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San Luis Obispo County

David Keil  / CNPS-SLO  (2019-06-03)

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170 PLANTS
Adiantum jordanii    California maidenhair fern
native
Fern

PTERIDACEAE

Adiantum jordanii
2005 George W. Hartwell
Adiantum jordanii
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Adiantum jordanii
2006 Steve Matson

Ageratina adenophora    Sticky snakeroot,  Thoroughwort
invasive non-native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Ageratina adenophora
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Ageratina adenophora
2017 Keir Morse
Ageratina adenophora
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Agoseris grandiflora var. grandiflora    Giant mountain dandelion
native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Agoseris grandiflora var. grandiflora
2007 Gerald Carr
Agoseris grandiflora var. grandiflora
2007 Gerald Carr
Agoseris grandiflora var. grandiflora
2007 Gerald Carr

Agrostis pallens    Leafy bent grass,  Seashore bentgrass,  Thingrass
native
Perennial grass

POACEAE

Agrostis pallens
2012 Vernon Smith
Agrostis pallens
2009 Robert Steers
Agrostis pallens
2008 Keir Morse

Anagallis arvensis    Scarlet pimpernel
non-native
Annual herb

MYRSINACEAE

Anagallis arvensis
2017 B.J. Dion
Anagallis arvensis
2009 Keir Morse
Anagallis arvensis
2019 Barbara Boethling

Anthoxanthum occidentale    Califonria sweet grass,  Vanilla grass
native
Perennial grass

POACEAE

Anthoxanthum occidentale
2010 Neal Kramer
Anthoxanthum occidentale
2018 Hayley Ross
Anthoxanthum occidentale
2010 Chris Wagner

Anthriscus caucalis    Bur chervil,  Bur chevril
non-native
Annual herb, Vine

APIACEAE

Anthriscus caucalis
2017 Diane Etchison
Anthriscus caucalis
2003 Michael Charters
Anthriscus caucalis
2020 Jennifer Mo

Aralia californica    California spikenard,  Elk's clover,  Elkclover
native
Perennial herb

ARALIACEAE

Aralia californica
2020 Tri Do
Aralia californica
2020 Tri Do
Aralia californica
2014 James Gonsman

Arbutus menziesii    Madrono,  Pacific madrone
native
Tree

ERICACEAE

Arbutus menziesii
2008 Neal Kramer
Arbutus menziesii
2015 Susan McDougall
Arbutus menziesii
2019 Phyllis Fitzsimons

Arctostaphylos crustacea ssp. crustacea    Brittle leaf manzanita
native
Shrub

ERICACEAE

Arctostaphylos crustacea ssp. crustacea
2008 Gary McDonald
Arctostaphylos crustacea ssp. crustacea
2015 Aaron Schusteff
Arctostaphylos crustacea ssp. crustacea
2019 Susan McDougall

Arctostaphylos pechoensis    Pecho manzanita
native
Shrub

ERICACEAE

Arctostaphylos pechoensis
2020 Susan McDougall
Arctostaphylos pechoensis
2020 Susan McDougall
Arctostaphylos pechoensis
2018 Susan McDougall

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

ASTERACEAE

Artemisia californica
2019 Diane Etchison
Artemisia californica
2018 James Gonsman
Artemisia californica
2020 Bryant Baker

Artemisia douglasiana    California mugwort,  Douglas' sagewort
native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Artemisia douglasiana
2018 Stacie Wolny
Artemisia douglasiana
2017 Alison Sheehey
Artemisia douglasiana
2016 Glen Schneider

Avena barbata    Slender oat,  Slim oat
invasive non-native
Annual, Perennial grass

POACEAE

Avena barbata
2004 Carol W. Witham
Avena barbata
2009 Keir Morse
Avena barbata
2002 James B. Gratiot

Avena fatua    Wild oat,  Wildoat
invasive non-native
Annual grass

POACEAE

Avena fatua
2008 Keir Morse
Avena fatua
2002 James B. Gratiot
Avena fatua
2008 Zoya Akulova

