Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 14583 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Ceanothus fendleri A. Gray
Common name   Fendler's ceanothus
R. Van Buren   1272  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 08 June 2006 
United States
Washington County
Locality southern foothills of Pine Valley Mountains, slopes N of Leeds Creek, on the S side of the Oak Grove Campground Rd (FR 032), ca. 0.1 mi E of Oak Grove Campground;
     Elev.: 6440 ft. (1963 m.)
Habitat Notes on the edge of a creek; in ponderosa-Gambel oak; 
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 37° 19'  2.09" N, 113° 26'  56.67" W
Datum WGS84 
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): GPS
Georef. Notes This coordinate was obtained by a GPS unit and an error estimate was not recorded by the user. However due to the accuracy of most units, a polygon diameter between 25 and 250 meters could reasonably be assumed.
Voucher Voucher for "Woody Plants of Utah" by R. Van Buren, K.T. Harper, J. Cooper 
Specimen Notes Journal Code: L6S1. 


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

     Ceanothus fendleri Gray

     Ceanothus fendleri var. venosus Trel.
     Ceanothus fendleri var. viridis M.E. Jones
     Ceanothus subsericeus Rydb.

Common Name(s): Fendler ceanothus, Fendler's ceanothus.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=28467, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Rhamnales
                                Family: Rhamnaceae
                                    Genus: Ceanothus
                                        Species: Ceanothus fendleri


Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 01304s1.jpg 
specimen image: 02026s1.jpg 
specimen image: 02271s1.jpg 
specimen image: 02285s1.jpg 
specimen image: 03444s1.jpg 
specimen image: 06122s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
03626 Erigeron utahensis  var. utahensis   "Utah fleabane" 2027 ft. N
14589 Rosa woodsii      "Woods' rose" 1.2 mi. SW
14585 Rosa woodsii      "Woods' rose" same section
08748 Rubus leucodermis      "western raspberry" 919 ft. E
14590 Salix lasiolepis      "arroyo willow" 1.2 mi. SW
14584 Salix lasiolepis      "arroyo willow" same section
14586 Verbena gooddingii     same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Oak Grove Recreation Area (Park) Washington County, UT 1143 ft. W 6500  Signal Peak 
Oak Grove Campground (Locale) Washington County, UT 1221 ft. W 6519  Signal Peak 
Columbine Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 2638 ft. N 7215  Signal Peak 
Maple Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 0.9 mi. S 6027  Signal Peak 
Big Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 0.9 mi. SE   Signal Peak 
Pig Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 0.9 mi. SE   Signal Peak 
Oak Grove Trail (Trail) Washington County, UT 1 mi. W 8347  Signal Peak 
Trail Peak (Summit) Washington County, UT 1.5 mi. SW 8206  Signal Peak 
Deer Flat (Flat) Washington County, UT 1.6 mi. NW 9813  Signal Peak 
Horse Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 1.7 mi. SE   Signal Peak 
Spirit Creek (Stream) Washington County, UT 1.7 mi. SE   Signal Peak 
Mud Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 2 mi. S 5506  Signal Peak 
Further Water (Lake) Washington County, UT 2 mi. W 9938  Signal Peak 
Big Hollow Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 2.2 mi. SW 6185  Signal Peak 
Highline Trail (Trail) Washington County, UT 2.2 mi. NE 6802  Signal Peak 
Ash Grove Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 2.4 mi. SE 5473  Signal Peak 
Signal Peak (Summit) Washington County, UT 2.3 mi. W 10325  Signal Peak 
Point Trail (Trail) Washington County, UT 2.9 mi. N 8285  Signal Peak 
Browns Point Trail (Trail) Washington County, UT 3 mi. N 8301  Signal Peak 
Big Hollow Trail (Trail) Washington County, UT 3.2 mi. SW 5440  Signal Peak 


Taxon Links for species Ceanothus fendleri  A. Gray

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

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