Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00038544
Occurrence ID (GUID): 6fc1ba57-3bd1-4ccb-9b69-514b457dbc81
Taxon: Cirsium arizonicum (Gray) Petrak
Family: Asteraceae
Determiner: David J. Keil 2003
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Collector: Wendy C. Hodgson   8399   
Date: 1994-07-06
Additional Collectors: Denise Buchanan
Locality: USA, Utah, San Juan County, Dark Canyon, ca. 150 yards east of Scorup Cabin and Horse Pasture Canyon, at base of and against large alcove on north side of creek.
37.769083  -109.820944
Verbatim Coordinates: 37d 46m 8.7s N; 109d 49m 15.4s W
Elevation: 2160 meters Verbatim Elevation: 7085ft.
Habitat: In mostly shaded, fine, white sandstone soil.
Associated Species: Acer negundo, Eriogonum jamesii, Quercus gambelii, Juniperus scopulorum, Thus trilobata trilobata, low, mat-forming Phlox, Antennaria, Salix exigua, Pinus ponderosa, Clematis ligusticifolia, Thermopsis, occasional Abies, Berberis repens, Hymenoxys, occasional Pinus edulis, Pseudotsuga, Chrysopsis villosa, Rosa woodsii, Gilia aggregata, Equisetum, Cirsium, Chysothamnus, Amelanchier, Artemesia tridentata, Oenothera elata, Oenothera pallida, Arctostaphylos patula, Berberis fremontii, Yucca angustissima, Cassia lindheimeriana, Frasera speciosa
Description: Frequent herbaceous perennial, florets purplish-lavender.
Reproductive Condition: flowers & fruit
Notes: Asteraceae of Utah
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Record ID: 6fc1ba57-3bd1-4ccb-9b69-514b457dbc81
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