Eastern Mojave Vegetation Mid Hills, San Bernardino County, California.
 
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Query: G.N.I.S.

See also: Cedar Canyon. Chicken Water Spring. Macedonia Canyon. Mexican Water Spring. Silver Lead Spring. Wild Horse Mesa.

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Ridge line between the Providence Mountains and New York Mountains. Bounded on the north by Cedar Canyon, an on the south by Macedonia Canyon. Recent papers indicate that the Mid Hills are formed by a west facing fault scarp boundin an deeply weathered pediment to the east.


Elevation: 4885ft.

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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.

Ephedraceae

Ephedra viridis Cov. Green Ephedra (TAS)

Apiaceae

Cymopterus purpurascens (A. Gray) M. E. Jones. Wide-Wing Spring-Parsley (Oth)

Asteraceae

Thymophylla pentachaeta (DC.) Small belenidium (DC.) Strother. Scale Glandbush (Oth)

Brassicaceae

Arabis pulchra M. E. Jones ex S. Watson. Beautiful Rockcress (Oth)

Grossulariaceae

Ribes velutinum E. Greene. Desert Gooseberry (TAS)

Polemoniaceae

Eriastrum diffusum (A. Gray) H. Mason. Miniature Woollystar (Oth)

Polygonaceae

Eriogonum trichopes Torr. Little Desert Trumpet (Oth)

Rhamnaceae

Rhamnus ilicifolia Kellogg. Hollyleaf Redberry (TAS)

Scrophulariaceae

Cordylanthus parviflorus (Ferris) Wiggins. Purple Bird's-Beak (Oth)

Poaceae

Eragrostideae

Tridens muticus (Torr.) Nash. Slim Tridens (Oth)

Total number of taxa: 10
Native Taxa:
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9
Exotic Taxa:
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0
Nativity Undetermined:
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1
Listed Weeds:
Indentified as Weed
0
If you have a question or a comment you may write to me at: tas4@schweich.com I sometimes post interesting questions in my FAQ, but I never disclose your full name or address.  


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Date and time this article was prepared:5:34:36 PM, 9/6/2021.