Illustrated Plant List

Common Native Plants

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31 PLANTS
Acer macrophyllum    Big leaf maple,  Bigleaf maple
native
Tree

SAPINDACEAE

Acer macrophyllum Acer macrophyllum Acer macrophyllum
2008 Abe G. Doherty
2010 Christopher L. Christie
2008 Keir Morse

Acmispon glaber    Deerweed
native
Perennial herb

FABACEAE

Acmispon glaber Acmispon glaber Acmispon glaber
2011 Margo Bors
2011 Wynn Anderson
2011 Wynn Anderson

Adenostoma fasciculatum    Chamise
native
Tree, Shrub

ROSACEAE

Adenostoma fasciculatum Adenostoma fasciculatum Adenostoma fasciculatum
2008 Thomas Stoughton
2002 Lynn Watson
2009 Keir Morse

Arbutus menziesii    Madrono,  Pacific madrone
native
Tree

ERICACEAE

Arbutus menziesii Arbutus menziesii Arbutus menziesii
2008 Neal Kramer
2009 John W. Wall
2002 Charles E. Jones

Artemisia californica    California sagebrush,  Coast sagebrush,  Coastal sage brush
native
Shrub

ASTERACEAE

Artemisia californica Artemisia californica Artemisia californica
2003 Margo Bors
2003 Michael Charters
2003 Margo Bors

Atriplex canescens    Fourwing saltbush,  Hoary saltbush,  Shadscale
native
Shrub

CHENOPODIACEAE

Atriplex canescens Atriplex canescens Atriplex canescens
2001 Thomas M. Elder, M.D.
2008 Jason E. Willand
2004 Heath McAllister

Ceanothus crassifolius    Hoary leaved ceanothus,  Hoaryleaf ceanothus
native
Shrub

RHAMNACEAE

Ceanothus crassifolius Ceanothus crassifolius Ceanothus crassifolius
2007 Ricky Grubb
2009 Thomas Stoughton
2007 Rosanne Humphrey

Ceanothus megacarpus    Big pod ceanothus,  Bigpod ceanothus
native
Shrub

RHAMNACEAE

Ceanothus megacarpus Ceanothus megacarpus Ceanothus megacarpus
2011 Neal Kramer
2011 Neal Kramer
2009 Gary A. Monroe

Clarkia purpurea    Purple clarkia,  Winecup clarkia
native
Annual herb

ONAGRACEAE

Clarkia purpurea Clarkia purpurea Clarkia purpurea
2009 John W. Wall
2004 Norman Jensen
2011 Vernon Smith

Claytonia perfoliata    Miner s lettuce,  Miner's lettuce
native
Annual herb

MONTIACEAE

Claytonia perfoliata Claytonia perfoliata Claytonia perfoliata
2015 Robert Sikora
2009 John W. Wall
2007 Neal Kramer

Frangula californica    California coffeeberry
native
Shrub

RHAMNACEAE

Frangula californica Frangula californica Frangula californica
2001 Lynn Overtree
2002 Lynn Watson
2013 Jean Pawek

Heteromeles arbutifolia    Christmas berry,  Toyon
native
Shrub

ROSACEAE

Heteromeles arbutifolia Heteromeles arbutifolia Heteromeles arbutifolia
2004 George W. Hartwell
2013 Jean Pawek
2003 Michael Charters

Juniperus californica    California juniper
native
Shrub

CUPRESSACEAE

Juniperus californica Juniperus californica Juniperus californica
2005 James M. Andre
2005 James M. Andre
2009 Ryan Gilmore

Keckiella cordifolia    Climbing penstemon,  Heart leaved keckiella,  Heartleaf keckiella
native
Shrub

PLANTAGINACEAE

Keckiella cordifolia Keckiella cordifolia Keckiella cordifolia
2002 Lynn Watson
2011 Robert A. Hamilton
2011 Neal Kramer

Lupinus bicolor    Annual lupine,  Bicolored lupine,  Miniature lupine
native
Annual, Perennial herb

FABACEAE

Lupinus bicolor Lupinus bicolor Lupinus bicolor
2004 Carol W. Witham
2014 Neal Kramer
2012 Gary A. Monroe