Baccharis pilularis    Coyote brush,  Dwarf chaparral broom
native
Shrub

ASTERACEAE

Baccharis pilularis
2018 Cynthia Powell
Baccharis pilularis
2019 Talila Golan
Baccharis pilularis
2008 Gary McDonald

Briza maxima    Big quaking grass,  Big quakinggrass,  Rattlesnake grass
invasive non-native
Annual grass

POACEAE

Briza maxima
2017 Gary McDonald
Briza maxima
2018 Bill Schmidt
Briza maxima
2017 Gary McDonald

Bromus carinatus var. carinatus    California brome,  Mountain brome
native
Perennial grass

POACEAE

Bromus carinatus var. carinatus
2016 Richard Chasey
Bromus carinatus var. carinatus
2013 Jean Pawek
Bromus carinatus var. carinatus
2010 Neal Kramer

Bromus diandrus    Bromegrass,  Ripgut brome,  Ripgut grass
invasive non-native
Annual grass

POACEAE

Bromus diandrus
2009 Neal Kramer
Bromus diandrus
1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Bromus diandrus
2020 Julie A. Kierstead

Bromus hordeaceus    Soft brome,  Soft chess
invasive non-native
Annual grass

POACEAE

Bromus hordeaceus
2006 Brent Miller
Bromus hordeaceus
2018 Gary McDonald
Bromus hordeaceus
2018 Gary McDonald

Bromus madritensis    Foxtail chess, foxtail brome,  Madrid brome,  Spanish brome
non-native
Annual grass

POACEAE

Bromus madritensis
2009 Keir Morse
Bromus madritensis
2009 Barry Rice
Bromus madritensis
2005 Steve Matson

Calystegia macrostegia ssp. cyclostegia    Coast morning glory,  Island false bindweed
native
Perennial herb, Vine

CONVOLVULACEAE

Calystegia macrostegia ssp. cyclostegia
2013 Zoya Akulova
Calystegia macrostegia ssp. cyclostegia
2014 Wynn Anderson
Calystegia macrostegia ssp. cyclostegia
2014 Wynn Anderson

Cardamine californica    Bitter cress,  California toothwort, milk maids
native
Perennial herb

BRASSICACEAE

Cardamine californica
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Cardamine californica
2018 Lynn Sweet
Cardamine californica
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Cardamine oligosperma    Bitter cress,  Idaho bittercress
native
Annual, Perennial herb

BRASSICACEAE

Cardamine oligosperma
2019 Chico Hiking Association
Cardamine oligosperma
2013 Emily Wong
Cardamine oligosperma
2013 Ron Wolf

Carduus pycnocephalus    Italian thistle
invasive non-native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Carduus pycnocephalus
2019 Gary McDonald
Carduus pycnocephalus
2008 Zoya Akulova
Carduus pycnocephalus
2006 Chris Wagner, SBNF

Carex globosa    Round fruit sedge
native
Perennial grasslike herb

CYPERACEAE

Carex globosa
2010 Dean W. Taylor, Ph.D
Carex globosa
2009 Neal Kramer
Carex globosa
2014 Steve Matson

Castilleja affinis ssp. affinis    Coast indian paintbrush
native
Perennial herb

OROBANCHACEAE

Castilleja affinis ssp. affinis
2020 Mary Conway
Castilleja affinis ssp. affinis
2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Castilleja affinis ssp. affinis
2018 Ron Vanderhoff

native
Shrub

RHAMNACEAE

Ceanothus oliganthus var. sorediatus
2013 Vernon Smith
Ceanothus oliganthus var. sorediatus
2009 Barry Breckling
Ceanothus oliganthus var. sorediatus
2019 Susan McDougall

Ceanothus spinosus    Greenbark ceanothus,  Redheart
native
Tree, Shrub

RHAMNACEAE

Ceanothus spinosus
2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Ceanothus spinosus
2012 Ron Vanderhoff
Ceanothus spinosus
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Centranthus ruber    Jupiter's beard,  Red valerian
non-native
Annual, Perennial herb

VALERIANACEAE

Centranthus ruber
2009 Neal Kramer
Centranthus ruber
2005 Luigi Rignanese
Centranthus ruber
2005 Luigi Rignanese

