Eastern Mojave Vegetation Ranson/Edwards Homestead Open Space Park, Jefferson County, Colorado.
 
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See also: Coal Creek Canyon Park. Jefferson County Open Space.

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Ranson/Edwards is managed as a unit of Coal Creek Canyon Park.


Elevation: 0ft, 1965m.

Articles that refer to this location:

 

Literature Referring To This Location:

  • Jefferson County Open Space. 2013. Ranch Region Management Plan: Includes White Ranch Park and Coal Creek Canyon Park. {TAS-pdf} https://jeffco.us/open-space/documents/open-space-master-plan-documents/os-master-plan-regional-management-plans/ranch-region-management-plan/, accessed 20 Jul 2016

Area Plant Lists that contain this location:

Species collected at or near this location:

Pinaceae

Pinus ponderosa Laws. Ponderosa Pine

Apiaceae

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

Lomatium orientale J.M. Coult. & Rose. Northern Idaho Biscuitroot

Apocynaceae

Apocynum ×floribundum Greene. Dogbane

Asclepiadaceae

Asclepias speciosa Torr. Showy Milkweed

Asclepias viridiflora Raf. Green Comet Milkweed

Asteraceae

Anthemideae

Achillea millefolium L. Common Yarrow

Artemisia campestris L. Field Sagewort

Artemisia frigida Willd. Prairie Sagewort

Artemisia ludoviciana Nutt. Silver Wormwood

Astereae

Dieteria bigelovii (A. Gray) D. R. Morgan & R. L. Hartman. Bigelow's Tansy Aster

Erigeron flagellaris A. Gray. Trailing Fleabane

Erigeron tracyi Greene. Running Fleabane

Erigeron vetensis Rydb. Early Bluetop Fleabane

Grindelia squarrosa (Pursh) Dunal. Curlycup Gumweed

Gutierrezia sarothrae (Pursh) Britton & Rusby. Broom Snakeweed

Heterotheca foliosa (Nutt.) Shinners. Hairy False Goldenaster

Heterotheca villosa (Pursh) Shinners. Hairy False Goldenaster

Solidago missouriensis Nutt. Missouri Goldenrod

Solidago nana Nutt. Baby Goldenrod

Solidago rigida L. humilis Porter. Stiff Goldenrod

Solidago speciosa Nutt. pallida Porter. Pale Showy Goldenrod

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

Symphyotrichum laeve (L.) Á. Löve & D. Löve. Smooth Blue Aster

Symphyotrichum porteri (A. Gray) G.L. Nesom. Smooth White Aster

Townsendia hookeri Beaman. Hooker's Townsend Daisy

Cardueae

Carduus nutans L. Nodding Plumeless Thistle

Cirsium arvense (L.) Scop. Canada Thistle

Cirsium undulatum (Nutt.) Spreng. Wavy Leaved Thistle

Centaureinae

Centaurea diffusa Lam. White Knapweed

Cichorieae

Cichoriinae

Cichorium intybus L. Common Chicory

Crepidinae

Taraxacum officinale F. H. Wigg. Common Dandelion

Scorzonerinae

Tragopogon dubius Scop. Yellow Salsify

Eupatorieae

Liatris punctata Hook. Dotted Blazing Star

Gnaphalieae

Antennaria rosea Greene. Rosy Pussytoes

Pseudognaphalium macounii (Greene) Kartesz. Macoun’s Rabbit-Tobacco

Helenieae

Gaillardia aristata Pursh. Blanketflower

Heliantheae

Ambrosia psilostachya DC. Western Ragweed

Helianthus pauciflorus Nutt. subrhomboideus (Rydb.) O. Spring & E. Schilling. Stiff Sunflower

Helianthus pumilus Nutt. Little Sunflower

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

Madieae

Arnicinae

Arnica fulgens Pursh. Foothill Arnica

Senecioneae

Packera plattensis (Nuttall) W. A. Weber & Á. Löve. Prairie Groundsel

Senecio integerrimus Nutt. Columbia Ragwort

Senecio spartioides Torr. & A. Gray. Broomlike Ragwort

Boraginaceae

Lappula occidentalis (S. Watson) Greene cupulata (A. Gray) Higgins. Crowned Stickseed

Lithospermum incisum Lehm. Narrowleaf Stoneseed

Lithospermum multiflorum Torrey ex A. Gray. Many Flowered Stoneseed

Lithospermum occidentale (Mack.) Weakley, Witsell & D. Estes. Western Gromwell nee Marbleseed

Mertensia lanceolata (Pursh) DC. Prairie Bluebells

Plagiobothrys scouleri (Hook. & Arn.) I.M. Johnst. hispidulus (Greene) Dorn. Scouler's popcornflower

Brassicaceae

Alyssum simplex Rudolphi. European Madwort

Arabis pycnocarpa M. Hopkins pycnocarpa. Cream Flower Rockcress

Barbarea vulgaris R. Br. Garden Yellowrocket

Boechera fendleri (S.Watson) W.A.Weber. Fendler's rockcress

Brassicaceae  . Mustard Family

Draba. Draba

Draba reptans (Lam.) Fernald. Carolina Whitlow Grass

Erysimum capitatum (Hook.) Greene. Sanddune Wallflower

Lepidium campestre (L.) W. T. Aiton. Field Pepperweed

Noccaea fendleri (A. Gray) Holub glauca (A. Nelson) Al-Shehbaz & M. Koch.

