Bartlett Dam Road, low peak.
33.86237  -111.75259
Elevation: 1011 meters (3316ft)
Associated Species: Aristida purpurea, Hilaria belangeri, Boerhavia coccinea, Acacia greggii, Simmondsia chinensis, Calliandra eriophylla, Ericameria laricifolia, Parkinsonia microphylla, Cottsia gracilis, Dinebra panicea, Machaeranthera tagetina, Bouteloua curtipendula, Ambrosia confertiflora
Description: Common on peak and slopes to west, just flowering, few fruit. To 30 cm tall, annual. Ray florets purple, disk yellow. Slightly sticky; slight pleasant odor.
Reproductive Condition: flowers
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Record Id: 174c690d-6dd3-4736-a133-234ad1c768dc
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