Southern Desert Shrub Zone
A beautiful desert scene.
- The Southern Desert Shrub Zone is found in the southwest corner of Utah and
- Plants such as creosote bush, Joshua trees, beavertail cactus, teddy bear
cholla, and rock rose grow here.
- There is little precipitation except that which falls in summer
thunderstorms, only accumulating 2-8 inches per year.
Wilbur D. May Center at
Rancho San Rafael Regional Park
1595 N. Sierra,
Reno, Nevada U.S.A.
(775) 785-5961 Fax (775) 785-4707