Eastern Mojave Vegetation Golden, Jefferson County, Colorado.
 
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See also: Guanella Pit. Lower Urad Reservoir. Upper Urad Reservoir. Vidler Mine. Castle Rock. Chimney Gulch. Clear Creek. Cressmans Gulch (lower). Deadman Gulch. Eagle Ridge. Fossil Trace Golf Club. Heritage Square. Lookout Mountain. Magpie Gulch. Nightbird Gulch. North Table Mountain. South Table Mountain. Tony Grampsas Memorial Sports Complex. Tucker Gulch (lower). Upper Washington Avenue Open Space.

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Elevation: 5673ft, 1729m.

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Literature Referring To This Location:

  • Keller, John. 2001. Field Trip Guide -- Mineral Resources of Jefferson County, Colorado. {TAS-pdf}
  • Noe, David C., James M. Soule, Jeffrey L. Hynes and Karen A. Berry. 1999. Bouncing boulders, rising rivers, and sneaky soils: A primer of geologic hazards and engineering geology along Colorado's Front Range. Field Guides. 1: 1-19. Boulder, CO: Geological Society of America, 1999. {TAS-pdf}
  • Scott, G. R. 1972. Geologic map of the Morrison quadrangle, Jefferson County, Colorado. Miscellaneous Geologic Investigations Map I-790-A. U. S. Geological Survey: 1972. {TAS-pdf} http://ngmdb.usgs.gov/ngm-bin/pdp/download.pl?q=7283_9620_5, accessed 28 August 2014
  • Van Horn, Richard. 1957. Bedrock geology of the Golden quadrangle, Colorado. Geologic Quadrangle Map GQ-103. 1957. {TAS-pdf} Geotiff aavailable at: http://ngmdb.usgs.gov/ngm-bin/pdp/download.pl?q=15570_548_5, accessed 26 August 2014.
  • Van Horn, Richard. 1972. Surficial and bedrock geologic map of the Golden Quadrangle, Jefferson County, Colorado. USGS IMAP: 761-A. 1972. {TAS-pdf} http://ngmdb.usgs.gov/ngm-bin/pdp/download.pl?q=7281_9511_5, accessed 27 August 2014
  • Van Horn, Richard. 1976. Geology of the Golden Quadrangle, Colorado. USGS Professional Paper: 872. 1976. {TAS-pdf} http://pubs.usgs.gov/pp/0872/report.pdf, accessed 27 August 2014.
  • Weimer, Bob. 2001. Mines Geology Trail. CSM Geology Museum Special Publication No. 1. Golden, Colorado: Colorado School of Mines, Geology Museum, 2001. {TAS-pdf} (http://inside.mines.edu/UserFiles/File/Geology/geoTrail1.pdf, accessed 4 Nov 2014.)
  • Weimer, Bob. 2004. Lessions from the Mines Geology Trail. CSM Geology Museum Special Publication No. 2. Golden, Colorado: Colorado School of Mines, Geology Museum, 2004. {TAS-pdf} http://inside.mines.edu/UserFiles/File/Geology/geoTrail2.pdf

Area Plant Lists that contain this location:

Species collected at or near this location:

Azollaceae

Azolla mexicana C. Presl. Mexican Mosquito Fern

Cupressaceae

Juniperus communis L. depressa. Common Juniper

Juniperus scopulorum Sarg. Rocky Mountain Juniper

Adoxaceae

Sambucus canadensis L. American Black Elderberry

Amaranthaceae

Froelichia gracilis (Hook.) Moq. Slender Snakecotton

Apiaceae

Aletes acaulis (Torr.) J.M. Coult. & Rose. Stemless Indian Parsley

Berula erecta (Huds.) Coville. Cut-Leaf Water Parsnip

Conium maculatum L. Common Poison Hemlock

Harbouria trachypleura (A. Gray) J.M. Coult. & Rose. Whiskbroom Parsley

Ligusticum porteri J.M. Coult. & Rose. Porter's Licorice-Root

Ligusticum porteri J.M. Coult. & Rose porteri. Porter's Licorice-Root

Apocynaceae

Apocynum cannabinum L. Indian Hemp

Asclepiadaceae

Asclepias speciosa Torr. Showy Milkweed

Asteraceae

Anthemideae

Artemisia frigida Willd. Prairie Sagewort

Astereae

Conyza canadensis (L.) Cronquist. Canadian Horseweed

Dieteria canescens (Pursh) A. Gray. Hoary Tansyaster

Ericameria nauseosa (Pall. ex Pursh) G. I. Nesom & G. I. Baird. Rubber Rabbitbush

Ericameria nauseosa (Pall. ex Pursh) G.L.Nesom & G.I.Baird graveolens (Nutt.) Reveal & Schuyler.

