Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 02764 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
ApocynaceaeApocynaceaeApocynaceae  
Species Vinca major L.
Common name   big-leaf periwinkle
Collector(s)
V. Rowley   s.n.  
Coll. Date 22 April 1990 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Utah
Locality 670 S. 100 E. Springville.
    
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 40° 31'  42" N, 111° 38'  7" W
Township Range T3S, R3E, Sec. 29  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).
Specimen Notes CULTIVATED. 

Taxonomy


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Vinca major L.

     Vinca major var. variegata Loud.

Common Name(s): bigleaf periwinkle, greater periwinkle, periwinkle.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=30237, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Gentianales
                                Family: Apocynaceae
                                    Genus: Vinca
                                        Species: Vinca major
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 02764s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00442s2.jpg 
00442
specimen image: 01841s2.jpg 
01841
specimen image: 05162s2.jpg 
05162

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
13039 Aconitum columbianum      "Columbian monkshood" 1.3 mi. SE
13051 Agoseris aurantiaca  var. aurantiaca   "orange agoseris" 1.3 mi. E
09837 Agrostis stolonifera      "creeping bentgrass" 1.2 mi. SE
13050 Allium acuminatum      "tapertip wild onion" 1.3 mi. E
13052 Anaphalis margaritacea      "western pearly everlasting" 1.3 mi. E
13035 Aquilegia flavescens      "yellow columbine" 1.3 mi. SE
16837 Aquilegia flavescens      "yellow columbine" 1.3 mi. SE
13049 Athyrium filix-femina      "common ladyfern" 1.3 mi. SE
09808 Brickellia grandiflora      "tassel-flowered brickellbush" 1.2 mi. SE
13036 Carex lenticularis      "lakeshore sedge" 1.3 mi. SE
09841 Carex lenticularis  var. lipocarpa   "Kellogg's sedge" 1.2 mi. SE
09840 Carex microptera      "smallwing sedge" 1.2 mi. SE
13048 Carex utriculata      "Northwest Territory sedge" 1.3 mi. SE
13041 Castilleja miniata      "giant red Indian paintbrush" 1.3 mi. SE
02747 Convolvulus arvensis      "field bindweed" same section
13045 Corallorhiza maculata      "spotted coralroot" 1.3 mi. SE
02752 Crataegus monogyna      "oneseed hawthorn" same section
09843 Elymus glaucus  ssp. glaucus   "blue wildrye" 1.2 mi. SE
16834 Eucephalus engelmannii      "Engelmann's aster" 1.2 mi. SE
09842 Eucephalus engelmannii      "Engelmann's aster" 1.2 mi. SE
13042 Geum macrophyllum      "large-leaf avens" 1.3 mi. SE
09838 Glyceria grandis  var. grandis   "American mannagrass" 1.2 mi. SE
13047 Glyceria striata      "fowl mannagrass" 1.3 mi. SE
09807 Iliamna rivularis      "streambank wild hollyhock" 1.2 mi. SE
13046 Mimulus guttatus      "common monkeyflower" 1.3 mi. SE
09844 Mimulus lewisii      "Lewis' monkeyflower" 1.2 mi. SE
13037 Mimulus moschatus      "musk monkeyflower" 1.3 mi. SE
13038 Oenothera flava  var. flava   "yellow evening-primrose" 1.3 mi. SE
13043 Pedicularis groenlandica      "elephanthead lousewort" 1.3 mi. SE
13053 Penstemon cyananthus  var. cyananthus   "Wasatch beardtongue" 1.3 mi. E
13044 Platanthera dilatata  var. dilatata   "tall white bog orchid" 1.3 mi. SE
13040 Polemonium foliosissimum      "towering Jacob's-ladder" 1.3 mi. SE
13071 Sedum lanceolatum      "spearleaf stonecrop" 1.3 mi. E
09839 Senecio triangularis      "arrow-leaf ragwort" 1.2 mi. SE
02758 Smilacina stellata     same section
02759 Symphytum officinale      "common comfrey" same section
02748 Weigelia floribunda      "Weigelia" same section

Locale


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Earl-Eagle Mine (Mine) Utah County, UT 0.8 mi. NW 10096  Dromedary Peak 
Globe Mines (Mine) Utah County, UT 1 mi. N 9433  Dromedary Peak 
Yankee Mines (Mine) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. N 9072  Dromedary Peak 
Graveyard Flat (Flat) Utah County, UT 1 mi. SE 7556  Brighton 
Major Evans Gulch (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. S   Dromedary Peak 
Merril Flat (Flat) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. N 9945  Dromedary Peak 
Midwest Tunnel (Mine) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. NE 9607  Brighton 
Wyoming Tunnel (Mine) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. NE 10086  Brighton 
Silver Bell Mine (Mine) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. N 9804  Dromedary Peak 
Porcupine Gulch (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. S   Dromedary Peak 
Miller Hill (Summit) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. NE 9863  Brighton 
Sunday Tunnel (Mine) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. N 9725  Brighton 
Mary Ellen Gulch (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. E   Dromedary Peak 
Mineral Basin (Basin) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. N 9397  Dromedary Peak 
Shaffer Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. E   Brighton 
Texan Tunnel (Mine) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. E 8698  Brighton 
Mineral Flat Tunnels (Mine) Utah County, UT 2 mi. N 9531  Dromedary Peak 
Holman Flat (Flat) Utah County, UT 2 mi. S 7162  Timpanogos Cave 
Bog Mine (Mine) Utah County, UT 2 mi. NE 8790  Brighton 
Silver Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. S   Dromedary Peak 

Links

Taxon Links for species Vinca major  L.

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Vinca+major

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