Agave parryi subsp. parryi
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 26.
Rosettes globose, 3.5–7.5 × 4–8.5 dm. Leaves ascending to erect, (18–)25–65 × (4.5–)6.5–20 cm; blade linear to lanceolate to broadly ovate; margins straight or undulate, teeth 3–7(–8) mm, 1–2 cm apart; apical spine dark brown to gray, acicular, 1.5–3 cm. Scape 4–6 m. Inflorescences: lateral branches 20–36, horizontal to slightly ascending. Flowers 4.3–8.1 cm; perianth pink to red in bud, yellow at anthesis, tube 6–12 mm, limb lobes erect, 13–27 × 4–6(–7) mm; filaments inserted near rim of perianth tube, 3.3–5.8 cm; ovary neck 6–9 mm. Capsules ovoid or oblong to obovoid, 3.5–5 cm.
sw United States, nw Mexico.
Varieties 4 (3 in the flora).
The following variants are weakly differentiated but appear to have some geographic distinction. B. UllrichUllrich, B. (1992) reduced all to synonymy under Agave parryi subsp. parryi.
Facts about "Agave parryi subsp. parryi"
|Author||James L. Reveal + and Wendy C. Hodgson +|
|Distribution||sw United States + and nw Mexico. +|
|Illustration copyright||Flora of North America Association +|
|Illustrator||Bee F. Gunn +|
|Publication title||Trans. Acad. Sci. St. Louis +|
|Publication year||1875 +|
|Source xml||https://firstname.lastname@example.org/aafc-mbb/fna-data-curation.git/src/f50eec43f223ca0e34566be0b046453a0960e173/coarse grained fna xml/V26/V26 952.xml +|
|Taxon family||Agavaceae +|
|Taxon name||Agave parryi subsp. parryi +|
|Taxon parent||Agave parryi +|
|Taxon rank||subspecies +|
|Volume||Volume 26 +|