Ericameria nauseosa (Pall. ex Pursh) G. I. Nesom & G. I. Baird nauseosa. Rubber Rabbitbush

Erigeron pumilis Nutt. Shaggy Fleabane

Erigeron strigosus Muhl. ex Willd. Prairie Fleabane

Erigeron tracyi Greene. Running Fleabane

Erigeron vetensis Rydb. Early Bluetop Fleabane

Gutierrezia sarothrae (Pursh) Britton & Rusby. Broom Snakeweed

Heterotheca villosa (Pursh) Shinners. Hairy False Goldenaster

Solidago canadensis L. Canada Goldenrod

Symphyotrichum ericoides (Linnaeus) G. L. Nesom. White Heath Aster

Symphyotrichum falcatum (Lindl.) G.L. Nesom. White Prairie Aster

Symphyotrichum lanceolatum (Willd.) G. L. Nesom hesperium (A. Gray) G. L. Nesom. Western Lance-Leaved Aster

Townsendia grandiflora Nutt. Largeflower Townsend Daisy

Bahieae

Amauriopsis dissecta (A. Gray) Rydberg. Raglead Bahia

Picradeniopsis oppositifolia (Nutt.) Rydb. ex Britton. Opposite Leaf Bahia

Cardueae

Cirsium ochrocentrum A. Gray. Yellowspine Thistle

Cirsium undulatum (Nutt.) Spreng. Wavy Leaved Thistle

Cichorieae

Mulgedium pulchellum (Pursh) G. Don in R. Sweet. Blue Lettuce

Crepidinae

Crepis occidentalis Nutt. Largeflower Hawksbeard

Hyoseridinae

Sonchus asper (L.) Hill. Spiny Sowthistle

Lactucinae

Prenanthes racemosa Michx. Purple Rattlesnake Root

Microseridinae

Agoseris parviflora (Nutt.) D. Dietr. Steppe Agoseris

Eupatorieae

Brickellia eupatorioides (L.) Shinners. False Boneset

Brickellia eupatorioides (L.) Shinners chlorolepis (Wooton & Standley) B. L. Turner. False Boneset

Liatris punctata Hook. Dotted Blazing Star

Gnaphalieae

Pseudognaphalium canescens (DC.) Anderberg. Wright's Rabbit-Tobacco.

Helenieae

Gaillardia aristata Pursh. Blanketflower

Heliantheae

Cyclachaena xanthiifolia (Nutt.) Fresen. Carelessweed

Helianthus nuttallii Torr. & A. Gray. Nuttall's Sunflower

Helianthus pumilus Nutt. Little Sunflower

Heliomeris multiflora Nutt. Showy Golden Eye

Ratibida columnifera (Nutt.) Woot. & Standl. Upright Prairie Coneflower

Verbesina encelioides (Cav.) Benth. & Hook. f. ex A. Gray. Golden Crownbeard. Cowpen Daisy.

