Eastern Mojave Vegetation Neighborhood Access Trail, Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado  
 

Tom Schweich  

Home Page
Topics in this Article:
Literature Cited
 Very short road from Easley Road onto the southeast slopes of North Table Mountain.

Other articles: North Table Loop at Neighborhood Access Trl Field Notes 8 Nov 2015
Full Size ImageUpper end of the Neighborhood Access Trail.  

Intersection: North Table Loop
  Trail crosses stream bed of Cottonwood Canyon.

Other articles: Field Notes 8 Nov 2015
Full Size ImageView northwest up Cottonwood Canyon
Full Size ImageView along Neighborhood Access Trail  

 

Other articles: Field Notes Coll. No. 1352, 20 May 2016
Full Size ImageColl. No. 1352, Scutellaria brittonii  

Coll. No. 1352, Scutellaria brittonii, and Coll. No. 1353, Allium textile, above the rock outcrop beside the trail.

Other articles: Field Notes 8 Nov 2015
Full Size ImageView northwest up Cottonwood Canyon  

 
  Intersection: Neighborhood Access Trail, to W. 43rd Drive.
  Switchback

Literature Cited:
- Chen, Chia Jui, Meghan G. Mendenhall, and Billie L. Turner, 1994.

Other articles: Field Notes Coll. No. 1347, 20 May 2016
Full Size ImagePatch of Thermopsis rhombifolia, Coll. No. 1347  

Small meadow below trail; location of Coll. No. 1347, Thermopsis rhombifolia.
  Game trail down to meadow and creek.
  Small point of rocks; Allium textile collected above.

Other articles: Field Notes near Coll. No. 1310 Coll. No. 1311 Coll. No. 1345, 12 May 2016
Full Size ImageHabitat of Coll. No. 1311, Leucocrinum montanum.
Full Size ImageHabitat of Physaria vitulifera and Coryphantha sp. beside neighborhood trail.  

Leucocrinum montanum habitat above the trail. Plant was more common on the south slopes further up the canyon.
Full Size Image
Coll. No. 1345, Physaria vitulifera

Literature Cited:
- Chen, Chia Jui, Meghan G. Mendenhall, and Billie L. Turner, 1994.

Other articles: Neighborhood Access Trail near trailhead Field Notes near Coll. No. 1310
Full Size ImageThermopsis rhombifolia, variety unknown, no fruit yet.  

Thermopsis rhombifolia variety unknown, no fruit yet, above the trail.
Full Size Image
Thermopsis rhombifolia, variety unknown, no fruit yet.

Other articles: Field Notes Coll. No. 1354, 20 May 2016
Full Size ImageGlandular teeth on leaf margin of Coll. No. 1354, Prunus pensylvanica
Full Size ImageColl. No. 1354, Prunus pensylvanica  

Coll. No. 1354, Prunus pensylvanica, beside trail.

Other articles: Field Notes Coll. No. 1308 Coll. No. 1309
Full Size ImageHabitat of Coll. No. 1308, Chorispora tenella
Full Size ImageColl. No. 1309, Berberis repens  

Old home site? Location of Coll. No. 1308.
Full Size Image
Inflorescence of Coll. No. 1308, Chorispora tenella
Full Size Image
Coll. No. 1308, Chorispora tenella
Full Size Image
Coll. No. 1309, Berberis repens

Other articles: Ridge Road at Ulysses  

Trailhead: Ridge Road, Ulysses Way
 

Literature Cited

  A list of all literature cited by this web site can be found in the Bibliography.
  Chen, Chia Jui, Meghan G. Mendenhall, and Billie L. Turner. 1994. Taxonomy of Thermopsis (Fabaceae) in North America. Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden. 81(4):714-742.
If you have a question or a comment you may write to me at: tas4@schweich.com I sometimes post interesting questions in my FAQ, but I never disclose your full name or address.  


[Home Page]

Date and time this article was prepared: 7/3/2017 1:09:15 PM