Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 06802 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Plantago patagonica Jacq.
Common name   Patagonia plantain
R. Jolley   2002-24  
   with B. Jolley
Coll. Date 25 May 2002 
United States
Garfield County
Locality Sand Creek Trail, Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument;
     Elev.: 7300 ft. (2226 m.)
Habitat Notes slickrock area, sandy soil. 
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° 54'  N, 111° 32'  W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)


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

     Plantago patagonica Jacq.

     Plantago patagonica var. breviscapa (Shinners) Shinners
     Plantago patagonica var. gnaphalioides (Nutt.) Gray
     Plantago patagonica var. oblonga (Morris) Shinners
     Plantago patagonica var. spinulosa (Dcne.) Gray
     Plantago picta Morris
     Plantago purshii Roemer & J.A. Schultes
     Plantago purshii var. breviscapa Shinners
     Plantago purshii var. oblonga (Morris) Shinners
     Plantago purshii var. picta Pilger
     Plantago purshii var. spinulosa (Dcne.) Shinners
     Plantago spinulosa Dcne.
     Plantago wyomingensis Gandog.

Common Name(s): woolly Indianwheat, woolly plantain, woolly plantian, wooly Indianwheat, wooly plantain.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=32907, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Plantaginales
                                Family: Plantaginaceae
                                    Genus: Plantago
                                        Species: Plantago patagonica


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 06802s1.jpg

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.
06798 Arenaria fendleri  var. fendleri   "Fendler's sandwort" same section
06797 Comandra umbellata  var. pallida  1.5 mi. SE
06799 Erigeron pumilus  var. condensatus   "Great Basin shaggy fleabane" same section
06805 Hymenopappus filifolius  var. cinereus   "common woollywhite" same section
06803 Hymenoxys acaulis  var. arizonica   "Arizona four-nerve daisy" same section
06801 Lepidium montanum  var. jonesii   "Jones' pepperwort" same section
06817 Mimulus guttatus      "common monkeyflower" 1.5 mi. SE
06815 Oenothera pallida  var. pallida   "pale evening primrose" same section
06804 Poliomintha incana      "frosted mint" same section
06800 Psoralidium lanceolatum  var. lanceolatum  same section
06814 Townsendia incana      "silvery Townsend-daisy" same section
06816 Vicia americana  var. americana   "American vetch" 1.5 mi. SE


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
King Ranch (Locale) Garfield County, UT 0.9 mi. NE 6746  Roger Peak 
King Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 0.8 mi. SE 6847  Roger Peak 
Lake Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 1.5 mi. NE   Roger Peak 
Salt Gulch (Valley) Garfield County, UT 1.5 mi. E   Roger Peak 
Sulphur Spring (Spring) Garfield County, UT 2 mi. S 6211  Escalante 
Water Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.5 mi. N   Roger Peak 
Right Fork Death Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.3 mi. SW   Roger Peak 
Big Hollow (Valley) Garfield County, UT 2.4 mi. SE   Boulder Town 
Mount Ogden (Summit) Garfield County, UT 2.8 mi. NE 7805  Roger Peak 
Sweetwater Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 3.1 mi. SE   Roger Peak 
Slickrock Saddle Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 3.8 mi. S 6532  Escalante 
Slickrock Saddle (Gap) Garfield County, UT 4.5 mi. S 6444  Escalante 
Donkey Lake (Lake) Garfield County, UT 5.1 mi. N 8800  Roger Peak 
Pretty Tree Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 4.6 mi. E 7139  Boulder Town 
McGath Point Bench (Bench) Garfield County, UT 5.1 mi. SE 6697  Calf Creek 
Grimes Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 5.5 mi. N   Roger Peak 
Hells Backbone Ridge (Ridge) Garfield County, UT 6 mi. NW 8819  Roger Peak 
Hells Backbone (Ridge) Garfield County, UT 6 mi. NW 8819  Roger Peak 
Bear Creek (Stream) Garfield County, UT 6.3 mi. NE   Jacobs Reservoir 


Taxon Links for species Plantago patagonica  Jacq.

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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