Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 14768 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Salix boothii Dorn
Common name   Booth's willow
R. Van Buren   1469  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 25 August 2006 
United States
Utah County
Locality Wasatch Range, N side of FR 056, ca. 0.5 mile W of Timpooneke Campground;
     Elev.: 7562 ft. (2305 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° 25'  52.72" N, 111° 38'  52.73" 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 2 meters high, stems yellowish; Journal Code: L2S1. 


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

     Salix boothii Dorn

     Salix curtiflora auct. non Anderss.
     Salix myrtillifolia auct. non Anderss.
     Salix myrtillifolia var. curtiflora auct. non (Anderss.) Bebb ex Rose
     Salix novae-angliae auct. non Anderss.
     Salix pseudocordata auct. non (Anderss.) Rydb.
     Salix pseudocordata var. aequalis (Anderss.) Ball ex Schneid.
     Salix pseudomyrsinites auct. non Anderss.
     Salix pseudomyrsinites var. aequalis (Anderss.) Anderss. ex Ball

Common Name(s): blueberry willow, Booth's willow.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=22509, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Dilleniidae
                            Order: Salicales
                                Family: Salicaceae
                                    Genus: Salix
                                        Species: Salix boothii


Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00198s1.jpg 
specimen image: 01284s1.jpg 
specimen image: 01810s1.jpg 
specimen image: 03482s1.jpg 
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specimen image: 04747s1.jpg 
specimen image: 05170s1.jpg 
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specimen image: 11308s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
16903 Abies lasiocarpa      "subalpine fir" 1.4 mi. S
15073 Acer glabrum      "Rocky Mountain maple" 2717 ft. W
04440 Agropyron cristatum  subsp. cristatum   "crested wheatgrass" 1 mi. NW
04603 Agrostis exarata      "spike bentgrass" same section
13880 Anemone multifida  var. stylosa   "Rocky Mountain windflower" 1.4 mi. S
13915 Aquilegia coerulea  var. ochroleuca   "Colorado columbine" 2.3 mi. S
01995 Aquilegia flavescens  var. flavescens   "yellow columbine" 2.3 mi. SW
05150 Arnica latifolia      "broad-leaf arnica" same section
05022 Arnica mollis      "hairy arnica" 1.3 mi. S
13889 Artemisia ludoviciana  var. incompta   "Louisiana wormwood" 1.4 mi. S
13667 Artemisia tridentata      "big sagebrush" 1.2 mi. N
03887 Balsamorhiza macrophylla      "cut-leaf balsamroot" 1 mi. NW
03873 Carex raynoldsii      "Raynolds' sedge" 1 mi. NW
13665 Ceanothus velutinus  var. velutinus   "snowbrush" 2379 ft. W
13876 Clematis columbiana  var. columbiana   "Rocky Mountain clematis" 1.4 mi. S
14772 Clematis occidentalis      "purple virgins-bower" same section
05066 Clematis occidentalis  var. grosseserrata   "purple virgins-bower" same section
13885 Collomia debilis      "alpine mountain trumpet" 1.4 mi. S
05151 Corallorhiza striata      "striped coralroot" same section
13887 Epilobium alpinum  var. clavatum  1.4 mi. S
04604 Festuca saximontana  var. saximontana   "Rocky Mountain fescue" same section
02834 Hackelia patens  var. patens   "spotted stickseed" 1 mi. NW
01879 Iliamna rivularis      "streambank wild hollyhock" 2.3 mi. SW
04416 Juncus tenuis      "poverty rush" same section
13664 Juniperus communis  var. depressa   "common juniper" 2379 ft. W
08846 Mentzelia dispersa      "bushy blazingstar" 1.2 mi. N
02842 Mimulus tilingii      "Tiling's monkeyflower" same section
13666 Paxistima myrsinites      "Oregon boxleaf" 1.2 mi. N
13879 Penstemon cyananthus  var. cyananthus   "Wasatch beardtongue" 1.4 mi. S
13878 Penstemon humilis  var. brevifolius   "short-leaf low beardtongue" 1.4 mi. S
13877 Penstemon montanus      "cord-root beardtongue" 1.4 mi. S
03885 Phacelia heterophylla  var. heterophylla   "variable-leaf scorpionweed" 1 mi. NW
13663 Picea pungens      "Colorado blue spruce" 2379 ft. W
02258 Pinus contorta     1 mi. NW
13662 Pinus contorta  var. latifolia   "lodgepole pine" 2379 ft. W
02269 Pinus flexilis      "limber pine" 1 mi. NW
15072 Pinus flexilis      "limber pine" 1.2 mi. S
13660 Pinus ponderosa  var. scopulorum   "Rocky Mountain ponderosa pine" 2379 ft. W
03884 Potentilla gracilis  var. fastigiata   "slender cinquefoil" 1 mi. NW
13657 Ranunculus inamoenus  var. inamoenus   "graceful buttercup" 2379 ft. W
02836 Ranunculus inamoenus  var. inamoenus   "graceful buttercup" 1 mi. NW
14773 Ribes hudsonianum      "northern black currant" 1.2 mi. N
08847 Ribes hudsonianum  var. petiolare   "western black currant" same section
13884 Ribes montigenum      "gooseberry currant" 1.4 mi. S
13888 Rorippa curvipes  var. truncata   "bluntleaf yellowcress" 1.4 mi. S
08953 Rubus parviflorus      "thimbleberry" 2615 ft. NE
14769 Salix boothii      "Booth's willow" same section
14771 Salix scouleriana      "Scouler's willow" same section
14770 Salix x fragilis  hybrid [alba x euxina]   "crack willow" same section
03883 Sanguisorba minor      "small burnet" 1 mi. NW
04365 Saxifraga odontoloma      "brook saxifrage" 1 mi. NW
13886 Senecio fremontii  var. fremontii   "Fremont's ragwort" 1.4 mi. S
13882 Synthyris pinnatifida  var. pinnatifida   "featherleaf kittentails" 1.4 mi. S
08837 Veronica biloba      "twolobe speedwell" 1.2 mi. N
03886 Viola nuttallii      "Nuttall's violet" 1 mi. NW


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Timpooneke Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 2162 ft. E 7363  Timpanogos Cave 
Timpooneke Guard Station (Locale) Utah County, UT 2730 ft. E 7300  Timpanogos Cave 
Altamont Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 0.6 mi. E 7248  Timpanogos Cave 
Woolly Hole (Basin) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. SW 8964  Timpanogos Cave 
Mutual Dell (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. N 6503  Timpanogos Cave 
Mutual Dell Organization Camp (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. N 6470  Timpanogos Cave 
Scout Falls (Falls) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. S 8334  Timpanogos Cave 
Bear Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. N   Timpanogos Cave 
Pine Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. N   Aspen Grove 
Giant Staircase (Slope) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. S 8449  Timpanogos Cave 
Pika Cirque (Basin) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. SW 9997  Timpanogos Cave 
South Fork Ranger Station (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. N 6086  Timpanogos Cave 
South Fork American Fork Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. N   Aspen Grove 
Roadhouse Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. N 6516  Timpanogos Cave 
Forest Camp (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. E 7710  Aspen Grove 
Echo Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. N 6106  Timpanogos Cave 
Little Mill Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. NW   Timpanogos Cave 
Little Mill Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. NW 6050  Timpanogos Cave 
Timpanogos Basin (Basin) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. S 10174  Timpanogos Cave 
Gray Cliff Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. NW 6047  Timpanogos Cave 


Taxon Links for species Salix boothii  Dorn

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

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