Cerastium glomeratum    Large mouse ears,  Mouseear chickweed,  Sticky chickweed
non-native
Annual herb

CARYOPHYLLACEAE

Cerastium glomeratum
2019 Diane Etchison
Cerastium glomeratum
2015 Chris Jaster
Cerastium glomeratum
2009 Barry Breckling

Chrysolepis chrysophylla var. minor    Bush chinquapin,  Giant chinquapin
native
Tree, Shrub

FAGACEAE

Chrysolepis chrysophylla var. minor
2009 Neal Kramer
Chrysolepis chrysophylla var. minor
2017 Zachariah Jordan
Chrysolepis chrysophylla var. minor
2010 Neal Kramer

Cirsium vulgare    Bull thistle
invasive non-native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Cirsium vulgare
2005 Christopher L. Christie
Cirsium vulgare
2016 Erik Larsen
Cirsium vulgare
2019 Gustavo Vasquez

Clarkia unguiculata    Elegant clarkia,  Mountain garland,  Woodland clarkia
native
Annual herb

ONAGRACEAE

Clarkia unguiculata
2019 David Greenberger
Clarkia unguiculata
2020 Steve Laymon
Clarkia unguiculata
2020 David Wolfson

Claytonia parviflora ssp. parviflora    Narrow leaved miner's lettuce,  Streambank springbeauty,  Utah miner s lettuce
native
Annual herb

MONTIACEAE

Claytonia parviflora ssp. parviflora
2017 Gary McDonald
Claytonia parviflora ssp. parviflora
2017 Gary McDonald
Claytonia parviflora ssp. parviflora
2017 Gary McDonald

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

MONTIACEAE

Claytonia perfoliata ssp. perfoliata
2018 Ken Lunders
Claytonia perfoliata ssp. perfoliata
2019 Chico Hiking Association
Claytonia perfoliata ssp. perfoliata
2019 Gary McDonald

Clematis lasiantha    Chaparral clematis,  Pipestem
native
Perennial herb, Vine

RANUNCULACEAE

Clematis lasiantha
2018 Stacie Wolny
Clematis lasiantha
2019 Matt Berger
Clematis lasiantha
2020 Larry Leigh

Clematis ligusticifolia    Creek clematis,  Western virgin's bower,  Western white clematis
native
Perennial herb, Vine

RANUNCULACEAE

Clematis ligusticifolia
2018 Diane Etchison
Clematis ligusticifolia
2020 Emily Sluiman
Clematis ligusticifolia
2009 Neal Kramer

Clinopodium douglasii    Yerba buena
native
Perennial herb

LAMIACEAE

Clinopodium douglasii
2019 Gary McDonald
Clinopodium douglasii
2012 Gary McDonald
Clinopodium douglasii
2012 Gary McDonald

Conium maculatum    Poison hemlock
invasive non-native
Perennial herb

APIACEAE

Conium maculatum
2008 Keir Morse
Conium maculatum
2016 Cynthia Powell
Conium maculatum
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Cornus sericea ssp. occidentalis    Western dogwood
native
Shrub

CORNACEAE

Cornus sericea ssp. occidentalis
2016 Neal Kramer
Cornus sericea ssp. occidentalis
2013 John Doyen
Cornus sericea ssp. occidentalis
2014 Zoya Akulova

Cuscuta californica var. californica    California dodder,  Chaparral dodder,  Short flowered dodder
native
Annual herb, Vine (parasitic)

CONVOLVULACEAE

Cuscuta californica var. californica
2010 Vernon Smith
Cuscuta californica var. californica
2017 David popp
Cuscuta californica var. californica
2010 Neal Kramer

Cyperus eragrostis    Tall cyperus,  Tall flatsedge
native
Perennial grasslike herb

CYPERACEAE

Cyperus eragrostis
2017 Gary McDonald
Cyperus eragrostis
2017 Gary McDonald
Cyperus eragrostis
2012 Neal Kramer

Dendromecon rigida    Bush poppy,  Tree poppy
native
Shrub

PAPAVERACEAE

Dendromecon rigida
2019 Eliezer Margolis
Dendromecon rigida
2020 Bryant Baker
Dendromecon rigida
2018 Hunter Breck

