Arizona Western College Herbarium
Catalog #: AWC00000942
Occurrence ID (GUID): af688b68-d0da-4fbd-8648-2520654c7415
Taxon: Nicotiana obtusifolia Mertens & Galeotti
Family: Solanaceae
Collector: Lin Piest   LAP-011   
Date: 2015-02-26
Locality: USA, Arizona, Yuma, North Gila Mountains, along road to top of Telegraph Peak.
32.671042  -114.336874  NAD83
Verbatim Coordinates: 11S 749735E 3617954N
Elevation: 433 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 1420 ft
Habitat: Sonoran Desert. Lower Colorado River Valley Subdivision.
Substrate: Steep mountainside, rocky slope below road surface.
Associated Species: Larrea tridentata, Ferocactus sp., Encelia farinosa var. farinosa, Fagonia laevis, Hoffmanseggia microphylla, Nicotiana obtusifolia, Mentzelia sp., Phacelia crassifolia, Camissonia sp.
Description: Common; herbaceous perennial, 0.9 m tall and 1.4 m wide; flowers white, 12 mm wide and 23 mm long.
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Record Id: af688b68-d0da-4fbd-8648-2520654c7415
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Dr. Joann M Chang, Science Division Chair (
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