Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 14617 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
OleaceaeOleaceaeOleaceae  
Species Forestiera pubescens Nutt.
Common name   stretchberry
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   1314  
   with J. Cooper, K.T. Harper, D. Van Buren
Coll. Date 21 June 2006 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Utah County
Locality Provo, Brigham Young University Campus, Shrub Lab, near front door; 
 
Elev.: 4586 ft. (1398 m.)
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° 14'  36.32" N, 111° 39'  0.87" 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 CULTIVATED; Journal Code: L5S1. 

Taxonomy


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

     Forestiera pubescens Nutt.

Common Name(s): desert olive, downy forestiera, elbowbush, stretchberry.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=32957, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Scrophulariales
                                Family: Oleaceae
                                    Genus: Forestiera
                                        Species: Forestiera pubescens
                                                                                            

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 02314s1.jpg 
02314
specimen image: 05048s1.jpg 
05048
specimen image: 06419s1.jpg 
06419
specimen image: 07015s1.jpg 
07015

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
05005 Acer ginnala      "Amur maple" same section
05007 Acer platanoides      "Norway maple" same section
05002 Acer saccharinum      "silver maple" same section
04647 Cedrus libani     same section
04648 Cedrus libani     same section
15313 Equisetum       "horsetail" same section
05001 Ginkgo biloba      "maidenhair tree" same section
05836 Malus pumila      "cultivated apple" 2399 ft. N
04999 Pinus mugo      "mugo pine" same section
06820 Populus fremontii      "Fremont's cottonwood" 1.1 mi. SW
05837 Prunus serrulata      "Japanese flowering cherry" 2.1 mi. SW
15369 Rosa woodsii      "Woods' rose" 1.2 mi. NE
05115 Sorbaria sorbifolia      "false spiraea" same section
05116 Tamarix parviflora      "small-flowered tamarisk" same section
15312 Tradescantia virginiana      "Virginia spiderwort" same section
05835 Tulipa gesneriana      "Didier's tulip" 1.8 mi. S
05114 Ulmus americana      "American elm" same section
05003 Ulmus hollandica      "Dutch elm" same section
05008 Ulmus procera      "English elm" same section

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 656 ft. SE 4574  Provo 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 716 ft. SW 4567  Provo 
Brigham Young University (School) Utah County, UT 890 ft. N 4649  Provo 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1087 ft. N 4656  Provo 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1012 ft. N 4649  Provo 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1065 ft. SE 4564  Provo 
Joaquin School (School) Utah County, UT 1036 ft. SE 4567  Provo 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1270 ft. N 4656  Provo 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1272 ft. S 4561  Provo 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1419 ft. N 4656  Provo 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1415 ft. NE 4656  Provo 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1578 ft. N 4659  Provo 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1879 ft. NE 4629  Provo 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 2097 ft. NE 4652  Provo 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 2147 ft. N 4610  Provo 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 2365 ft. N 4666  Provo 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 2482 ft. N 4659  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 2692 ft. S 4551  Provo 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 2591 ft. NE 4659  Provo 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 2258 ft. W 4580  Provo 

Links

Taxon Links for species Forestiera pubescens  Nutt.

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=Forestiera+pubescens

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