Diplacus aurantiacus ssp. aurantiacus    Sticky monkeyflower
native
Shrub

PHRYMACEAE

Diplacus aurantiacus ssp. aurantiacus
2019 Gary McDonald
Diplacus aurantiacus ssp. aurantiacus
2019 Stacie Wolny
Diplacus aurantiacus ssp. aurantiacus
2020 Ron Vanderhoff

native
Perennial herb

ROSACEAE

Drymocallis glandulosa var. glandulosa
2014 Neal Kramer
Drymocallis glandulosa var. glandulosa
2009 Barry Breckling
Drymocallis glandulosa var. glandulosa
2009 Keir Morse

Dryopteris arguta    California wood fern,  Coastal wood fern,  Shield fern
native
Fern

DRYOPTERIDACEAE

Dryopteris arguta
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Dryopteris arguta
2004 Brent Miller
Dryopteris arguta
2019 Jacob Smith

Dudleya lanceolata    Lanceleaf liveforever,  Southern california dudleya
native
Perennial herb

CRASSULACEAE

Dudleya lanceolata
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Dudleya lanceolata
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Dudleya lanceolata
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Dudleya pulverulenta    Chalk dudleya
native
Perennial herb

CRASSULACEAE

Dudleya pulverulenta
2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Dudleya pulverulenta
2020 Julia Markey
Dudleya pulverulenta
2018 Ron Vanderhoff

Elymus condensatus    Giant wild rye
native
Perennial grass

POACEAE

Elymus condensatus
2011 Neal Kramer
Elymus condensatus
2010 Michael O'Brien
Elymus condensatus
2006 Adonis (Don) Tate

Elymus glaucus ssp. glaucus    Blue wild rye,  Blue wildrye,  Western rye grass
native
Perennial grass

POACEAE

Elymus glaucus ssp. glaucus
2009 Keir Morse
Elymus glaucus ssp. glaucus
2008 Keir Morse
Elymus glaucus ssp. glaucus
2008 Keir Morse

Epilobium canum ssp. canum    California fuchsia,  Hummingbird trumpet
native
Perennial herb

ONAGRACEAE

Epilobium canum ssp. canum
2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Epilobium canum ssp. canum
2007 Neal Kramer
Epilobium canum ssp. canum
2018 Ron Vanderhoff

Epilobium ciliatum ssp. ciliatum    Fringed willowherb,  Northern willow herb,  Willow herb
native
Perennial herb

ONAGRACEAE

Epilobium ciliatum ssp. ciliatum
2017 Gary McDonald
Epilobium ciliatum ssp. ciliatum
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Epilobium ciliatum ssp. ciliatum
2019 Gary McDonald

Equisetum telmateia ssp. braunii    Giant horse tail,  Giant horsetail
native
Fern

EQUISETACEAE

Equisetum telmateia ssp. braunii
2008 Zoya Akulova
Equisetum telmateia ssp. braunii
2008 Neal Kramer
Equisetum telmateia ssp. braunii
2015 Ron Vanderhoff

Eriogonum parvifolium    Dune eriogonum,  Sea cliff buckwheat,  Seacliff buckwheat
native
Shrub

POLYGONACEAE

Eriogonum parvifolium
2019 Joerg Lohse
Eriogonum parvifolium
2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Eriogonum parvifolium
2013 Neal Kramer

Eriophyllum confertiflorum var. confertiflorum    Golden yarrow,  Yellow yarrow
native
Shrub

ASTERACEAE

Eriophyllum confertiflorum var. confertiflorum
2013 James Gonsman
Eriophyllum confertiflorum var. confertiflorum
2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Eriophyllum confertiflorum var. confertiflorum
2020 Mary Conway

Erysimum capitatum var. capitatum    Sanddune wallflower
native
Perennial herb

BRASSICACEAE

Erysimum capitatum var. capitatum
2008 Keir Morse
Erysimum capitatum var. capitatum
2008 Keir Morse
Erysimum capitatum var. capitatum
2020 Susan McDougall

Erythranthe guttata    Yellow monkey flower
native
Annual, Perennial herb (rhizomatous)

