University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 00804963
Secondary Catalog #: 536987
Taxon: Yucca angustissima Engelmann
Collector: Loraine Yeatts   5636   
Date: 2008-05-21
Verbatim Date:21 May 2008
Additional Collectors: Dick Yeatts
Locality: United States, Colorado, Mesa, Gateway Palisade Natural Area N of Gateway between CO hwy 141 & Dolores R.; minor drainage E of Mesa Co road 4.2 on W side of the Palisade.
38.712589  -108.993488
Verbatim Coordinates: 12 0674456E 4286794N;
Elevation: 1516 meters
Verbatim Elevation: 4975 ft
Habitat: On drainage bank in partial sun in open Pinus edulis-Juniperus osteosperma community with Fraxinus anomala, Rhus aromatica, Oreocarya flava, Astragalus nuttalianus. Relatively common and widespread on slopes. Permian Cutler Formation.
Reproductive Condition: Flr
Occurrence Remarks: 7.5' Gateway quad. Nad 27. 2 rosettes; longest lvs ca 30 cm, 52-58x longer than wide, X-section plano-convex at midlength; infl. well exerted from leaf tips; outer tepals ochroleucus.... longest tepals 4.5 cm; style pale green, 2.4 cm; filaments 1.5cm.
Specimen Images
Record Id: 72b706d8-aefa-4a9c-958a-ca8b61b0098a
Occurrence ID (GUID): 72b706d8-aefa-4a9c-958a-ca8b61b0098a
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: J Ryan Allen (
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