Xanthium strumarium L. Common Cocklebur

Madieae

Arnicinae

Arnica fulgens Pursh. Foothill Arnica

Millerieae

Galinsoga parviflora Cav. Gallant Soldier

Senecioneae

Packera fendleri (A. Gray) W.A. Weber & Á. Löve. Fendler"s Ragwort

Packera tridenticulata (Rydb.) W.A. Weber & Á. Löve. Three-Tooth Ragwort

Senecio integerrimus Nutt. Columbia Ragwort

Senecio wootonii Greene. Wooton's Ragwort

Betulaceae

Betula occidentalis Hook. Water Birch

Carpinus betulus L. European hornbeam

Boraginaceae

Cryptantha virgata (Porter) Payson. Miner"s Candle

Lappula occidentalis (S. Watson) Greene. Flatspine Stickseed

Mertensia lanceolata (Pursh) DC. Prairie Bluebells

Phacelia hastata Douglas ex Lehm. hastata. Silverleaf Phacelia

Brassicaceae

Alyssum simplex Rudolphi. European Madwort

Camelina microcarpa Andrz. ex DC. Little-Podded False Flax

Chorispora tenella (Pall.) DC. Crossflower

Descurainia sophia (L.) Webb. Tansy Mustard

Draba reptans (Lam.) Fernald. Carolina Whitlow Grass

Erysimum capitatum (Hook.) Greene. Sanddune Wallflower

Lepidium draba L. White Top

Lepidium latifolium L. Broad-Leaved Pepper-Grass

Physaria montana (A. Gray) Greene. Mountain Bladderpod

Physaria vitulifera Rydb. Roundtip Twinpod

Cactaceae

Coryphantha missouriensis (Sweet) Britton & Rose. Missouri Foxtail Cactus

Coryphantha vivipara (Nutt.) Britton & Rose. Beehive Cactus

Campanulaceae

Campanula rapunculoides L. Rampion Bellflower

Caprifoliaceae

Lonicera morrowii A. Gray. Morrow's honeysuckle

Symphoricarpos rotundifolius A. Gray. Roundleaf Snowberry

Caryophyllaceae

Cerastium arvense L. strictum Gaudin. Field Chickweed

Pseudostellaria jamesiana (Torr.) W. A. Weber & R. L. Hartm. Tuber Starwort

Silene antirrhina L. Sleepy Catchfly

Stellaria media (L.) Vill. Common Chickweed

Chenopodiaceae

Atriplex hortensis L. Garden Orache

Chenopodium berlandieri Moq. Pitseed Goosefoot

Salsola tragus L. Tumbleweed

Suckleya suckleyana (Torr.) Rydb. Poison Suckleya

Dipsacaceae

Dipsacus fullonum L. Fuller's Teasel

Ericaceae

Arctostaphylos uva-ursi (L.) Sprengel. Bearberry

Orthilia secunda (L.) House. Sidebells Wintergreen

Pyrola asarifolia Michx. Liverleaf Wintergreen

Euphorbiaceae

Euphorbia marginata Pursh. Snow on the Mountain

Euphorbia myrsinites L. Myrtle Spurge

Euphorbia peplus L. Petty Spurge

Tragia ramosa Torr. Branched Noseburn

Fabaceae

Astragalus agrestis Douglas ex G. Don. Purple Milkvetch

Astragalus drummondii Dougl. ex Hook. Drummond's Milkvetch

Glycyrrhiza lepidota Pursh. American Licorice

Ladeania lanceolata (Pursh) A. N. Egan & Reveal. Dune Scurfpea

Pediomelum tenuiflorum (Pursh) A. N. Egan. Slimflower Scurfpea

Psoralidium lanceolatum (Pursh) Rydb. Dune Scurfpea

Psoralidium tenuiflorum (Pursh) Rydb. Slimflower Scurfpea

Vicia americana Willd. minor Hook. American Vetch

Vicia villosa Roth. Hairy Vetch

Fagaceae

Quercus gambelii Nutt. Gambel's oak

Geraniaceae

Erodium cicutarium (L.) L'Her. ex Aiton. Redstem Stork's Bill

Grossulariaceae

Ribes cereum Douglas. Wax Currant

Lamiaceae

Dracocephalum parviflorum Nutt. American Dragonhead

Mentha arvensis L. Wild Mint

Mentha canadensis L. Wild Mint

Monarda fistulosa L. Wild Bergamot

Salvia reflexa Hornemann. Lanceleaf Sage

Loasaceae

Mentzelia nuda (Pursh) Torr. & A. Gray. Bractless Blazing Star

Lythraceae

Lythrum salicaria L. Purple Loosestrife

Malvaceae

Sphaeralcea coccinea (Nutt.) Rydb. Scarlet Globemallow

Nyctaginaceae

Abronia fragrans Nutt. Ex Hook. Snowball Sand Verbena

Onagraceae

Oenothera brachycarpa A. Gray. Short-Fruit Evening Primrose

Oenothera caespitosa Nutt. Tufted Evening Primrose

Oenothera caespitosa Nutt. macroglottis (Rydb.) W.L. Wagner. Tufted Evening Primrose

