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Bob's Gap
KEYWORDS:   desert wildflowers juniper-joshua tree woodland
ABOUT 
Bob's Gap is in the southern Mojave Desert, not far from Valyermo, where the road goes through a gap in the desert foothills containing limestone and a streambed crosses the road. Spring wildflowers can be spectacular depending on rain. Year round it has shrubs characteristic of the mountain-desert transitional zone. There are historic ruins.

CNPS CHAPTER AREA: :   San Gabriel Mountains

AREA OF THE POLYGON::   855 acres
DENSITY::   0.116 native species per acre
Thanks to  Jane Strong  for contributing this great place.