|Eastern Mojave Vegetation||Vidler's Gulch, Jefferson County, Colorado.|
Named location near Golden.
In 1904, British real estate developer Rees C. Vidler owned the land as part of his Lookout Mountain Resort Company. He donated 56 acres to Denver Encourage development of a "scenic" park adjacent to his residential plat. Vidler built a funicular from Golden to his real estate office on Lookout Mountain and endorsed Golden resident William William for construction of the Lariat Trail (Jefferson County Historical Commission, 2013) .
The Lookout Mountain Botany Trip, June 23
Literature Referring To This Location:
Area Plant Lists that contain this location:
Species collected at or near this location:
Harbouria trachypleura (A. Gray) J.M. Coult. & Rose. Whiskbroom Parsley
Aralia nudicaulis L. Wild Sarsaparilla
Erigeron divergens Torr. & A. Gray. Spreading Fleabane
Dodecatheon pulchellum (Raf.) Merr. Beautiful Shootingstar
Rosa acicularis Lindl. sayi (Schwein.) W. H. Lewis.
Rosa woodsii Lindl. Mountain Rose
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Date and time this article was prepared:9:24:55 AM, 3/21/2017.