Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 15021 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
ApocynaceaeApocynaceaeApocynaceae  
Species Apocynum cannabinum L.
Common name   Indian-hemp
Collector(s)
Kenna Mikesell   58  
Coll. Date 02 September 2007 
Geography United States.  Utah.  Utah County
Locality Provo River Trail, 335 yards E of entrance to Utah Lake State Park; 
 
Elev.: 4493 ft. (1370 m.)
Habitat Notes riparian community. 
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'  15.57" N, 110° 43'  47.63" 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.

Taxonomy


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

     Apocynum cannabinum L.

     Apocynum cannabinum var. angustifolium (Woot.) N. Holmgren
     Apocynum cannabinum var. glaberrimum A. DC.
     Apocynum cannabinum var. greeneanum (Bég. & Bel.) Woods.
     Apocynum cannabinum var. hypericifolium Gray
     Apocynum cannabinum var. nemorale (G.S. Mill.) Fern.
     Apocynum cannabinum var. pubescens (Mitchell ex R. Br.) Woods.
     Apocynum cannabinum var. suksdorfii (Greene) Bég. & Bel.
     Apocynum hypericifolium Ait.
     Apocynum pubescens Mitchell ex R. Br.
     Apocynum sibiricum Jacq.
     Apocynum sibiricum var. cordigerum (Greene) Fern.
     Apocynum sibiricum var. farwellii (Greene) Fern.
     Apocynum sibiricum var. salignum (Greene) Fern.
     Apocynum suksdorfii Greene
     Apocynum suksdorfii var. angustifolium (Woot.) Woods.
     Apocynum suskdorfii Greene

Common Name(s): common dogbane, dogbane, hemp dogbane, Indian hemp, Indianhemp, Indian-hemp, prairie dogbane.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=30157, click for more information and references)

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

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 03214s3.jpg 
03214
specimen image: 07023s4.jpg 
07023

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
15025 Asclepias speciosa      "showy milkweed" 489 ft. E
15018 Clematis orientalis      "Oriental virgins-bower" 1825 ft. W
15024 Cornus sericea      "redosier dogwood" 357 ft. NE
15019 Crataegus monogyna      "oneseed hawthorn" 887 ft. N
15020 Fraxinus velutina      "velvet ash" 14 ft. SW
15027 Morus alba      "white mulberry" 125 ft. E
15022 Parthenocissus quinquefolia      "Virginia creeper" same section
15028 Populus alba      "white poplar" 125 ft. E
15029 Populus balsamifera      "balsam poplar" 125 ft. E
15031 Populus nigra      "Lombardy poplar" 465 ft. E
15017 Rubus leucodermis      "western raspberry" 2379 ft. W
15016 Salix × fragilis   [alba × euxina]   "crack willow" 637 ft. E
15023 Solanum dulcamara      "climbing nightshade" 281 ft. E
15026 Tamarix       "tamarisk" 503 ft. E
15030 Ulmus       "elm" 125 ft. E

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Cockey Hollow (Valley) Duchesne County, UT 1.7 mi. NE   Tabby Mountain 
Coyote Draw (Valley) Duchesne County, UT 2.3 mi. NW   Tabby Mountain 
Rough Hollow (Valley) Duchesne County, UT 2.9 mi. NW   Tabby Mountain 
Red Creek Wildlife Management Area (Park) Duchesne County, UT 3.7 mi. N 7244  Tabiona 
Santaquin Draw (Valley) Duchesne County, UT 3.4 mi. NE   Tabby Mountain 
Sand Wash (Valley) Duchesne County, UT 4 mi. SW   Strawberry Pinnacles 
Grey Wolf Mountain (Summit) Duchesne County, UT 3.7 mi. NW 7451  Tabby Mountain 
Trail Hollow (Valley) Duchesne County, UT 4.2 mi. NE   Tabby Mountain 
Mill Hollow (Valley) Duchesne County, UT 4.2 mi. NE   Tabby Mountain 
Currant Creek (Stream) Duchesne County, UT 4.4 mi. SW   Jimmies Point 
Cedar Mountain (Summit) Duchesne County, UT 5.4 mi. S 7661  Strawberry Pinnacles 
Right Fork Mill Hollow (Valley) Duchesne County, UT 5.9 mi. N   Tabby Mountain 

Links

Taxon Links for species Apocynum cannabinum  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=Apocynum+cannabinum

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