Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 08480 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Chaenomeles speciosa (Sweet) Nakai
Common name   flowering quince
S. Rowley   s.n.  
Coll. Date 04 May 2003 
United States
Utah County
Locality Springville, residence.
Habitat Notes cultivated ornamental. 
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° 10'  36" N, 111° 33'  1" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


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

     Chaenomeles speciosa (Sweet) Nakai

     Chaenomeles lagenaria (Loisel.) Koidzumi

Common Name(s): flowering quince.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=508022, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Rosales
                                Family: Rosaceae
                                    Genus: Chaenomeles
                                        Species: Chaenomeles speciosa


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 08480s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 00350s1.jpg 

Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
14059 Asperugo procumbens      "German-madwort" 1.6 mi. S
14058 Astragalus cicer      "chickpea milkvetch" 1.6 mi. S
15346 Buddleja davidii      "orange eye butterflybush" 2.2 mi. SE
15345 Buddleja davidii      "orange eye butterflybush" 2.2 mi. SE
15307 Cardaria       "whitetop" 1.6 mi. S
15247 Ceanothus velutinus      "snowbrush ceanothus" same section
15296 Erysimum       "wallflower" 1.6 mi. S
08481 Iberis gibraltarica      "Gibraltar candytuft" same section
15344 Potentilla fruticosa     2.2 mi. SE
15343 Potentilla fruticosa     2.2 mi. SE
08479 Tulipa gesneriana      "common tulip" same section
15347 Weigela floribunda      "crimson weigela" 2.2 mi. SE


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

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Camel Pass (Gap) Utah County, UT 1.1 mi. NW 7809  Springville 
Twin Ridges (Ridge) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. W 6588  Springville 
Powerhouse Mountain (Summit) Utah County, UT 1.3 mi. E 7904  Springville 
Deadmans Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. S   Springville 
Burt Spring Pond (Lake) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. S 4820  Springville 
Konold Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. SW 4853  Springville 
Osler Spring (Spring) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. SW 4803  Springville 
Spring Creek (Stream) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. SW   Springville 
Rattlesnake Point (Summit) Utah County, UT 2 mi. S 5502  Springville 
Ether Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. S   Springville 
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Church) Utah County, UT 2.1 mi. SW 4754  Springville 
Round Peak (Summit) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. W 5555  Springville 
Jennings Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 2 mi. NE   Springville 
Kolob Basin (Basin) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. NW 7641  Springville 
Three Sisters (Summit) Utah County, UT 2 mi. W 6690  Springville 
Ether Peak (Summit) Utah County, UT 2.6 mi. SE 7500  Springville 
Wheeler Springs (Spring) Utah County, UT 2.3 mi. SW 4718  Springville 
Kolob Basin Overlook (Locale) Utah County, UT 2.7 mi. N 8596  Springville 
Maple Canyon (Valley) Utah County, UT 2.9 mi. S   Billies Mountain 
Springville High School (School) Utah County, UT 2.5 mi. SW 4669  Springville 


Taxon Links for species Chaenomeles speciosa  (Sweet) Nakai

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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