Eastern Mojave Vegetation Coll. No. 2816, Cercocarpus montanus.  


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  Rosaceae Cercocarpus montanus
Photographed 5 September 2022.

Plants of Jefferson County Open Space
Jefferson County, Colorado

Cercocarpus montanus Raf.  Alder-Leaf Mountain Mahogany.

Tin Cup Ridge, Jefferson County, Colorado. On the east side, mid-slope, of the hogback locally called Tin Cup Ridge, the northward extension of Dinosaur Ridge into Golden, 6.52 km. south southeast of the GNIS location of Golden. 39.7125N, 105.2041W. WGS 1984 Elev. 1904 m. Common shrub, to 2 m., on open, rocky slopes. Past-flowering, with developing fruit. Also here: Rhus trilobata, Artemisia ludoviciana, Ericameria nauseosa var. graveolens, and Heterotheca villosa.

Collected by permit: Jefferson County Open Space, 2022, issued: Apr 5, 2022, to: Tom Schweich.

Tom Schweich 2816. 28-Jun-2022

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