Eastern Mojave Vegetation Tucker Gulch (lower), Jefferson County, Colorado.

Query: G.N.I.S.

See also: Cressmans Gulch (lower). Golden. Tucker Gulch (upper).

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Refers to that portion of Tucker Gulch in the vicinity of Golden, from the location that Golden Gate Canyon opens into the valley containing Golden to the junction with Clear Creek.

Elevation: 5725ft, 1745m.

Articles that refer to this location:


Literature Referring To This Location:

  • Van Horn, Richard. 1972. Surficial and bedrock geologic map of the Golden Quadrangle, Jefferson County, Colorado. USGS IMAP: 761-A. 1972. {TAS-pdf} http://ngmdb.usgs.gov/ngm-bin/pdp/download.pl?q=7281_9511_5, accessed 27 August 2014

Area Plant Lists that contain this location:

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.



Heterotheca villosa (Pursh) Shinners. Hairy False Goldenaster (TAS)


Asperugo procumbens L. German Madwort (TAS)

Lappula occidentalis (S. Watson) Greene. Flatspine Stickseed (Obs)

Lithospermum arvense L. Corn Gromwell (TAS)


Alliaria petiolata (M. Bieb.) Cavara & Grande. Garlic Mustard (TAS)

Berteroa incana (L.) DC. Hoary Alyssum (TAS)

Brassicaceae  . Mustard Family (TAS)

Capsella bursa-pastoris (L.) Medik. Shepherd's Purse (TAS)

Chorispora tenella (Pall.) DC. Crossflower (TAS)

Lunaria annua L. Money Plant (TAS)


Cleomella serrulata (Pursh) Roalson & J. C. Hall. Rocky Mountain Bee Plant (Obs)


Euphorbia esula L. Leafy Spurge (TAS)


Fumaria vaillantii Loisel. Earthsmoke (TAS)


Epilobium hirsutum L. Hairy Willowherb (Obs)


Veronica biloba L. Twolobe Speedwell (TAS)


Ranunculus acris L. Tall Buttercup (TAS)

Ranunculus repens L. Creeping Buttercup (TAS)


Salix. Willow (TAS)

Salix alba L. White Willow (TAS)


Acer negundo L. Box Elder Maple (TAS)


Lemna minor L. Common Duckweed (TAS)


Muscari botryoides (L.) Mill. Common Grape Hyacinth (TAS)



Alopecurus aequalis Sobol. Shortawn Foxtail (Oth)

Alopecurus arundinaceus Poir. Creeping Reed Foxtail (TAS)


Poa bulbosa L. Bulbous Bluegrass (TAS)

Total number of taxa: 25
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Listed Weeds:
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Date and time this article was prepared:3:15:59 PM, 6/26/2022.