DES
Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00072373
Occurrence ID (GUID): c4f0f912-b4a9-41b8-b4e7-d6b1d10563d6
Taxon: Asclepias nyctaginifolia A. Gray
Family: Apocynaceae
Collector: M. Licher   3743   
Date: 2012-10-09
Locality: USA, Arizona, Yavapai County, Main wash below Mesa Blanco Tank, north of Verde Valley Botanical area, northeast of Cottonwood.
34.776139  -111.975833 +-10m.  Nad 83
Verbatim Coordinates: 34° 46' 34.1'' N 111° 58' 33.0'' W
Elevation: 1137 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 3730 ft.
Habitat: Dry wash bottom in Canotia/Larrea Desert Scrub, with scattered Juniper.
Associated Species: Juniperus arizonica, Canotia holacantha, Larrea tridentata, Purshia stansburiana, Mimosa aculeaticarpa, Brickellia californica, Gutierrezia sarothrae, Parthenium incanum, Hymenothrix loomisii, Hymenopappus filifolius, Bouteloua curtipendula, Bothriochloa barbinodis, Eragrostis lehmanniana, Aristida purpurea var. nealleyi, Erigeron divergens, Eriogonum microthecum, Sporobolus flexuosus, Asclepias nyctaginifolia, Chamaesyce serpyllifolia, Gaura coccinea, Melampodium leucanthum
Description: Perennial herb, 30-40 cm tall, infrequent in wash bed.
Reproductive Condition: Fruit
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Record Id: c4f0f912-b4a9-41b8-b4e7-d6b1d10563d6
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Salywon (asalywon@dbg.org)
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