Physaria montana (A. Gray) Greene. Mountain Bladderpod

Cactaceae

Echinocereus viridiflorus Engelm. Nylon Hedgehog Cactus

Opuntia macrorhiza Engelm. Twistspine Pricklypear

Pediocactus simpsonii (Engelm.) Britton & Rose. Mountain Ball Cactus

Campanulaceae

Campanula rotundiflora L. Harebell

Caprifoliaceae

Symphoricarpos occidentalis Hook. Western Snowberry

Caryophyllaceae

Cerastium arvense L. strictum Gaudin. Field Chickweed

Dianthus armeria L. Deptford Pink

Eremogone fendleri (A. Gray) Ikonnikov. Fendler's Sandwort

Paronychia jamesii Torr. & A. Gray. James' Nailwort

Silene L. Catchfly

Silene vulgaris (Moench) Garcke. Maidens Tears

Convolvulaceae

Convolvulus arvensis L. Field Bindweed

Crassulaceae

Crassula aquatica (L.) Schoenl. Water Pygmy Weed

Sedum lanceolatum Torr. Spearleaf Stonecrop

Fabaceae

Amorpha fruticosa L. False Indigo

Amorpha nana Nutt. Dwarf False Indigo

Astragalus agrestis Douglas ex G. Don. Purple Milkvetch

Astragalus eucosmus B. L. Rob. Elegant Milkvetch

Dalea purpurea Vent. Purple Prairie Clover

Glycyrrhiza lepidota Pursh. American Licorice

Lupinus caudatus Kellogg argophyllus (A. Gray) S.L. Welsh. Kellogg's Spurred Lupine

Medicago sativa L. Alfalfa

Melilotus officinalis (L.) Lam. Yellow Sweet Clover

Oxytropis lambertii Pursh. Purple Locoweed

Psoralidium tenuiflorum (Pursh) Rydb. Slimflower Scurfpea

Thermopsis rhombifolia (Nutt. ex Pursh) Nutt. ex Richardson divaricarpa (A. Nelson) Isely. Prairie Thermopsis

Trifolium hybridum L. Alsike Clover

Trifolium pratense L. Red Clover

Gentianaceae

Frasera speciosa Griseb. Elkweed

Gentiana affinis Griseb. Pleated or Rocky Mountain Gentian.

Geraniaceae

Geranium caespitosum James. Pineywoods Geranium

Grossulariaceae

Ribes aureum Pursh. Golden Currant

Ribes cereum Douglas. Wax Currant

Hypericaceae

Hypericum perforatum L. Common St. John's Wort

Lamiaceae

Lycopus americanus W. P. C. Barton. American Bugleweed

Mentha arvensis L. Wild Mint

Monarda fistulosa L. Wild Bergamot

Prunella vulgaris L. Common Selfheal

Salvia reflexa Hornemann. Lanceleaf Sage

Montiaceae

Claytonia rosea Rydb. Rocky Mountain Springbeauty

Phemeranthus parviflorus (Nutt.) Kiger. Sunbright

Myrsinaceae

Lysimachia ciliata L. Fringed Loosestrife

Onagraceae

Epilobium brachycarpum C. Presl. Autumn Willow Herb

Epilobium ciliatum Raf. Fringed Willowherb

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

Oenothera villosa Thunb. Hairy Evening Primrose

Orobanchaceae

Castilleja integra A. Gray. Wholeleaf Indian Paintbrush

Castilleja sessiliflora Pursh. Downy Paintedcup

Orobanche uniflora L. Naked Broomrape

Oxalidaceae

Oxalis stricta L. Common Yellow Oxalis

Phrymaceae

Erythranthe floribunda (Douglas ex Lindl.) G. L. Nesom. Many Flowered Monkey Flower