PHRYMACEAE

Erythranthe guttata
2019 Stacie Wolny
Erythranthe guttata
2019 Chico Hiking Association
Erythranthe guttata
2015 James Gonsman

Eschscholzia caespitosa    Foothill poppy,  Tufted eschscholzia,  Tufted poppy
native
Annual herb

PAPAVERACEAE

Eschscholzia caespitosa
2009 Keir Morse
Eschscholzia caespitosa
2009 Keir Morse
Eschscholzia caespitosa
2009 Keir Morse

Eschscholzia californica    California poppy
native
Annual, Perennial herb

PAPAVERACEAE

Eschscholzia californica
2014 Zoya Akulova
Eschscholzia californica
2009 Barry Rice
Eschscholzia californica
2019 Cynthia Powell

Eucalyptus globulus    Blue gum,  Tasmanian bluegum
invasive non-native
Tree

MYRTACEAE

Eucalyptus globulus
2013 Zoya Akulova
Eucalyptus globulus
2008 Neal Kramer
Eucalyptus globulus
2017 Zoya Akulova

Euphorbia peplus    Petty spurge
non-native
Annual herb

EUPHORBIACEAE

Euphorbia peplus
2010 Neal Kramer
Euphorbia peplus
2006 Steve Matson
Euphorbia peplus
2005 Luigi Rignanese

Festuca bromoides    Brome fescue
non-native
Annual grass

POACEAE

Festuca bromoides
2008 Keir Morse
Festuca bromoides
2012 Aaron Arthur
Festuca bromoides
2012 Robert Steers/NPS

Festuca myuros    Rattail sixweeks grass
invasive non-native
Annual grass

POACEAE

Festuca myuros
2015 Gary McDonald
Festuca myuros
2013 Al Keuter
Festuca myuros
2013 Al Keuter

Foeniculum vulgare    Biscuit root,  Sweet fennel
invasive non-native
Perennial herb

APIACEAE

Foeniculum vulgare
2019 Nicole Leatherman
Foeniculum vulgare
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Foeniculum vulgare
2015 Neal Kramer

Frangula californica ssp. californica    California coffeeberry
native
Shrub

RHAMNACEAE

Frangula californica ssp. californica
2019 Mary Conway
Frangula californica ssp. californica
2017 Gary McDonald
Frangula californica ssp. californica
2019 Mary Conway

Galium aparine    Cleavers,  Common bedstraw,  Goose grass
native
Annual herb

RUBIACEAE

Galium aparine
2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Galium aparine
2008 Gary McDonald
Galium aparine
2020 Ron Vanderhoff

Galium californicum ssp. flaccidum    California bedstraw
native
Perennial herb

RUBIACEAE

Galium californicum ssp. flaccidum
2014 Steve Matson
Galium californicum ssp. flaccidum
2014 Steve Matson
Galium californicum ssp. flaccidum
2014 Steve Matson

Galium porrigens var. porrigens    Climbing bedstraw,  Graceful bedstraw,  Oval leaved bedstraw
native
Vine, Shrub

RUBIACEAE

Galium porrigens var. porrigens
2007 Neal Kramer
Galium porrigens var. porrigens
2005 Keir Morse
Galium porrigens var. porrigens
2016 John Doyen

Geranium carolinianum    Carolina geranium
native
Annual herb

GERANIACEAE

Geranium carolinianum
2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Geranium carolinianum
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Geranium carolinianum
2004 Carol W. Witham

Geranium dissectum    Cranesbill,  Cut leaved geranium,  Cutleaf geranium
invasive non-native
Annual herb

GERANIACEAE

Geranium dissectum
2003 Lynn Watson
Geranium dissectum
2015 Chris Jaster
Geranium dissectum
2019 Randy Huey

Hazardia squarrosa var. squarrosa    Saw toothed goldenbush,  Sawtooth goldenbush
native
Shrub

ASTERACEAE

Hazardia squarrosa var. squarrosa
2011 Neal Kramer
Hazardia squarrosa var. squarrosa
2011 Neal Kramer
Hazardia squarrosa var. squarrosa
2011 Neal Kramer

