Eastern Mojave Vegetation Big Sand Flat, Mono County, California.
 
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See also: Dry Creek.

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Drained by Dry Creek, 3.2 km (2 mi) northwest of Sagehen Medow, 4.5 km (2.8 mi) northeast of Little Sand Flat and 10.4 km (6.5 mi) southeast of Mono Lake.


Elevation: 7877ft, 2401m.

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Asteraceae

Anthemideae

Artemisia cana Pursh bolanderi (A. Gray) G. H. Ward. Silver Sagebrush

Artemisia tridentata Nutt. tridentata. Big Sagebrush

Astereae

Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus (Hook.) Nutt. viscidiflorus. Yellow Rabbitbrush

Ericameria parryi (A. Gray) G. I. Nesom & G. I. Baird aspera (Greene) G. L. Nesom & G. I. Baird. Rough Rabbitbrush

Ericameria parryi (A. Gray) G. I. Nesom & G. I. Baird vulcanica (Greene) G. I. Nesom & G. I. Baird. Vulcan Rabbitbrush

Erigeron lonchophyllus Hook. Short Ray Fleabane

Pyrrocoma lanceolata (Hook.) Greene lanceolata. Intermountain Pyrrocoma

Pyrrocoma racemosa (Nutt.) Torr. & A. Gray paniculata (Nutt.) Kartesz & Gandhi. Clustered Goldenweed

Symphytotrichum spathulatum (Lindl.) G. L. Nesom. Western Mountain Aster

Cichorieae

Microseridinae

Anisocoma acaulis Torr. & A. Gray. Scale Bud

Madieae

Hulseinae

Hulsea vestita A. Gray. Pumice Alpinegold

Hulsea vestita A. Gray vestita. Pumice Alpinegold

Boraginaceae

Cryptantha circumscissa (Hook. & Arn.) I. M. Johnst. Cushion Cryptantha

Phacelia bicolor Torr. ex S. Watson bicolor. Two-Color Phacelia

Phacelia hastata Douglas ex Lehm. compacta (Brand) Cronquist. Compact Phacelia

Plagiobothrys kingii (S. Watson) A. Gray harknessii (Greene) Jepson. Harkness' Popcornflower

Brassicaceae

Thelypodium crispum Payson. Crisped Thelypody

Caryophyllaceae

Stellaria longipes Goldie longipes. Longstalk Starwort

Chenopodiaceae

Grayia spinosa (Hook.) Moq. Spiny Hop Sage

Monolepis spathulata A. Gray. Beaver Povertyweed

Fabaceae

Astragalus monoensis Barneby. Mono Milk-Vetch

Lupinus breweri A. Gray. Brewer's Lupine

Lupinus breweri A. Gray breweri. Brewer's Lupine

Lupinus duranii Eastw. Mono Lake Lupine

Lupinus lepidus Douglas ex Lindl. confertus (Kellogg) C. P. Sm. Crowded Lupine

Lupinus lepidus Douglas ex Lindl. sellulus (Kellogg) Barneby. Donner Lake Lupine

Trifolium andersonii A. Gray.

Gentianaceae

Gentianopsis simplex (A. Gray) H. H. Iltis. One-Flower Fringed Gentian

Loasaceae

Mentzelia albicaulis Hook. White-Stem Blazing Star

Mentzelia congesta Torr. & A. Gray. United Blazing Star

Nyctaginaceae

Abronia turbinata S. Watson. Transmontane Sand Verbena

Onagraceae

Gayophytum diffusum Torr. & A. Gray parviflorum H. Lewis & Szweyk. Spreading Groundsmoke

Phrymaceae

Diplacus bigelovii (A. Gray) G. L. Nesom.

Diplacus mephiticus (Greene) G.L. Nesom. Skunky Monkey Flower

Plantaginaceae

Penstemon cinicola D. D. Keck. Ash Penstemon

Polemoniaceae

Aliciella leptomeria (A. Gray) J.M. Porter. Sand Gilia

Polygonaceae

Eriogonum. Buckwheat

Eriogonum baileyi S. Watson baileyi. Bailey's Buckwheat

Eriogonum nudum Douglas ex Benth. deductum (Greene) Jeps. Naked Buckwheat

Eriogonum spergulinum A. Gray reddingianum (M. E. Jones) J. T. Howell. Redding Buckwheat

Eriogonum umbellatum Torr. nevadense Gand. Sulphur-Flower Buckwheat

Portulacaceae

Calyptridium monospermum Greene. One-seeded Pussypaws

Calyptridium umbellatum (Torr.) Greene.

Rosaceae

Amelanchier utahensis Koehne. Utah Service-Berry

Geum macrophyllum Willd. Large-leaf Avens

Rubiaceae

Galium trifidum L. columbianum (Rydb.) HultÚn. Three-Petal Bedstraw

Cyperaceae

Carex douglasii Boott. Douglas Sedge

Poaceae

Aveneae

Alopecurus aequalis Sobol. Shortawn Foxtail

Eragrostideae

Muhlenbergia richardsonis (Trin.) Rydb. Mat Muhly

Poeae

Poa secunda J. Presl juncifolia (Scribn.) Soreng. Sandberg Bluegrass.

Stipeae

Stipa occidentalis Thurb. ex S. Watson californica (Merr. & Davy) C. L. Hitchc. California Needlegrass

Stipa occidentalis Thurb. ex S. Watson pubescens (Vasey) J. R. Maze et al. Common Western Needlegrass

Stipa thurberiana Piper.

Triticeae

Elymus elymoides (Raf.) Swezey. Squirreltail Grass

Elymus elymoides (Raf.) Swezey californicus (J. G. Sm.) J. P. sm. Squirreltail Grass

Elymus elymoides (Raf.) Swezey elymoides. Squirreltail Grass

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Date and time this article was prepared:9:41:51 AM, 7/31/2017.