Oenothera howardii (A. Nels.) W. L. Wagner. Howard's Evening Primrose

Oenothera nuttallii Sweet. Nuttall's Evening Primrose

Oenothera suffrutescens (Ser.) W. L. Wagner & Hoch. Linda Tarde

Orobanchaceae

Castilleja integra A. Gray. Wholeleaf Indian Paintbrush

Orobanche fasciculata Nutt. Clustered Broomrape

Orthocarpus luteus Nutt. Yellow Owls Clover

Papaveraceae

A. intermedia auct. non Sweet.

Phrymaceae

Mimulus glabratus Kunth. Roundleaf Monkeyflower

Plantaginaceae

Penstemon secundiflorus Benth. Sidebells Penstemon

Penstemon strictus Benth. Rocky Mountain Penstemon

Penstemon virens Pennell ex Rydb. Front Range Beardtongue

Penstemon virgatus A. Gray asa-grayi (Crosswh.) Dorn. Upright Blue Beardtongue

Plantago patagonica Jacq. Woolly Plantain

Veronica peregrina L. xalapensis (Kunth) Pennell. Neckweed

Polemoniaceae

Gilia ophthalmoides Brand. Pinyon Gilia

Gilia sinuata Benth. Rosy Gilia

Ipomopsis aggregata (Pursh) V.E. Grant candida (Rydb.) V.E. Grant & A.D. Grant. Scarlet Gilia

