Agave utahensis

Engelmann ex Greenman and Roush

Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard.16: 390, plate 32. 1929

Common names: Clark Mountain agave
Synonyms: Agave nevadensis
Found in FNA Volume 26. Treatment on page 451. Mentioned on page 448.
Rosettes 1.5–2.5 dm. Leaves 15–25 × 1.5–3 cm; marginal teeth 4–6 mm; apical spine brown to whitish, slender, 4–8 cm. Scape 2–4 m. 2n = 60.

Phenology: Flowering late winter–early summer
Habitat: Calcareous outcrops with desert scrub
Elevation: 1200–1900 m

Distribution

sw United States.

Discussion

Subspecies 2 (2 in the flora).

References

None.

Facts about "Agave utahensis"
AuthorJames L. Reveal + and Wendy C. Hodgson +
Common nameClark Mountain agave +
Elevation1200–1900 m +
HabitatCalcareous outcrops with desert scrub +
IllustratorBee F. Gunn +
PhenologyFlowering late winter–early summer +
ReferenceNone +
SynonymAgave nevadensis +
Taxon nameAgave utahensis +
Taxon parentAgave +
Taxon rankspecies +
VolumeVolume 26 +