Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
(DES)
Catalog #: DES00047159
Occurrence ID (GUID): 84acdbe1-a3d7-4445-9207-30f022ed3b75
Taxon: Agave lechuguilla Torr.
Family: Agavaceae
Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   10403   
Date: 1997-05-31
Locality: USA, New Mexico, Cultivated at Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix, Arizona, elevation ca 1200 feet; accession number 1963 7484 01, originally collected by Hubert Earle, s.n., from New Mexico, 30 miles southwest of Carlsbad.
32.112186  -104.593024 +-3000m.
Description: Rosette cespitose, leaves deep green, stalk glaucous, ca 8 m tall, inflorescence upper 2/3 of stalk; flowers slightly zygomorphic, ovary, tube light green, tepal lobes reflexed, maroon within at tips and edges, filaments dark maroon, anthers yellow, stigma white, style white, flower measurements after Gentry (1982), in mm, preanthesis: tl=35, n=6, o=17x8, tep=18x7, 20x8.5 (straightened), tu=4x15, fil ins=4, a=19, sty=26, fil=40; tepals soon wilting and becoming dry at anthesis.
Notes: Cultivated or Captive
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Record ID: 84acdbe1-a3d7-4445-9207-30f022ed3b75
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Salywon (asalywon@dbg.org)
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Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy C. Hodgson 104031997-05-31
Catalog Number: DES00047159
GUID: 84acdbe1-a3d7-4445-9207-30f022ed3b75
Latest Identification: Agave lechuguilla Torr.


Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Wendy C. Hodgson 104031997-05-31
Catalog Number: DES00064263
Latest Identification: Agave lechuguilla Torr.

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