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:

Apiaceae

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

Asteraceae

Astereae

Chrysothamnus depressus Nutt. Longflower Rabbitbrush

Helenieae

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

Heliantheae

Sanvitalia abertii A. Gray. Abert's Sanvitalia

Madieae

Baeriinae

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

Boraginaceae

Cryptantha gracilis Osterh. Narrow-Stem Cryptantha

Phacelia fremontii Torr. Fremont's Phacelia

Brassicaceae

Arabis perennans S. Watson. Perennial Rockcress

Cactaceae

Ferocactus cylindraceus (Engelm.) Orc. Barrel Cactus

Chenopodiaceae

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

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

Fabaceae

Astragalus cimae M. E. Jones cimae. Cima milkvetch

Gentianaceae

Frasera albomarginata S. Watson.

Linaceae

Linum lewisii Pursh.

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

Polemoniaceae

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

Gilia ophthalmoides Brand. Pinyon Gilia

Polygonaceae

Eriogonum inflatum Torrey & Fremont. Desert Trumpet

Rosaceae

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

Rutaceae

Thamnosma montana Torrey & Fremont. Turpentine Broom

Scrophulariaceae

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

Verbenaceae

Verbena gooddingii Briq. Southwestern Mock Vervain

Liliaceae

Calochortus kennedyi Porter. Desert Mariposa Lily

Poaceae

Cynodonteae

Distichlis spicata (L.) E. Greene. Saltgrass

Interesting collections made at or near this location:

  • Frasera albomarginata S. Watson
    • Tom Schweich 47 5/1/1996
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Date and time this article was prepared:9:24:39 AM, 3/21/2017.