Ipomopsis spicata (Nutt.) V.E. Grant. Spiked Ipomopsis

Polemonium foliosissimum A. Gray. Towering Jacob's Ladder

Polygonaceae

Eriogonum effusum Nutt. Spreading Buckwheat

Eriogonum umbellatum Torr. Sulphur-Flower Buckwheat

Fallopia japonica (Houtt.) Ronse Decr. Japanese Knotweed

Persicaria (L.) Mill. Smartweed

Primulaceae

Dodecatheon pulchellum (Raf.) Merr. Beautiful Shootingstar

Ranunculaceae

Anemone multifida Poir. multifida. Pacific Anemone

Anemone patens L. multifida Pritzel. Eastern Pasqueflower

Clematis orientalis L. Oriental Virginsbower

Delphinium geyeri Greene. Geyer's Larkspur

Delphinium nuttallianum Pritz. Twolobe Larkspur

Ranunculus testiculatus Crantz. Bur Buttercup

Rhamnaceae

Ceanothus fendleri A. Gray. Fendler's Ceanothus

Rosaceae

Amelanchier alnifolia (Nutt.) Nutt. ex M. Roem. Saskatoon Serviceberry

Amelanchier utahensis Koehne. Utah Service-Berry

Cercocarpus montanus Raf. Alder-Leaf Mountain Mahogany

Crataegus macrantha Britton occidentalis (Britton) Eggl. Lodd. ex Loudon

Holodiscus dumosus (Nutt. ex Torr. & A.Gray) A.Heller. Rock Spirea

Potentilla fissa Nutt. ex Torr. & A.Gray. Bigflower Cinquefoil

Prunus americana Marshall. American Plum

Prunus pensylvanica L. f. Pin Cherry

Prunus virginiana L. Chokecherry

Rosa woodsii Lindl. Mountain Rose

Rubus deliciosus Torr. Delicious raspberry

Sapindaceae

Acer glabrum Torr. Rocky Mountain Maple

Acer negundo L. Box Elder Maple

Acer platanoides L. Norway Maple

Saxifragaceae

Micranthes rhomboidea (Greene) Small. Diamondleaf Saxifrage

Scrophulariaceae

Scrophularia lanceolata Pursh. Lanceleaf Figwort

Solanaceae

Datura wrightii Regel. Sacred Datura

Quincula lobata (Torr.) Raf. Chinese Lantern

Solanum physalifolium Rusby. Hoe Nightshade

Solanum rostratum Dunal. Buffalo Bur Nightshade

Solanum triflorum Nutt. Cutleaf Nightshade

Urticaceae

Parietaria pensylvanica Willd. Pennsylvania Pellitory

Verbenaceae

Verbena bracteata Lag. & Rodr. Large Bract Vervain

Verbena hastata L. Swamp Verbena

Violaceae

Viola canadensis L. Canadian White Violet

Viola nuttallii Pursh. Nuttall's Violet

Viola odorata L. Common Sweet Violet

Zygophyllaceae

Tribulus terrestris L. Puncture Vine

Alliaceae

Allium textile A. Nelson & J.F. Macbr. Textile Onion

Anthericeae

Leucocrinum montanum Nutt. ex A. Gray. Star Lily

Cyperaceae

Carex inops L.H. Bailey heliophila (Mack.) Crins. Sun Sedge

Carex nebrascensis Dewey. Nebraska Sedge

Schoenoplectus pungens (Vahl) Palla pungens. Threesquare

Scirpus pallidus (Britt.) Fern. Cloaked Bulrush

Liliaceae

Muscari botryoides (L.) Mill. Common Grape Hyacinth

Orchidaceae

Calypso bulbosa (L.) Oakes. Fairy Slipper

Coeloglossum viride (L.) Hartm. Longbract Frog Orchid

Corallorhiza maculata (Raf.) Raf. Summer Coralroot

Goodyera oblongifolia Raf. Western Rattlesnake Plantain

Spiranthes diluvialis Sheviak. Ute Lady's Tresses

Spiranthes romanzoffiana Cham. Hooded Lady's Tresses

Poaceae

Andropogoneae

Andropogon gerardii Vitman. Big Bluestem

Schizachyrium scoparium (Michx.) Nash. Little Bluestem

Sorghastrum nutans (L.) Nash. Yellow Indian Grass

Aristideae

Aristida purpurea Nutt. Purple Threeawn

Arundineae

Arundo donax L. Giant Reed

Aveneae

Koeleria macrantha (Ledeb.) Schult. Prairie Junegrass

Lagurus ovatus L. Hares Tail Grass

Bromeae

Bromus carinatus Hook. & Arn.

Bromus inermis Leyss. Smooth Brome

Bromus japonicus Thunb. Japanese Cheat Grass

Bromus lanatipes (Shear) Rydb. Wooly Brome

Bromus tectorum L. Cheat Grass

Cynodonteae

Bouteloua curtipendula (Michx.) Torr. Sideoats Grama

Eragrostideae

Muhlenbergia racemosa (Michx.) Britton, Stern & Poggenb. Marsh Muhly

Schedonnardus paniculatus (Nutt.) Trel. Tumblegrass

Sporobolus airoides (Torr.) Torr. Alkali Sacaton

Sporobolus compositus (Poir.) Merr. Composite Dropseed

Sporobolus heterolepis (A. Gray) A. Gray. Prairie Drop-seed

Paniceae

Echinochloa muricata (P. Beauv.) Fernald microstachya Wiegand. Rough Barnyardgrass

Poeae

Dactylis glomerata L. Orchard Grass

Poa arida Vasey. Plains Bluegrass

Poa bulbosa L. Bulbous Bluegrass

Poa pratensis L. Kentucky Bluegrass

Poa tracyi Vasey. Tracy's Bluegrass

Vulpia octoflora (Walt.) Rydb. Six Weeks Fescue

Stipeae

Nassella viridula (Trin.) Barkworth. Green Needlegrass

Triticeae

Aegilops cylindrica Host. Jointed Goat Grass

Agropyron cristatum (L.) Gaertn. Crested Wheat Grass

Elymus elymoides (Raf.) Swezey. Squirreltail Grass

Elymus elymoides (Raf.) Swezey elymoides. Squirreltail Grass

Elymus virginicus L. Virginia Wildrye

Elytrigia repens (L.) Desv. ex B. D. Jacks. Quack Grass

Hordeum brachyantherum Nevski. Meadow Barley

Hordeum jubatum L. Foxtail Barley

Hordeum pusillum Nutt. Little Barley

Hordeum vulgare L. Common Barley

Psathyrostachys juncea (Fisch.) Nevski. Russian wildrye

Secale cereale L. Cereal Rye

Ruscaceae

Maianthemum stellatum (L.) Link. Starry False Lily of the Valley

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