Plantaginaceae

Gratiola neglecta Torr. Clammy Hedge Hyssop

Penstemon Schmidel. Beard Tongue

Penstemon secundiflorus Benth. Sidebells Penstemon

Penstemon virens Pennell ex Rydb. Front Range Beardtongue

Plantago lanceolata L. Narrowleaf Plantain

Plantago major L. Common Plantain

Veronica anagallis-aquatica L. Water Speedwell

Veronica peregrina L. xalapensis (Kunth) Pennell. Neckweed

Polemoniaceae

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

Polygonaceae

Eriogonum alatum Torr. Winged Buckwheat

Eriogonum arcuatum Greene. Baker's Buckwheat

Eriogonum umbellatum Torr. umbellatum. Sulphur-Flower Buckwheat

Persicaria pensylvanica (L.) M. Gómez. Pennsylvania smartweed

Polygonum douglasii Greene. Douglas Knotweed

Rumex acetosella L. Sorrel

Ranunculaceae

Anemone patens L. multifida Pritzel. Eastern Pasqueflower

Clematis hirsutissima Pursh. Hairy Clematis

Delphinium nuttallianum Pritz. Twolobe Larkspur

Ranunculus pensylvanicus L. f. Pennsylvania Buttercup

Rhamnaceae

Ceanothus fendleri A. Gray. Fendler's Ceanothus

Rosaceae

Cercocarpus montanus Raf. Alder-Leaf Mountain Mahogany

Crataegus succulenta Schrad. ex Link. Fleshy Hawthorn

P. effusa Douglas ex Lehm. Wooly Cinquefoil

Potentilla L. Cinquefoil

Potentilla hippiana Lehm. effusa (Douglas ex Lehm.) Dorn. Wooly Cinquefoil

Potentilla recta L. Sulphur Cinquefoil

Potentilla rivalis Nutt. Brook Cinquefoil

Potentilla supina L. paradoxa (Nuttall) Sojak. Bushy Cinquefoil

Prunus americana Marshall. American Plum

Prunus virginiana L. Chokecherry

Rosa arkansana Porter. Prairie Rose

Rubiaceae

Galium aparine L. Sticky Willy, Cleavers

Galium boreale S. Watson. Bedstraw

Santalaceae

Comandra umbellata (L.) Nutt. pallida (A. DC.) Piehl. Pale Bastard Toadflax

Scrophulariaceae

Limosella aquatica L. Water Mudwort

Scrophularia lanceolata Pursh. Lanceleaf Figwort

Verbenaceae

Verbena bracteata Lag. & Rodr. Large Bract Vervain

Violaceae

Viola nuttallii Pursh. Nuttall's Violet

Alismataceae

Alisma triviale Pursh. Northern Water Plantain

Alliaceae

Allium cernuum Roth. Nodding Onion

Allium geyeri S. Watson. Geyer's Onion

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

Cyperaceae

Carex. Sedge

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

Carex nebrascensis Dewey. Nebraska Sedge

Eleocharis R. Br. Spikerush

Eleocharis palustris (L.) Roem. & Schult. Common Spikerush

Schoenoplectus tabernaemontani (C.C.Gmel.) Palla. Softstem Bulrush

Scirpus pallidus (Britt.) Fern. Cloaked Bulrush

Iridaceae

Iris missouriensis Nutt. Western Blue Flag

Sisyrinchium montanum Greene. Strict Blue-Eyed Grass

Juncaceae

Juncus arcticus (Willd.)Trautv. balticus (Willdenow) Trautvetter. Arctic Rush

Juncus bufonius L. Toad Rush

Juncus interior Wiegand. Inland Rush

Liliaceae

Calochortus gunnisonii S. Watson. Gunnison's Mariposa Lily

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

Aveneae

Agrostis gigantea Roth. Redtop

Agrostis stolonifera L. Creeping Bentgrass

Alopecurus carolinianus Walter. Carolina Foxtail

Koeleria macrantha (Ledeb.) Schult. Prairie Junegrass

Phleum pratense L. Timothy

Bromeae

Bromus inermis Leyss. Smooth Brome

Bromus japonicus Thunb. Japanese Cheat Grass

Cynodonteae

Bouteloua curtipendula (Michx.) Torr. Sideoats Grama

Buchloe dactyloides (Nutt.) Engelm. Buffalo Grass

Spartina pectinata Bosc ex Link. Prairie Cordgrass

Eragrostideae

Muhlenbergia montana (Nutt.) Hitchc. Mountain Muhly

Muhlenbergia wrightii Vasey ex J.M. Coult. Spike muhly

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

Paniceae

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

Poeae

Briza L. Quaking Grass

Dactylis glomerata L. Orchard Grass

Poa compressa L. Canada Bluegrass

Poa pratensis L. Kentucky Bluegrass

Stipeae

Hesperostipa comata (Trin. & Rupr.) Barkworth. Needle and Thread

Hesperostipa spartea (Trin.) Barkworth. Porcupine Grass

Nassella viridula (Trin.) Barkworth. Green Needlegrass

Triticeae

Aegilops cylindrica Host. Jointed Goat Grass

Elymus canadensis L. Canadian Wildrye

Elymus elymoides (Raf.) Swezey. Squirreltail Grass

Hordeum brachyantherum Nevski. Meadow Barley

Thinopyrum intermedium (Host) Barkworth & D.R. Dewey. Intermediate Wheatgrass

Total number of taxa: 198
Native Taxa:
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154
Exotic Taxa:
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35
Nativity Undetermined:
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9
Listed Weeds:
Indentified as Weed
0
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Date and time this article was prepared:5:34:51 PM, 7/13/2018.