Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00038583
Occurrence ID (GUID): 40237e97-ace7-474a-a412-b325d587563a
Taxon: Machaeranthera canescens var. canescens (Pursh) A. Gray
Family: Asteraceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   8414   
Date: 1994-07-06
Additional Collectors: Denise Buchanan
Locality: USA, Utah, San Juan County, Dark Canyon, at start up Horse Pasture Trail.
37.780028  -109.8
Verbatim Coordinates: 37d 46m 48.1s N; 109d 48m W
Elevation: 2160 meters (7085ft)
Habitat: Relatively open canopy, red cryptogamic soil.
Associated Species: Fransera, Swertia, Penstemon, Eriogonum umbellatum umbellatum, Hymenoxys,, Chrysopsis villosa, Juniperus scopulorum, Hymenopappus filifolius, Artemisia tridentata, Cordylanthus wrightii, Pinus ponderosa, Pinus edulis, Quercus gambelii, Oenothera pallida, Gilia aggregata, Cirsium wheeleri
Description: Rare herbaceous perennial, rays purplish-lavender.
Phenology: flowers & fruit
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Record Id: 40237e97-ace7-474a-a412-b325d587563a
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