Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory
Catalog #: RMBL0009761
Occurrence ID (GUID): 5879b487-3dfb-4887-b820-10e36a0fb200
Taxon: Rumex densiflorus Osterh.
Family: Polygonaceae
Determiner: Williams, Charles F. (2010)
ID References: Colorado Flora 3rd ed.
Collector: Williams, Charles F.   2010-0401   
Date: 2010-08-21
Locality: United States, Colorado, Gunnison, Gothic. Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory. Forest Trail #401 from Schofield Pass to NW shoulder of Mount Bellview.
39.01502  -107.0358 +-100m.  WGS84
Verbatim Coordinates: SW1/4 S17 T12S R86W; lat: 39.01502 N; long: 107.03580 W
Elevation: 3467-3548 meters Verbatim Elevation: 11375-11640ft
Habitat: Large, rocky meadow above forest and extending up onto shoulder of Mt. Bellview. Trail segment from wilderness boundary to rocky shelf below NW shoulder. Growing in grassy swales below shelf.
Description: Common, large Rumex of meadows and damp, boggy areas. Large plants to 1m tall. Basal leaves very large, from very thick, yellow-orange, ~horizontal rhizomes. In very wet areas can form extensive (>10m) patches. In drier meadows fo
Reproductive Condition: Fruit
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Record ID: 5879b487-3dfb-4887-b820-10e36a0fb200
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: C.F. Rick Williams, Curator (
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