Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: DES00038847
Occurrence ID (GUID): bb227dc1-baaf-4140-9b2f-30f8d84e0f11
Taxon: Asclepias viridiflora Raf.
Family: Apocynaceae
Determiner: D.Z.Damrel (2002-07-02)
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Collector: Dale A. Zimmerman   2979   
Date: 1985-06-24
Locality: USA, New Mexico, Grant, Bear Mountain, ca. 6 miles NW of Silver City.
32.831543  -108.35826 +-5000m.
Elevation: 1981 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 6500ft
Habitat: Small meadow along trail among pinyon pines and oaks.
Associated Species: Pinyon pines and oaks.
Description: Rare. Three plants seen, all this size (CA 25 cm.). Petals greenish white; hoods similar with dull purplish median streak; corolla lobes appressed.
Phenology: Flowers.
Notes: Voucher for photographs.
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Record Id: bb227dc1-baaf-4140-9b2f-30f8d84e0f11
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