Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 01467 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Achillea millefolium L.
Infraspecific    subsp. lanulosa (Nutt.) Piper
Common name   western yarrow
Collector(s)
M. Morriss   s.n.  
Coll. Date 27 June 1995 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Utah County
Locality American Fork Canyon.
    
Habitat Notes mostly from SE facing slopes, thick vegetation on rocky slopes. 
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° 26'  6" N, 111° 44'  9" W
Township Range T4S, R2E, Sec. 29  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 30" (900 m.)

Taxonomy


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

     Achillea millefolium var. occidentalis DC.

     Achillea angustissima Rydb.
     Achillea aspleniifolia auct. non Vent.
     Achillea eradiata Piper
     Achillea gracilis Raf.
     Achillea lanulosa Nutt.
     Achillea lanulosa var. arachnoidea Lunell
     Achillea lanulosa var. eradiata (Piper) M.E. Peck
     Achillea lanulosa ssp. typica Keck
     Achillea laxiflora Pollard & Cockerell
     Achillea millefolium var. aspleniifolia (Vent.) Farw.
     Achillea millefolium var. gracilis Raf. ex DC.
     Achillea millefolium ssp. lanulosa (Nutt.) Piper
     Achillea millefolium var. lanulosa (Nutt.) Piper
     Achillea millefolium ssp. occidentalis (DC.) Hyl.
     Achillea millefolium ssp. pallidotegula Boivin
     Achillea millefolium var. rosea (Desf.) Torr. & Gray
     Achillea millefolium var. russeolata Boivin
     Achillea occidentalis (DC.) Raf. ex Rydb.
     Achillea rosea Desf.
     Achillea tomentosa Pursh, non L.

Common Name(s): common yarrow, western yarrow.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=526856, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Achillea
                                        Species: Achillea millefolium
                                            Variety: Achillea millefolium var. occidentalis
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
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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.
01469 Allium acuminatum      "taper-tip wild onion" same section
01782 Amelanchier utahensis      "Utah serviceberry" same section
01477 Arnica cordifolia      "heart-leaf arnica" same section
03903 Asclepias asperula      "spider milkweed" same section
14932 Astragalus utahensis      "Utah milkvetch" 1 mi. E
14934 Berberis repens      "Oregongrape" 2241 ft. W
13669 Betula occidentalis      "water birch" 1084 ft. W
03902 Brickellia oblongifolia  var. linifolia   "narrow-leaf brickellbush" same section
01775 Cardaria draba  var. repens   "lens-podded whitetop" same section
03896 Chaetopappa ericoides      "rose-heath" same section
15341 Chrysothamnus nauseosus      "rubber rabbitbrush" 1 mi. E
03899 Cirsium undulatum  var. undulatum   "wavy-leaf thistle" same section
14933 Corallorhiza striata      "striped coralroot" 1590 ft. W
05241 Daucus carota  subsp. carota   "Queen Anne's lace" same section
01464 Erysimum capitatum  var. capitatum   "sand dune wallflower" same section
14931 Fritillaria atropurpurea      "leopard-lily" 1 mi. W
05243 Gaura parviflora     same section
01465 Geum macrophyllum      "large-leaf avens" same section
04354 Glyceria striata      "fowl mannagrass" 2880 ft. NW
03897 Grindelia squarrosa  var. serrulata   "curlycup gumweed" same section
01471 Hackelia patens  var. harrisonii   "Harrison's stickseed" same section
01474 Hedysarum boreale  var. boreale   "Utah sweetvetch" same section
03901 Lygodesmia grandiflora  var. dianthopsis   "Antelope Island skeleton plant" same section
13670 Malcolmia africana      "African mustard" 1084 ft. W
01468 Medicago lupulina      "black medick" same section
01797 Melilotus officinalis      "yellow sweetclover" same section
03904 Mentzelia dispersa      "bushy blazingstar" same section
02844 Mentzelia rusbyi      "Rusby's blazingstar" same section
01470 Mertensia brevistyla      "Wasatch bluebells" same section
15291 Oenothera cespitosa      "tufted evening primrose" 553 ft. S
05242 Pastinaca sativa      "wild parsnip" same section
01785 Penstemon eatonii  var. eatonii  same section
01768 Penstemon humilis  var. brevifolius   "short-leaf low beardtongue" same section
01475 Penstemon platyphyllus      "broad-leaf beardtongue" same section
X0318 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" same section
01476 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" same section
13668 Populus angustifolia      "narrow-leaf cottonwood" 1084 ft. W
15339 Populus angustifolia      "narrow-leaf cottonwood" 1 mi. E
01473 Prunus virginiana      "chokecherry" same section
01796 Rosa woodsii      "Woods' rose" same section
01472 Sedum debile      "orpine stonecrop" same section
15301 Smilacina racemosa      "false Solomon's Seal" 1 mi. W
15340 Solanum dulcamara      "climbing nightshade" 1 mi. E
03906 Stanleya pinnata  var. pinnata   "desert princesplume" same section
15059 Tamarix       "tamarisk" same section
15060 Ulmus pumila      "Siberian elm" 964 ft. SE
01466 Viola adunca      "hook-spur violet" same section
01478 Viola adunca      "hook-spur violet" same section
14945 Zigadenus       "deathcamas" 1.2 mi. NE

Locale


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Cattle Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 0.8 mi. E   Timpanogos Cave 
Utah Valley (Basin) Utah County, UT 0.8 mi. W 5250  Lehi 
Riverside Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. E 5430  Timpanogos Cave 
American Fork Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. NW   Dromedary Peak 
Smooth Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. NW   Timpanogos Cave 
Preston Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. NW   Timpanogos Cave 
Willow Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. N   Timpanogos Cave 
Hidden Lake (Lake) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. E 7123  Timpanogos Cave 
Timpanogos Cave National Monument (Park) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. E 6372  Timpanogos Cave 
Swinging Bridge Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. E   Timpanogos Cave 
Nielson Ditch (Canal) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. W 5023  Lehi 
Cedar Hills (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. SW 4958  Lehi 
Timpanogos Cave Visitor Center (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. E 5683  Timpanogos Cave 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. NW 5020  Lehi 
Heisetts Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. S   Timpanogos Cave 
Pleasant Grove Ditch (Canal) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. SW 4944  Lehi 
Merideth Ditch (Canal) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. SW 4961  Lehi 
Mahogany Mountain (Summit) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. SE 8911  Timpanogos Cave 
Wadsworth Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.3 mi. N   Timpanogos Cave 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. W 4961  Lehi 

Links

Taxon Links for species Achillea millefolium  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=Achillea+millefolium

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