Intermountain Herbarium (Utah State University)
Catalog #: UTC00260347
Occurrence ID (GUID): 26ca5adf-9fd2-4c60-8b3d-9d42fd5809c9
Taxon: Grayia spinosa (Hook.) Moq.
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Determiner: Assumed to be collector (Assumed to be year collected)
Collector: Yvonne Warren   WYO10-03   
Date: 2008-08-11
Locality: United States, Wyoming, Big Horn, BLM, Along Five-mile Road.
44.2325  -108.098333  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: 44° 13' 57'' N 108° 05' 54'' W
Elevation: 1330 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 4363 ft.
Habitat: Flats and fans in sagebrush steppe, big Horn Basin Scrub on Qt geology. SE aspect, 0° slope.
Substrate: Sandy soils, soil color 2.5YR 4/4.
Associated Species: Poa secunda, Lomatium foeniculaceum, Opuntia polyacantha
Description: Plants about 500+ on 2 A; Shrub with spine tipped branches; fruiting bracts glabrous. Alternate; flower petal color a light pink.
Reproductive Condition: Flowering
Notes: Seeds collected from 114 plants to be used for rearing seedlings for fire restoration and prescription fire rehabilitation. 'Spiny hopsage.' Voucher for: Seeds of Success program, Digital Image.
Rights Holder: Utah State University
Record Id: 26ca5adf-9fd2-4c60-8b3d-9d42fd5809c9
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