Hedera canariensis    Canary ivy,  Algerian ivy
invasive non-native
Vine

ARALIACEAE

Hedera canariensis
2016 Ron Vanderhoff
Hedera canariensis
2001 Tony Morosco
Hedera canariensis
2010 Michael O'Brien

Hesperocnide tenella    Western nettle,  Western stinging nettle,  Western stingingnettle
native
Annual herb

URTICACEAE

Hesperocnide tenella
2016 Ron Vanderhoff
Hesperocnide tenella
2006 Steve Matson
Hesperocnide tenella
2003 Michael Charters

Heteromeles arbutifolia    Christmas berry,  Toyon
native
Shrub

ROSACEAE

Heteromeles arbutifolia
2017 Gary McDonald
Heteromeles arbutifolia
2017 Gary McDonald
Heteromeles arbutifolia
2020 Julia Markey

Hieracium argutum    Southern hawkweed
native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Hieracium argutum
2015 Keir Morse
Hieracium argutum
2010 Adonis (Don) Tate
Hieracium argutum
2015 Keir Morse

Hirschfeldia incana    Mediterranean hoary mustard,  Short podded mustard,  Summer mustard
invasive non-native
Perennial herb

BRASSICACEAE

Hirschfeldia incana
2017 Gary McDonald
Hirschfeldia incana
2017 Gary McDonald
Hirschfeldia incana
2008 Neal Kramer

Holodiscus discolor    Cream bush,  Ocean spray,  Oceanspray
native
Shrub

ROSACEAE

Holodiscus discolor
2018 Chico Hiking Association
Holodiscus discolor
2020 Camille Nowell
Holodiscus discolor
2018 Ron Vanderhoff

Hordeum murinum ssp. leporinum    Farmer's foxtail,  Foxtail barley,  Hare barley
non-native
Annual grass

POACEAE

Hordeum murinum ssp. leporinum
2009 Keir Morse
Hordeum murinum ssp. leporinum
2010 Neal Kramer
Hordeum murinum ssp. leporinum
2008 Zoya Akulova

Juglans hindsii    Northern california black walnut
native
Tree

JUGLANDACEAE

Juglans hindsii
2009 Neal Kramer
Juglans hindsii
2019 David popp
Juglans hindsii
2015 Susan McDougall

Lactuca serriola    Prickly lettuce,  Prickly wild lettuce
invasive non-native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Lactuca serriola
2017 Gary McDonald
Lactuca serriola
2017 Diane Etchison
Lactuca serriola
2020 Ryan Carle

Lathyrus latifolius    Everlasting pea,  Perennial pea,  Perennial sweet pea
non-native
Perennial herb

FABACEAE

Lathyrus latifolius
2019 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Lathyrus latifolius
2008 Keir Morse
Lathyrus latifolius
2005 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy

Lathyrus vestitus var. vestitus    Common pacific pea,  Hillside pea,  Wild sweetpea
native
Perennial herb

FABACEAE

Lathyrus vestitus var. vestitus
2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Lathyrus vestitus var. vestitus
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Lathyrus vestitus var. vestitus
2015 Chris Jaster

Lemna minor    Smaller duckweed
native
Perennial herb

ARACEAE

Lemna minor
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Lemna minor
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Lemna minor
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Lonicera hispidula    Pink honeysuckle
native
Vine, Shrub

CAPRIFOLIACEAE

Lonicera hispidula
2019 Stacie Wolny
Lonicera hispidula
2020 Amy Rapport
Lonicera hispidula
2019 Doug Zimmerman

Lupinus albifrons var. albifrons    Silver bush lupine,  Silver lupine
native
Shrub

FABACEAE

Lupinus albifrons var. albifrons
2008 Keir Morse
Lupinus albifrons var. albifrons
2020 Susan McDougall
Lupinus albifrons var. albifrons
2020 Susan McDougall

Lupinus truncatus    Blunt leaved lupine,  Collared annual lupine,  Truncate leaf lupine
native
Annual herb

FABACEAE

Lupinus truncatus
2006 Adonis (Don) Tate
Lupinus truncatus
2006 Adonis (Don) Tate
Lupinus truncatus
2008 Keir Morse

