ASU : Plants
Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: ASU0077149
Occurrence ID (GUID): e67ff7fa-79a8-48d7-a798-c0d0e8636987
Secondary Catalog #: 287071
Taxon: Polygala rusbyi Greene
Family: Polygalaceae
Collector: Frank S. Coburn   600   
Date: 2012-05-02
Verbatim Date: 02-May-12
Locality: USA, Arizona, Yavapai County, At base of limestone hill near rim of canyon above Verde River headwaters, ca 1 mile NW of headwater springs, 2 miles SE of Paulden.
34.86945  -112.44285
Verbatim Coordinates: 34d 52.167' N 112d 26.571' W
Elevation: 1380 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 4517
Habitat: On slopes and flats in brownish-red, soft, gravelly limestone derived soils.
Associated Species: Cercocarpus montanus, Juniperus osteosperma, Pinus edulus, Melampodium leucanthemum, Purshia stansburiana, Tragia ramosa, Astragalus calycosus, Polygala alba, Polygala rusbyi, Evolvulus nuttallianus, Chamaesyce polycarpa, Asclepias latifolia, Dalea formosa, Delphinium scaposum, Erigeron concinnus, Hesperostipa neomexicana, Lesquerella arizonica, Allionia incarnata, Thamnosma texana, Abronia nana, Yucca angustissima, Calochortus ?exuosus, Thymophylla acerosa, Aristida purpurea, Opuntia phaeacantha, Glossopetelon spinescens, Gaura coccinea, Linum puberlum, Ephedra, Mahonia fremontii, Asclepias asperula, Coryphantha vivipara, Streptanthus cordatus and Tetraneuris acaulis.
Description: Locally common, regionally infrequent low growing, suffrutescent perennial from thick underground runners; leaves grey green. Corolla light pinkish-purple, with a stout, yellow beak.
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Record Id: e67ff7fa-79a8-48d7-a798-c0d0e8636987
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Elizabeth Makings (Elizabeth.Makings@asu.edu)
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Current Record
Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium (ASU:Plants)
Frank S. Coburn 6002012-05-02
Catalog Number: ASU0077149
GUID: e67ff7fa-79a8-48d7-a798-c0d0e8636987
Latest Identification: Polygala rusbyi


Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Frank S. Coburn 6002012-05-02
Catalog Number: DES00080356
Latest Identification: Polygala rusbyi

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