Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 00309 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Poa bulbosa L.
Infraspecific    subsp. vivipara (Koel.) Arcang.
Common name   bulbous bluegrass
J.C. Biesinger II   s.n.  
Coll. Date 06 June 1989 
United States
Utah County
Locality 4.1 miles up road from Pro Shop, Hobble Creek Canyon.
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° 9'  44" N, 111° 30'  6" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


No synonyms recognized in the ITIS database.


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 00309s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 01236s1.jpg 
specimen image: 02691s1.jpg 
specimen image: 06683s1.jpg 
specimen image: 12449s1.jpg 
specimen image: 13714s1.jpg 
specimen image: 13804s1.jpg 
specimen image: 13823s1.jpg 
specimen image: 14954s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
15308 Berberis repens      "Oregongrape" 1.5 mi. E
02853 Collinsia parviflora      "maiden blue eyed Mary" 1.3 mi. N
15349 Cornus sericea      "redosier dogwood" 1.5 mi. E
15350 Cotoneaster simonsii      "Simons' cotoneaster" 1.5 mi. E
15311 Equisetum       "horsetail" 970 ft. W
02851 Hydrophyllum occidentale  var. watsonii  2165 ft. NE
02848 Lithospermum ruderale      "western stoneseed" same section
15074 Rhus glabra      "smooth sumac" same section
15348 Solanum dulcamara      "climbing nightshade" 1.5 mi. E
15306 Zigadenus paniculatus      "foothill death camas" 1.5 mi. E


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Left Fork Hobble Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 271 ft. E   Twin Peaks 
Right Fork Hobble Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 271 ft. E   Two Tom Hill 
Kellys Grove Picnic Area (Locale) Utah County, UT 503 ft. NE 5056  Granger Mountain 
Lions Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 902 ft. N   Springville 
Spillway Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1845 ft. W   Springville 
Grindstone Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2193 ft. SW   Granger Mountain 
Camp Hobble Creek (Locale) Utah County, UT 2848 ft. NE 5109  Granger Mountain 
Grindstone Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. S 6838  Springville 
Hobble Creek Guard Station (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. E 5315  Granger Mountain 
Cherry Picnic Area (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. E 5250  Granger Mountain 
Powerhouse Mountain (Summit) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. NW 7904  Springville 
Days Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.5 mi. E   Granger Mountain 
Grindstone Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. S 6844  Granger Mountain 
Dibbles Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. S   Billies Mountain 
Right Fork Maple Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2 mi. SW   Spanish Fork Peak 
Pole Heaven (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. N   Springville 
Ether Peak (Summit) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. SW 7500  Springville 
Snowslide Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. N   Springville 
Jennings Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. N   Springville 
Water Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.5 mi. N   Springville 


Taxon Links for species Poa bulbosa  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

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