Eastern Mojave Vegetation Rush Creek (in Horseshoe Canyon), Mono County, California.

Query: G.N.I.S.

See also: Rush Creek. Rush Creek delta. Rush Creek (Upper).

See also: Horseshoe Canyon. Rush Creek.

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Stream draining the June Lakes Basin into Mono Lake.

This section refers to the section in Horseshoe Canyon, below Agnew Lake and above Grant Lake.

Elevation: 6384ft, 1946m.

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Species collected at or near this location.

This list summarizes plants collected or observed at this specific, named location. It does not include plants collected or observed at nearby named or unnamed locations. It may be more instructive to use the Area Lists that contain this location.

  • TAS – The plant was collected by Tom Schweich.
  • Oth – The plant was collected by someone, but not Tom.
  • Obs – The plant was observed, but not collected.


Pinus ponderosa Laws. Ponderosa Pine (TAS)



Antennaria rosea Greene. Rosy Pussytoes (Oth)


Symphoricarpos longiflorus A. Gray. Fragrant Snowberry (Oth)


Castilleja miniata Hook. miniata. Giant Red Indian Paintbrush (Oth)


Holodiscus discolor (Pursh) Maxim. discolor. Ocean Spray (Oth)



Melica stricta Bol. Rock Melicgrass (Oth)

Total number of taxa: 6
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Date and time this article was prepared:8:15:51 AM, 7/13/2024.