Taxon  Report   116 
Agave utahensis  Engelm.
Clark mountain agave,  Utah agave
Agave utahensis
© 2008 Jason E. Willand
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Agave utahensis
© 2006 James M. Andre
Agave utahensis
© 2011 Duncan S. Bell
Agave utahensis, a monocot, is a shrub that is native to California and Arizona, Nevada, Utah.

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Agave utahensis
© 2006 Trent M. Draper
Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Toxicity: MINOR, OXALATES, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
CNPS accepted name: Agave utahensis var. nevadensis
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This plant is available commercially.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jan 21, 2018).

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