Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00074322
Occurrence ID (GUID): 600bbae9-ae0b-4d0e-830f-18cf4a343687
Taxon: Agave deserti subsp. simplex Gentry
Identification Qualifier: cf.
Family: Agavaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   26924   
Date: 2012-05-18
Additional Collectors: Andrew Salywon, Liz Slauson, Ries Lindley, John Scheuring, John Wiens
Locality: USA, Arizona, Pima County, Base of the eastern side of the Waterman Mountains, Ironwood Forest National Monument
32.355124  -111.470667
Verbatim Coordinates: 12S 455715E 3579897N
Elevation: 850 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 2800ft
Habitat: Sonoran Desert scrub on east-facing 40% rocky limestone slope
Substrate: limestone
Associated Species: Olneya tesota, Fouquieria splendens, Canotia holacantha, Menodora scrabra, Encelia farinosa, Ferocactus wislizenii, Astrolepis cochisensis, Cercidium microphyllum, Larrea tridentata, Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa, Echinocereus engelmannii, Ayenia compacta.
Description: Rare, this one flowered, flower stalk ca 3 m tall, with 11 umbels.
Notes: photos
Specimen Images
Record Id: 600bbae9-ae0b-4d0e-830f-18cf4a343687
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Salywon (
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