Eastern Mojave Vegetation Pinto Mountain, San Bernardino County, California.
 
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See also: Cedar Canyon.

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Long narrow mountain in the northern part of the Mid Hills. Composed mostly of Wild Horse Mesa Tuff. Visible from Black Canyon Road and Cedar Canyon Road.

Rare plant locality.


Elevation: 5948ft, 1813m.

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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.

Apiaceae

Cymopterus multinervatus (J. M. Coult. & Rose) Tidestr. Purple-Nerve Spring-Parsley (Oth)

Asteraceae

Astereae

Chrysothamnus depressus Nutt. Longflower Rabbitbrush (TAS)

Helenieae

Psilostrophe cooperi (A. Gray) E. Greene. Cooper's Paper Daisy (TAS)

Heliantheae

Sanvitalia abertii A. Gray. Abert's Sanvitalia (TAS)

Madieae

Baeriinae

Syntrichopappus fremontii A. Gray. Yellow-Ray Fremont's-Gold (TAS)

Boraginaceae

Cryptantha gracilis Osterh. Narrow-Stem Cryptantha (TAS)

Phacelia fremontii Torr. Fremont's Phacelia (TAS)

Brassicaceae

Arabis perennans S. Watson. Perennial Rockcress (Oth)

Cactaceae

Ferocactus cylindraceus (Engelm.) Orc. Barrel Cactus (Obs)

Chenopodiaceae

Chenopodium incanum (S. Watson) A. Heller occidentale D. J. Crawford. Western Mealy Goosefoot (TAS)

Krascheninnikovia lanata (Pursh) A. D. J. Meeuse & Smit. Winter Fat (TAS)

Fabaceae

Astragalus cimae M. E. Jones cimae. Cima milkvetch (TAS)

Gentianaceae

Frasera albomarginata S. Watson. (TAS)

Linaceae

Linum lewisii Pursh. Prairie Blue Flax (TAS)

Linum puberulum (Engelm.) A. A. Heller. Hairy Flax (TAS)

Polemoniaceae

Eriastrum eremicum (Jeps.) H. Mason eremicum. Desert Woollystar (TAS)

Gilia ophthalmoides Brand. Pinyon Gilia (TAS)

Polygonaceae

Eriogonum inflatum Torrey & Fremont. Desert Trumpet (TAS)

Rosaceae

Purshia mexicana (D. Don.) S. L. Welsh stansburyana (Torrey) S. L. Welsh. Stansbury's cliffrose (TAS)

Rutaceae

Thamnosma montana Torrey & Fremont. Turpentine Broom (TAS)

Scrophulariaceae

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

Verbenaceae

Verbena gooddingii Briq. Southwestern Mock Vervain (TAS)

Liliaceae

Calochortus kennedyi Porter. Desert Mariposa Lily (TAS)

Poaceae

Cynodonteae

Distichlis spicata (L.) E. Greene. Saltgrass (TAS)

Total number of taxa: 24
Native Taxa:
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21
Exotic Taxa:
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0
Nativity Undetermined:
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3
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:5:34:42 PM, 9/6/2021.