Flora of San Jacinto Peak Area, San Jacinto Mountains

Table 1: The Six Field Surveys

#         Date         LocationElevation Range (feet)# of
Species
Participants
112 August 2007
3 July 2008
27 June 2013
Trail from Wellman Divide to San Jacinto Peak10,000 - 10,84029Tom Chester, Aaron Fellows, Anne Kelley, Cliff McLean, Gabi McLean
216 August 2010Junction Deer Springs Trail to Folly Peak 10,420 - 10,59017Tom Chester, Dave Stith, James Dillane, Pam Pallette
330 July 2010Upper Deer Springs Trail to 10,120 feet10,000 - 10,1206Tom Chester, Dave Stith
48 August 2012Jean Peak area10,100 - 10,6709Tom Chester, Dave Stith
530 July 2012Marion Mountain Saddle Area to Poachers Camp10,000 - 10,17010Tom Chester, Dave Stith
626 July 2012Marion Mountain Saddle Area to the real Deer Springs10,000 - 10,12010Tom Chester, Dave Stith, Bob Hepburn

Table 2: Number of Plants found in Each Field Survey

#FamilScientific NameSurvey Number
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1Selag Selaginella watsonii4099 99  
2Pteri Cryptogramma acrostichoides 2    
3Woods Cystopteris fragilis125 25  
4Pinac Pinus contorta ssp. murrayana9999x999999
5Pinac Pinus flexilis1050x502020
6Apiac Sphenosciadium capitellatum1     
7Aster Ericameria nauseosa var. bernardina11     
8Brass Draba saxosa110    
9Capri Symphoricarpos rotundifolius var. parishii99     
10Caryo Silene parishii5535    
11Fabac Lupinus hyacinthinus9999x 9999
12Fagac Chrysolepis sempervirens9999x209999
13Gross Ribes cereum var. cereum9910 2  
14Gross Ribes montigenum102 39999
15Lamia Monardella australis var. australis99     
16Monti Calyptridium monospermumx3  9910
17Onagr Epilobium canum ssp. latifolium5     
18Oroba Castilleja applegatei ssp. martinii2     
19Oroba Pedicularis semibarbata199    
20Polyg Oxyria digyna1     
21Ranun Ranunculus eschscholtzii var. oxynotus2     
22Rosac Holodiscus discolor var. microphyllus535  1 
23Rubia Galium parishii10     
24Saxif Heuchera hirsutissima5050    
25Cyper Carex fracta  x   
26Cyper Carex heteroneura    9930
27Cyper Carex rossii155x20410
28Cyper Carex subfusca9999 109999
29Poace Agrostis idahoensis     99

Checklist in Traditional Family Order

#FamilScientific Name(*)Common NameMax
Elevation
(feet)
#Pls#Areas
Lycopods
1SelagSelaginella watsoniiWatson's spike-moss10805993
Ferns
2PteriCryptogramma acrostichoidesAmerican parsley fern1044021
3WoodsCystopteris fragilisbrittle bladder fern10805503
Gymnosperms
4PinacPinus contorta ssp. murrayanalodgepole pine10710996
5PinacPinus flexilislimber pine10840996
Eudicots
6ApiacSphenosciadium capitellatumranger's buttons1028011
7AsterEricameria nauseosa var. bernardinaSan Bernardino rubber rabbitbrush10500111
8BrassDraba saxosaSouthern California rock draba10805102
9CapriSymphoricarpos rotundifolius var. parishiiParish's snowberry10720991
10CaryoSilene parishiiParish's campion10800902
11FabacLupinus hyacinthinusSan Jacinto lupine10670995
12FagacChrysolepis sempervirensbush chinquapin10840996
13GrossRibes cereum var. cereumwax currant10600993
14GrossRibes montigenummountain gooseberry10840995
15LamiaMonardella australis var. australissouthern mountain-monardella10450991
16MontiCalyptridium monospermumpussy paws10670993
17MontiCalyptridium parryi var. parryiParry's sand cress10805V1
18OnagrEpilobium canum ssp. latifoliummountain California-fuchsia1080051
19OrobaCastilleja applegatei ssp. martiniiMartin's paintbrush1030021
20OrobaPedicularis semibarbatapine lousewort10510992
21PolygOxyria digynaalpine mountain-sorrel1082011
22RanunAquilegia formosawestern columbine10700V1
23RanunRanunculus eschscholtzii var. oxynotusEschscholtz's buttercup1082021
24RosacHolodiscus discolor var. microphyllusmountain spray10840403
25RubiaGalium parishiiParish's bedstraw10560101
26SaxifHeuchera hirsutissimashaggy-haired alumroot10800992
Monocots
27CyperCarex fractafragile sheath sedge1000011
28CyperCarex heteroneuravari-nerved sedge10040992
29CyperCarex rossiiRoss' sedge10665556
30CyperCarex subfuscabrown sedge10840995
31PoaceAgrostis idahoensisIdaho bentgrass10040991
32PoaceTrisetum spicatumspike trisetum10800V1
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Last update: 1 July 2013