Occurrence ID (GUID):
Sambucus caerulea Raf.
Tony Frates 20141115042
US, Utah, Salt Lake, Salt Lake valley, habitat parallel to and east of I-15, approx. 0.22 miles northwest of the intersection of 2700 South and 300 West.
40.713736 -111.903526 WGS84
1293 meters (4241ft)
Currently dry culvert densely vegetated within enclosed fence
Natives: Betula occidentalis, Salix exigua, Populus fremontii. Non-native: Phragmites australis (invasive), Cirsium arvense, and others.
3-4 meters tall, bushy, multi-stemmed, with persistent fruits, late in season; fruits powdery blue/glaucus, leaves mostly 9-foliate
Possibly planted but given association of plants, possibly naturally occurring; only this single tree/group of this species observed along this stretch
Record ID: 0ddf7cdb-74ef-4e9c-8937-0c0d136c7ac9