Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 14775 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Monardella odoratissima Benth.
Common name   mountain monardella
R. Van Buren   1475  
   with J. Cooper
Coll. Date 25 August 2006 
United States
Utah County
Locality Wasatch Range, Mutual Dell vicinity, S side of the Alpine Loop Rd;
     Elev.: 6305 ft. (1922 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° 28'  27.97" N, 111° 38'  59.74" 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: L4S2. 


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

     Monardella odoratissima Benth.

Common Name(s): mountain monardella, Pacific monardella.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=32580, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Lamiales
                                Family: Lamiaceae
                                    Genus: Monardella
                                        Species: Monardella odoratissima


Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
15336 Abies concolor      "white fir" 2946 ft. N
15337 Abies lasiocarpa      "subalpine fir" 2946 ft. N
15335 Acer glabrum      "Rocky Mountain maple" 2946 ft. N
15323 Acer glabrum      "Rocky Mountain maple" same section
04566 Actaea rubra      "red baneberry" same section
04562 Agrostis stolonifera      "creeping bentgrass" same section
03910 Aquilegia flavescens  var. flavescens   "yellow columbine" 1.1 mi. NW
15324 Artemisia tridentata      "big sagebrush" same section
15326 Aster       "aster" same section
14929 Balsamorhiza macrophylla      "cut-leaf balsamroot" 1.3 mi. N
09872 Calamagrostis purpurascens      "purple reedgrass" 1.1 mi. W
03891 Cardamine cordifolia  var. cordifolia   "heart-leaf bittercress" 1.1 mi. NW
03911 Cardamine pensylvanica      "Pennsylvania bittercress" 1.1 mi. NW
09870 Carex douglasii      "Douglas' sedge" 1.1 mi. W
04568 Carex haydeniana      "cloud sedge" same section
09867 Carex praegracilis      "clustered field sedge" 1.1 mi. W
14777 Cercocarpus intricatus      "little-leaf mountain mahogany" 1668 ft. N
02835 Corallorhiza striata      "striped coralroot" 1.3 mi. S
03895 Corydalis aurea  var. occidentalis   "golden fumewort" 1.1 mi. NW
04571 Cystopteris fragilis      "brittle bladder fern" same section
04644 Descurainia sophia      "flix weed" same section
15325 Epilobium       "willowherb" same section
04570 Epilobium brachycarpum      "tall annual willowherb" same section
02833 Erysimum capitatum  var. capitatum   "sand dune wallflower" 1.3 mi. S
04342 Eschscholzia californica      "California poppy" 1.7 mi. N
04564 Gaillardia aristata      "common blanketflower" same section
03892 Geum macrophyllum  var. perincisum   "large-leaf avens" 1.1 mi. NW
09869 Glyceria striata      "fowl mannagrass" 1.1 mi. W
09874 Hieracium albiflorum      "white hawkweed" 1.1 mi. W
15293 Hydrophyllum       "waterleaf" same section
09873 Iva axillaris      "povertyweed" 1.1 mi. W
04649 Juncus bufonius      "toad rush" same section
04650 Juncus ensifolius  var. brunnescens  same section
04569 Juncus ensifolius  var. brunnescens  same section
09871 Leymus cinereus      "Great Basin wildrye" 1.1 mi. W
03893 Lotus utahensis      "Utah bird's-foot trefoil" 1.1 mi. NW
03888 Mitella stauropetala  var. stenopetala   "drywoods miterwort" 1.1 mi. NW
03889 Osmorhiza depauperata      "bluntseed sweetroot" 1.1 mi. NW
04563 Panicum capillare      "witchgrass" same section
03907 Penstemon humilis  var. brevifolius   "short-leaf low beardtongue" 1.1 mi. NW
03908 Penstemon humilis  var. brevifolius   "short-leaf low beardtongue" 1.1 mi. NW
03912 Penstemon palmeri  var. palmeri   "Palmer's beardtongue" 1.1 mi. NW
15334 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" 2946 ft. N
15331 Picea engelmannii      "Engelmann spruce" same section
15330 Pinus contorta      "beach pine" same section
09868 Poa palustris      "fowl bluegrass" 1.1 mi. W
15333 Populus angustifolia      "narrow-leaf cottonwood" same section
15322 Populus angustifolia      "narrow-leaf cottonwood" same section
09809 Ranunculus aquatilis  var. diffusus  same section
03894 Ranunculus cymbalaria      "alkali buttercup" 1.1 mi. NW
09810 Ranunculus cymbalaria      "alkali buttercup" same section
14776 Ribes cereum      "wax currant" 1668 ft. N
15327 Rosa woodsii      "Woods' rose" same section
15321 Sambucus cerulea     same section
04565 Sambucus racemosa  var. microbotrys  same section
04572 Sedum debile      "orpine stonecrop" same section
03909 Senecio pauperculus      "balsam groundsel" 1.1 mi. NW
14778 Shepherdia canadensis      "Canada buffaloberry" 1.5 mi. S
15328 Solidago       "goldenrod" same section
15329 Solidago       "goldenrod" same section
04567 Solidago lepida  var. salebrosa   "rough Canada goldenrod" same section
14774 Sphaeromeria diversifolia      "separate-leaf chickensage" same section
15332 Thalictrum fendleri      "Fendler's meadow-rue" same section


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Mile Rock Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 419 ft. S 6467  Timpanogos Cave 
Newton Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1358 ft. N   Timpanogos Cave 
Warnick Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 1751 ft. SW 6345  Timpanogos Cave 
Tibble Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 2359 ft. NE   Timpanogos Cave 
Tibble Fork Summer Home Area (Locale) Utah County, UT 2354 ft. NE 6549  Timpanogos Cave 
Tibble Fork Dam (Dam) Utah County, UT 2862 ft. N 6378  Timpanogos Cave 
Tibble Fork Reservoir (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 2862 ft. N 6378  Timpanogos Cave 
Deer Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 2945 ft. N   Dromedary Peak 
Wide Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 0.6 mi. N   Timpanogos Cave 
Martin Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 0.7 mi. SW 6316  Timpanogos Cave 
Mill Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 0.8 mi. NE   Aspen Grove 
Granite Flat Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. N 6733  Timpanogos Cave 
Roadhouse Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. S 6516  Timpanogos Cave 
Echo Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. SW 6106  Timpanogos Cave 
South Fork American Fork Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. S   Aspen Grove 
Silver Lake Summer Home Area (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. N 7405  Timpanogos Cave 
South Fork Ranger Station (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. S 6086  Timpanogos Cave 
Silver Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. N   Dromedary Peak 
Silver Lake Flat (Reservoir) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. N 7481  Dromedary Peak 
Silver Lake Flat Dam (Dam) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. N 7481  Dromedary Peak 


Taxon Links for species Monardella odoratissima  Benth.

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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