Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 01636 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Astragalus drummondii Douglas ex Hook.
Common name   Drummond's milkvetch
S. Freeman   s.n.  
Coll. Date 10 June 1995 
United States
Utah County
Locality Squaw Peak trail.
     Elev.: 6000 ft. (1829 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° 18'  40" N, 111° 38'  7" W
Township Range T6S, R3E, Sec. 8  
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):

     Astragalus drummondii Dougl. ex Hook.

     Tium drummondii (Dougl. ex Hook.) Rydb.

Common Name(s): Drummond milkvetch, Drummond's milkvetch, Drummond's milk-vetch.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=25500, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Fabales
                                Family: Fabaceae
                                    Genus: Astragalus
                                        Species: Astragalus drummondii


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 01636s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00381s2.jpg 
specimen image: 01461s2.jpg 
specimen image: 01556s2.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
00173 Acer grandidentatum      "bigtooth maple" same section
06786 Allium acuminatum      "taper-tip wild onion" 1 mi. S
02786 Allium acuminatum      "taper-tip wild onion" same section
14009 Arabidopsis thaliana      "mouseear cress" 1.4 mi. N
15433 Artemisia tridentata      "big sagebrush" 2418 ft. E
14921 Astragalus       "milkvetch" 2140 ft. W
01637 Astragalus cibarius      "browse milkvetch" same section
01556 Astragalus drummondii      "Drummond's milkvetch" same section
06793 Balsamorhiza hookeri  var. hispidula   "Hooker's balsamroot" same section
06794 Balsamorhiza hookeri  var. hispidula   "Hooker's balsamroot" same section
06796 Balsamorhiza sagittata      "arrow-leaf balsamroot" same section
06795 Balsamorhiza sagittata      "arrow-leaf balsamroot" same section
01294 Celtis reticulata     1 mi. N
15434 Cercocarpus ledifolius      "curl-leaf mountain mahogany" 2418 ft. E
14915 Cirsium       "thistle" 2140 ft. W
15371 Clematis orientalis      "Oriental virgins-bower" same section
01643 Collinsia parviflora      "maiden blue eyed Mary" same section
02787 Collomia grandiflora      "grand collomia" same section
15310 Convolvulus arvensis      "field bindweed" 1 mi. NE
14912 Crepis       "hawksbeard" 2140 ft. W
14914 Delphinium       "larkspur" 2140 ft. W
01638 Delphinium nuttallianum      "meadow larkspur" same section
01642 Erysimum capitatum  var. capitatum   "sand dune wallflower" same section
06789 Galium aparine  var. echinospermum   "catchweed bedstraw" 1 mi. S
06790 Galium bifolium      "twinleaf bedstraw" 1 mi. S
01553 Geranium viscosissimum  var. incisum   "sticky purple geranium" same section
15435 Gutierrezia sarothrae      "common snakeweed" 2418 ft. E
14916 Hackelia       "stickseed" 2140 ft. W
14917 Hackelia       "stickseed" 2140 ft. W
14918 Hackelia       "stickseed" 2140 ft. W
14909 Hedysarum       "sweetvetch" 2140 ft. W
15441 Holodiscus dumosus      "mountainspray" 1.9 mi. S
15372 Humulus lupulus      "common hop" same section
14919 Hydrophyllum       "waterleaf" 2140 ft. W
00347 Ipomopsis aggregata  var. aggregata   "scarlet gilia" same section
01639 Ipomopsis aggregata  var. aggregata   "scarlet gilia" same section
01554 Ipomopsis aggregata  var. aggregata   "scarlet gilia" same section
14923 Lathyrus       "pea" 2140 ft. W
06787 Lathyrus pauciflorus      "few-flowered pea" 1 mi. S
01874 Linaria dalmatica      "Dalmatian toadflax" same section
06788 Lithophragma parviflorum      "small-flowered woodland-star" 1 mi. S
14911 Lomatium       "desert parsley" 2140 ft. W
01635 Mertensia brevistyla      "Wasatch bluebells" same section
01640 Microseris nutans      "nodding silverpuffs" same section
06856 Nemophila breviflora      "basin nemophila" 1 mi. S
14436 Perityle stansburyi      "Stansbury's rockdaisy" same section
14910 Phlox longifolia      "long-leaf phlox" 2140 ft. W
01872 Prunus virginiana      "chokecherry" same section
14922 Rorippa       "yellowcress" 2140 ft. W
01873 Sambucus caerulea     same section
14008 Sanguisorba minor      "small burnet" 1.4 mi. N
08782 Setaria pumila  subsp. pumila   "yellow bristle grass" 1.6 mi. N
06792 Smilacina stellata      "starry false Solomon's Seal" 1 mi. S
06791 Stellaria jamesiana     1 mi. S
14920 Taraxacum       "dandelion" 2140 ft. W
09514 Thelypodium laxiflorum      "loose-flowered thelypody" same section
15440 Ulmus pumila      "Siberian elm" 1.2 mi. E
06848 Valeriana occidentalis      "western valerian" 1 mi. S
01555 Vicia americana  var. americana   "American vetch" same section
06847 Viola nuttallii      "Nuttall's violet" 1 mi. S
14913 Wyethia       "mule's ears" 2140 ft. W
01644 Wyethia amplexicaulis      "mule's ears" same section
01641 Zigadenus paniculatus      "foothill death camas" same section
13626 Zigadenus paniculatus      "foothill death camas" 2140 ft. W


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Christmas City (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 0.9 mi. NW 4902  Orem 
Pole Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. N   Bridal Veil Falls 
Wicks (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. N 4928  Orem 
Caryhurst (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1 mi. W 4866  Orem 
Olmstead (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. W 4856  Orem 
Springdell (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. NE 4974  Bridal Veil Falls 
Union Aqueduct (Canal) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. N 5158  Orem 
East Lawn Memorial Hills (Cemetery) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. SW 5017  Orem 
Provo Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. W   Aspen Grove 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. S 5131  Orem 
Hope Picnic Area (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. SE 6651  Bridal Veil Falls 
Canyon Glen Picnic Area (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. NE 5004  Bridal Veil Falls 
Canyon Crest School (School) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. SW 4843  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. S 5154  Orem 
Canyon Glen (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. NE 5049  Bridal Veil Falls 
Rotary Park Picnic Area (Park) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. NE 5043  Bridal Veil Falls 
Alta Aqueduct (Canal) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. N 5581  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. S 4859  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. SW 4820  Orem 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. W 4846  Orem 


Taxon Links for species Astragalus drummondii  Douglas ex Hook.

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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