Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 06052 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Physaria arizonica (S. Watson) O'Kane & Al-Shehbaz
Common name   Arizona bladderpod
Donna M. Barnes   2015  
Coll. Date 19 June 2001 
United States
Kane County
Locality Highway 89, 0.5 mile S of mile marker 108, [W of the Sevier River, ca. 4 miles N of Long Valley Junction];
     Elev.: 7144 ft. (2178 m.)
Habitat Notes roadside, silty loam soil; budsage-stipa 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 37° 32'  7" N, 112° 29'  12" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)


No synonyms recognized in the ITIS database.


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 06052s3.jpg

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
14315 Artemisia nova  var. nova  2408 ft. S
06051 Eriogonum panguicense      "Panguitch wild buckwheat" same section
06050 Hymenoxys acaulis  var. caespitosa   "caespitose four-nerve daisy" same section
14312 Hymenoxys richardsonii      "Richardson's rubberweed" 2408 ft. S
06053 Penstemon caespitosus  var. desertipicti   "painted mat beardtongue" same section
14313 Penstemon linarioides  var. sileri   "Siler's toadflax beardtongue" 2408 ft. S
14314 Tetradymia canescens      "spineless horsebrush" 2408 ft. S


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Castle Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 1 mi. N   Asay Bench 
Spring Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 1.8 mi. N   George Mountain 
Sawyer Point (Cape) Garfield County, UT 1.7 mi. NW 7678  Asay Bench 
Castle Rock (Pillar) Garfield County, UT 1.9 mi. W 7589  Asay Bench 
Castle Creek Reservoir (Reservoir) Kane County, UT 2.3 mi. W 7372  Asay Bench 
Castle Creek Dam (Dam) Kane County, UT 2.3 mi. W 7372  Asay Bench 
Tyler Creek (Stream) Kane County, UT 2.7 mi. S   Long Valley Junction 
Minnie Creek (Stream) Kane County, UT 2.7 mi. S   Alton 
Cub Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 2.3 mi. W 7264  Asay Bench 
West Fork Asay Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 3 mi. N   Asay Bench 
McDonald Lake Dam (Dam) Kane County, UT 2.9 mi. SW 7494  Asay Bench 
McDonald Lake (Reservoir) Kane County, UT 2.9 mi. SW 7484  Asay Bench 
Asay Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 3.4 mi. N   Asay Bench 
Gravel Spring (Spring) Kane County, UT 3.3 mi. S 7422  Long Valley Junction 
Asay Town (Locale) Garfield County, UT 3.5 mi. N 7034  George Mountain 
Gravel Pass (Gap) Kane County, UT 3.5 mi. S 7477  Long Valley Junction 
Long Valley Junction (Populated Place) Kane County, UT 3.5 mi. S 7481  Long Valley Junction 
Dry Wash (Valley) Garfield County, UT 3.8 mi. N   Asay Bench 
Little Mountain (Summit) Garfield County, UT 3.5 mi. N 7855  Asay Bench 
Asay Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 3.3 mi. W 7136  Asay Bench 


Taxon Links for species Physaria arizonica  (S. Watson) O'Kane & Al-Shehbaz

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:

Zooming out might reveal more collections in other states.

Note: Printing this page will show all information sequentially.   edit