Agave toumeyana var. bella

Breitung

Cact. Succ. J. (Los Angeles) 32: 81, fig. 41. 1960

Common names: Fairy-ring agave
Synonyms: Agave toumeyana subsp. bella (Breitung) Gentry
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 26. Treatment on page 447. Mentioned on page 448, 450.
Rosettes each with 100–200 leaves at maturity, light green, flat-topped. Leaves (3–)9–20(–27) × 0.5–1.2 cm; margins denticulate below mid leaf. Flowers 1.6–2.1 cm; limb lobes 6.5–7 mm; filaments 1.1–1.3 cm; ovary 0.8–1.2 cm. 2n = 60.

Phenology: Flowering late spring.
Habitat: Open gravelly to rocky limestone or basalt slopes, mostly with desert scrub, chaparral, and pinyon?juniper woodlands
Elevation: 800–1700 m

Discussion

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AuthorJames L. Reveal + and Wendy C. Hodgson +
AuthorityBreitung +
Common nameFairy-ring agave +
DistributionAriz. +
Elevation800–1700 m +
HabitatOpen gravelly to rocky limestone or basalt slopes, mostly with desert scrub, chaparral, and pinyon?juniper woodlands +
IllustrationPresent +
Illustration copyrightFlora of North America Association +
IllustratorBee F. Gunn +
PhenologyFlowering late spring. +
Publication titleCact. Succ. J. (Los Angeles) +
Publication year1960 +
ReferenceNone +
Source xmlhttps://jpend@bitbucket.org/aafc-mbb/fna-data-curation.git/src/f50eec43f223ca0e34566be0b046453a0960e173/coarse grained fna xml/V26/V26 920.xml +
SynonymsAgave toumeyana subsp. bella +
Taxon familyAgavaceae +
Taxon nameAgave toumeyana var. bella +
Taxon parentAgave toumeyana +
Taxon rankvariety +
VolumeVolume 26 +