Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 02151 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Abies concolor (Gord. & Glend.) Lindl. ex Hildebr.
Common name   white fir
S. Freeman   s.n.  
Coll. Date 20 September 1995 
United States
Wasatch County
Locality up Provo Canyon, within a hundred yards of Provo River.
Habitat Notes riparian, mountain brush 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° 23'  57" N, 111° 31'  45" W
Township Range T5S, R4E, Sec. 7  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).


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

     Abies concolor (Gord. & Glend.) Lindl. ex Hildebr.

Common Name(s): balsam fir, colorado fir, concolor fir, Oyamel de California, silver fir, white balsam, white fir.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=181826, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Coniferophyta
                    Class: Pinopsida
                        Order: Pinales
                            Family: Pinaceae
                                Genus: Abies
                                    Species: Abies concolor


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 02151s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00726s2.jpg 
specimen image: 00837s2.jpg 
specimen image: 01408s2.jpg 
specimen image: 02066s2.jpg 
specimen image: 02207s2.jpg 
specimen image: 06185s2.jpg 
specimen image: 11177s2.jpg 
specimen image: 11177f1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
02102 Acer grandidentatum      "bigtooth maple" same section
02154 Crataegus douglasii  var. rivularis  same section
02136 Prunus virginiana      "chokecherry" same section
02153 Pseudotsuga menziesii      "Douglas-fir" same section
02101 Quercus gambelii  var. gambelii   "Gambel oak" same section
02099 Rosa woodsii      "Woods' rose" same section
02100 Salix exigua      "narrow-leaf willow" same section
02103 Symphoricarpos oreophilus  var. oreophilus   "mountain snowberry" same section
05822 Trifolium pratense      "red clover" 1.1 mi. S


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Provo Deer Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 1331 ft. N   Brighton 
Deer Creek Dam (Dam) Wasatch County, UT 1394 ft. W 5256  Aspen Grove 
Deer Creek Reservoir (Reservoir) Wasatch County, UT 2830 ft. N 5420  Aspen Grove 
Weeks Bench (Bench) Wasatch County, UT 0.6 mi. W 5479  Aspen Grove 
Sulphur Spring (Spring) Wasatch County, UT 1 mi. W 5538  Aspen Grove 
Hoovers Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 1.3 mi. N   Aspen Grove 
Sunday Canyon (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 1.5 mi. NE   Aspen Grove 
Deer Creek State Park (Park) Wasatch County, UT 1.5 mi. NE 5515  Aspen Grove 
Long Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 1.8 mi. SW   Aspen Grove 
Bear Canyon (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 1.8 mi. SW   Wallsburg Ridge 
Riverbend Trailer Park (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. SW 5240  Aspen Grove 
South Fork Deer Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 2.4 mi. N   Aspen Grove 
North Fork Provo River (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.8 mi. SW   Aspen Grove 
Wildwood (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 2.8 mi. SW 5230  Bridal Veil Falls 
Hanks Canyon (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2.4 mi. E   Charleston 
Scott Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.8 mi. SW   Aspen Grove 
North Fork Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 2.6 mi. W 7618  Aspen Grove 
Main Creek (Stream) Wasatch County, UT 2.7 mi. E   Twin Peaks 
Round Valley (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 2.8 mi. E   Wallsburg Ridge 
Bunnells Fork (Stream) Utah County, UT 3.6 mi. S   Bridal Veil Falls 


Taxon Links for species Abies concolor  (Gord. & Glend.) Lindl. ex Hildebr.

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

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