Eastern Mojave Vegetation Mid Hills, San Bernardino County, California.

Query: G.N.I.S.

See also: Cedar Canyon. Chicken Water Spring. Macedonia Canyon. Mexican Water Spring. Silver Lead Spring. Wild Horse Mesa.

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Ridge line between the Providence Mountains and New York Mountains. Bounded on the north by Cedar Canyon, an on the south by Macedonia Canyon. Recent papers indicate that the Mid Hills are formed by a west facing fault scarp boundin an deeply weathered pediment to the east.

Elevation: 4885ft.

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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.


Ephedra viridis Cov. Green Ephedra (TAS)


Cymopterus purpurascens (A. Gray) M. E. Jones. Wide-Wing Spring-Parsley (Oth)


Thymophylla pentachaeta (DC.) Small belenidium (DC.) Strother. Scale Glandbush (Oth)


Arabis pulchra M. E. Jones ex S. Watson. Beautiful Rockcress (Oth)


Ribes velutinum E. Greene. Desert Gooseberry (TAS)


Collinsia parviflora Lindl. Maiden Blue-eyed Mary (Oth)


Eriastrum diffusum (A. Gray) H. Mason. Miniature Woollystar (Oth)


Eriogonum trichopes Torr. Little Desert Trumpet (Oth)


Rhamnus ilicifolia Kellogg. Hollyleaf Redberry (TAS)



Tridens muticus (Torr.) Nash. Slim Tridens (Oth)

Total number of taxa: 10
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Date and time this article was prepared:8:15:41 AM, 7/13/2024.