United States, California, Fresno, Monarch Wilderness; Trail 30E01 (forest service, guide to the Monarch & Jennie Lakes Wilderness map). Off Highway 180, along the South Fork of Kings River. Deer Cove Creek to Deer Cove Saddle, where a trail branches off to Choke Creek.Started near 36.80413N 118.71516W. Ended near 36.82590N 118.72246W.
Mostly dry slopes with chaparral, and conifers higher up. Cross a small creek at Deer Cove. Growing on dry slopes.