Eastern Mojave Vegetation Tres Alamos Wash, Cochise County, Arizona.

Query: G.N.I.S.

Wash north of Benson.

An "álamo" is a Poplar tree, which in the American Southwest could also be a Cottonwood. So presumably, this would be "Three Cottonwoods Wash." An "álamo temblón" is a Aspen, commonly known as a quaking aspen.

Elevation: 3405ft, 1038m.

Articles that refer to this location:

  • Three Links Road [Cascabel Road], Cochise County, Arizona: at Tres Alamos Wash
  • Autecology of Desert Elkweed Frasera albomarginata S. Watson (Syn: Swertia a.) Gentianaceae in the American Southwest: at Hookers Hot Springs

Species collected at or near this location:


Frasera albomarginata S. Watson. (Oth)

Total number of taxa: 1
Native Taxa:
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Exotic Taxa:
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Nativity Undetermined:
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Listed Weeds:
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Date and time this article was prepared:11:49:05 AM, 4/16/2021.