Chicago Botanic Garden
(CHIC)
Catalog #: 13688
Taxon: Lathyrus eucosmus Butters & St. John
Family: Fabaceae
Collector: Denise Wilson, Stanley Smookler   s.n.   
Date: 2009-05-23
Verbatim Date: 2009-5-23
Locality: United States, Colorado, Jefferson, South Table Mesa.
40.69  -95.81194444  NAD-27
Location Remarks: West slope, a prominent mesa located just east of the city of Golden and south of Clear Creek, which flows through Golden in an easterly direction towards the city of Denver.
Elevation: 1811 meters Verbatim Elevation: 5940ft
Habitat: Dry, open, moderately steep
Associated Species: Opuntia polycantha, Tragapogon spp., Artemesia frigida, A. ludoviciana, Oxybaphus linearis
Description: Trailing vine, even-pinnately compound leaves. Leaflets and stems glabrous and missing leaflet is replaced by a tendril. Inflorenscence is a raceme of 5 pea-type flowers with red-purple win and banner and white keel
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Record ID: 376c65bc-789d-4439-af28-c6b7aba42212
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Nyree Zerega (nzerega@chicagobotanic.org)
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