Eastern Mojave Vegetation Winters Pass, San Bernardino County, California.
 
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Query: G.N.I.S.

See also: Winters Pass Hills.

See also: Mesquite Mountains.

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Pass through the Mesquite Mountains.

Possibly named for Aaron and Rosie Winters who discovered Cottonball borax in Death Valley in 1881.


Elevation: 3832ft, 1168m.

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Area Plant Lists that contain this location:

Species collected at or near this location:

Asteraceae

Astereae

Xylorhiza tortifolia (Torr. & A. Gray) Greene tortifolia. Mojave Woody Aster

Chaenactideae

Chaenactis carphoclinia A. Gray carphoclinia. Pebble Pincushion

Boraginaceae

Amsinckia tessellata A. Gray tessellata. Bristly Fiddleneck

Cryptantha pterocarya (Torr.) Greene cycloptera (Greene) J. F. Macbr. Tucson Cryptantha

Fabaceae

Lupinus flavoculatus A. Heller. Yellow Eyes

Geraniaceae

Erodium cicutarium (L.) L'Her. ex Aiton. Redstem Stork's Bill

Polygonaceae

Chorizanthe rigida (Torrey) Torrey & A. Gray. Spiny Herb

Eriogonum. Buckwheat

Oxytheca perfoliata Torr. & A. Gray. Round-Leaf Puncturebract

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Date and time this article was prepared:8:39:44 PM, 10/27/2017.