DES
Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00085387
Occurrence ID (GUID): 1fb4d7a0-5010-40cc-a25a-8fd5473ff3cf
Taxon: Agave schottii var. schottii
Family: Agavaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   31116   
Date: 2016-10-14
Additional Collectors: Andrew Salywon
Locality: USA, Arizona, Cochise County, Coronado National Forest, Whetstone Mountains, east side, along jeep trail and south side of French Joe Canyon west of highway 90.
31.815463  -110.361381
Verbatim Coordinates: 12S 560442E 3520159N
Elevation: 1437 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 4713 ft
Habitat: Disturbed grassland, gently sloping east-facing slope.
Substrate: Loam-alluvial.
Associated Species: Gutierrezia sarothrae, Acacia constricta, Prosopis velutina, Eragrostis lehmanniana, Fouquieria splendens, Opuntia phaeacantha, Opuntia engelmannii, Agave palmeri, Melampodium leucanthum, Muhlenbergia porteri, Heteropogon contortus.
Description: Frequent, clonal, flower stalk ca 2-2/3 m tall, inflorescence spicate, down 2/5 of stalk, flowers slightly zygomorphic, sweet smelling, with ovary light chartreuse, tube light yellow-cream-light chartreuse, tepal lobes light yellow, filaments, style very light chartreuse, anthers yellow; ovary smooth, pedicel very short, 1 mm long; flower measurements after Gentry (1982) in mm, (pre-) beginning anthesis: tl=44, o=7.5 x 4w, n=2.5, tu=18.5hx8w, fil ins=14, 16.5, fil=24, a=18, outer tep=16x4.8(base), 4.8(mid), inner tep=15.5x4.4(base), 5(mid), sty=21.
Reproductive Condition: flowers
Notes: Sheet II/III.
Specimen Images
Record Id: 1fb4d7a0-5010-40cc-a25a-8fd5473ff3cf
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Salywon (asalywon@dbg.org)
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Current Record
Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy C. Hodgson 311162016-10-14
Catalog Number: DES00085387
GUID: 1fb4d7a0-5010-40cc-a25a-8fd5473ff3cf
Latest Identification: Agave schottii var. schottii


Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy C. Hodgson 311162016-10-14
Catalog Number: DES00085386
Latest Identification: Agave schottii var. schottii

Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy C. Hodgson 311162016-10-14
Catalog Number: DES00085388
Latest Identification: Agave schottii var. schottii

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