Mimulus aurantiacus    Bush monkey flower,  Island monkeyflower,  Sticky monkeyflower
native
Shrub

PHRYMACEAE

Mimulus aurantiacus Mimulus aurantiacus Mimulus aurantiacus
2007 Steven Thorsted
2009 Keir Morse
2004 Dr. Mark S. Brunell

Mimulus guttatus    Seep monkey flower,  Yellow monkey flower
native
Annual, Perennial herb (rhizomatous)

PHRYMACEAE

Mimulus guttatus Mimulus guttatus Mimulus guttatus
2001 George W. Hartwell
2011 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D.
2001 Steven Thorsted

Dodecatheon hendersonii    Mosquito bill
(currently Primula hendersonii)
native
Perennial herb

PRIMULACEAE

Dodecatheon hendersonii Dodecatheon hendersonii Dodecatheon hendersonii
2008 Keir Morse
2015 Steve Matson
2008 Keir Morse

Prunus ilicifolia    Holly leaf cherry,  Holly leaved cherry,  Hollyleaf cherry
native
Tree, Shrub

ROSACEAE

Prunus ilicifolia Prunus ilicifolia Prunus ilicifolia
2012 Jean Pawek
2013 Jean Pawek
1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Quercus agrifolia    California live oak,  Coast live oak
native
Tree

FAGACEAE

Quercus agrifolia Quercus agrifolia Quercus agrifolia
2008 Neal Kramer
2015 Margo Bors
2004 Hartmut Wisch

Quercus lobata    California white oak,  Valley oak
native
Tree

FAGACEAE

Quercus lobata Quercus lobata Quercus lobata
2014 Neal Kramer
2002 Lynn Watson
2012 Aaron Arthur

Rhamnus crocea    Redberry buckthorn
native
Shrub

RHAMNACEAE

Rhamnus crocea Rhamnus crocea Rhamnus crocea
2003 Charles E. Jones
2012 Aaron Arthur
2010 Julie Kierstead Nelson

Rosa californica    California wild rose,  California wildrose
native
Shrub

ROSACEAE

Rosa californica Rosa californica Rosa californica
2008 Ron Wolf
2003 Michael Charters
2014 Zoya Akulova

Rubus ursinus    California blackberry,  Pacific blackberry
native
Vine, Shrub

ROSACEAE

Rubus ursinus Rubus ursinus Rubus ursinus
2008 Keir Morse
2013 Zoya Akulova
2007 Neal Kramer

Salix lasiolepis    Arroyo willow
native
Tree, Shrub

SALICACEAE

Salix lasiolepis Salix lasiolepis Salix lasiolepis
2009 Neal Kramer
2008 Keir Morse
2003 Margo Bors

Salvia mellifera    Black sage
native
Shrub

LAMIACEAE

Salvia mellifera Salvia mellifera Salvia mellifera
2006 Steve Matson
2009 Keir Morse
2003 Michelle Cloud-Hughes

Sambucus nigra    Black elderberry
native
Shrub

ADOXACEAE

Sambucus nigra Sambucus nigra Sambucus nigra
2006 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
2006 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
2006 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy

Scutellaria californica    California skullcap
native
Perennial herb

LAMIACEAE

Scutellaria californica Scutellaria californica Scutellaria californica
2015 John Doyen
2014 John Doyen
2012 Barry Rice

Stipa pulchra    Purple needle grass
native
Perennial grass

POACEAE

Stipa pulchra Stipa pulchra Stipa pulchra
2006 Brent Miller
2008 Zoya Akulova
2012 Aaron Arthur

Toxicodendron diversilobum    Poison oak,  Poisonoak
native
Vine, Shrub

ANACARDIACEAE

Toxicodendron diversilobum Toxicodendron diversilobum Toxicodendron diversilobum
2008 Gary McDonald
2008 Zoya Akulova
2008 Keir Morse

Vaccinium ovatum    California huckleberry,  Evergreen huckleberry
native
Shrub

ERICACEAE

Vaccinium ovatum Vaccinium ovatum Vaccinium ovatum
2010 Neal Kramer
2005 Brian L. Anacker
2008 Zoya Akulova