University of California, Riverside Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: UCR0000967
Occurrence ID (GUID): UCR-BPS-120910
Secondary Catalog #: UCR-120910
Taxon: Amsinckia intermedia Fisch. & Mey.
Family: Boraginaceae
Collector: A.C. Sanders   24946   
Date: 2002-04-09
Verbatim Date: 2002-4-9
Additional Collectors: Mark Elvin, Julie M. Vanderwier
Locality: United States, California, Riverside, hills and canyons west of Laborde Canyon, 1 mile northeast of Eden Hot Springs, SW of Beaumont
33.90833  -117.04167
Verbatim Coordinates: T3S R2W sec13
Elevation: 610 meters (2001ft)
Habitat: Steep hills and canyons in poorly consolidated silty sediments; burned (c. 3 yrs. ago) chaparral with coastal sage and riparian patches, Yucca schidigera and Opuntia locally common. Very dry year (so far, driest since 1882) and few annuals present, except a thin cover of weedy grasses, many of those failing; shrubs mostly stressed.
Notes: Uncommon annual on clay flats in south central part of section, with other herbs in shallow depression beside dirt road where water accumulates; fls. orange-yellow.
Specimen Images
Link to Source: 1496092
Record ID: 6a41c807-4578-485c-88e4-a291c1120f08
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Sanders (
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