Balsamorhiza sagittata

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Balsamorhiza sagittata, I_TAY21
Amie-June Brumble

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Balsamorhiza at this site seem to exhibit a strange morphology we are tentatively attributing to an endophytic fungus or disease. Affected plants are yellower in color, leaves are thick and succulent, and flowers do not develop. Please contact us if you have any input.


title Balsamorhiza sagittata
country United States
state/province Idaho
county Valley
city/place Taylor Wilderness Research Station
site/street/trail Cliff Creek Flat (E).
latitude 45 06' 15.83
longitude 114 50' 58.00
MAPdecimal latitude_longitude ••• 45 06' 15.83_114 50' 58.00
when yyyymmdd hr:mn 2008:06:12 15:23:03
who Amie-June Brumble
plant/host/prey plant
best guess identification Balsamorhiza sagittata
determined by who email yyyymmdd Amie-June Brumble ajbrumble@vandals.uidaho.edu 20080612
same specimen as id I_TAY20
notes Comparing a healthy leaf (top) and affected leaf (bottom).

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Updated: 2014-11-29 01:39:09 gmt

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