Lysimachia arvensis    Scarlet pimpernel
non-native
Annual herb

MYRSINACEAE

Lysimachia arvensis
2017 B.J. Dion
Lysimachia arvensis
2009 Keir Morse
Lysimachia arvensis
2019 Barbara Boethling

Malva nicaeensis    Bull mallow
non-native
Annual herb

MALVACEAE

Malva nicaeensis
2015 Mike Morales
Malva nicaeensis
2008 Jorg Fleige
Malva nicaeensis
2009 Barry Breckling

Marah fabacea    California man-root
native
Perennial herb, Vine

CUCURBITACEAE

Marah fabacea
2016 Glen Schneider
Marah fabacea
2018 Gary McDonald
Marah fabacea
2018 Gary McDonald

Marrubium vulgare    White horehound
invasive non-native
Perennial herb

LAMIACEAE

Marrubium vulgare
2019 Aaron Echols
Marrubium vulgare
©2013 Gary McDonald
Marrubium vulgare
©2013 Gary McDonald

Medicago lupulina    Black medick
non-native
Annual, Perennial herb

FABACEAE

Medicago lupulina
2003 Michael Charters
Medicago lupulina
2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Medicago lupulina
2020 Ron Vanderhoff

Medicago polymorpha    Bur clover,  Bur medic,  California burclover
invasive non-native
Annual herb

FABACEAE

Medicago polymorpha
2008 Steve Matson
Medicago polymorpha
2003 Michael Charters
Medicago polymorpha
2004 Carol W. Witham

Melica imperfecta    California melic,  Coast range melic,  Small flowered melica
native
Perennial grass

POACEAE

Melica imperfecta
2009 Keir Morse
Melica imperfecta
2014 Steve Matson
Melica imperfecta
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Melilotus albus    White sweetclover
invasive non-native
Annual, Biennial herb

FABACEAE

Melilotus albus
2008 Keir Morse
Melilotus albus
2020 Aaron Echols
Melilotus albus
2020 Julia Markey

Melilotus indicus    Annual yellow sweetclover
non-native
Annual herb

FABACEAE

Melilotus indicus
2009 Barry Breckling
Melilotus indicus
2005 Cheri Miller
Melilotus indicus
2009 Neal Kramer

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

PHRYMACEAE

Mimulus guttatus
2019 Stacie Wolny
Mimulus guttatus
2019 Chico Hiking Association
Mimulus guttatus
2015 James Gonsman

Nasturtium officinale    Watercress
native
Perennial herb (aquatic)

BRASSICACEAE

Nasturtium officinale
2019 Patrick Furtado
Nasturtium officinale
2019 Diane Etchison
Nasturtium officinale
2016 Joan Hampton

Navarretia squarrosa    Skunkbush,  Skunkweed
native
Annual herb

POLEMONIACEAE

Navarretia squarrosa
2019 Marisa Persaud
Navarretia squarrosa
2019 Patrick Furtado
Navarretia squarrosa
2007 Neal Kramer

native
Tree, Shrub

FAGACEAE

Notholithocarpus densiflorus var. densiflorus
2007 Neal Kramer
Notholithocarpus densiflorus var. densiflorus
2020 Susan McDougall
Notholithocarpus densiflorus var. densiflorus
2020 Susan McDougall

Oemleria cerasiformis    Indian plum,  Oso berry
native
Shrub

ROSACEAE

Oemleria cerasiformis
2019 Stacie Wolny
Oemleria cerasiformis
2019 Peter Warner
Oemleria cerasiformis
2009 Dr. Mark S. Brunell

Osmorhiza berteroi    Sweet cicely
native
Perennial herb

APIACEAE

Osmorhiza berteroi
2019 Chico Hiking Association
Osmorhiza berteroi
2006 Steve Matson
Osmorhiza berteroi
2013 Chris Wagner

Oxalis corniculata    Creeping wood sorrel,  Creeping woodsorrel,  Yellow sorrel
invasive non-native
Perennial herb

OXALIDACEAE

Oxalis corniculata
2008 Gary McDonald
Oxalis corniculata
2007 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Oxalis corniculata
2011 Neal Kramer

Oxalis pes-caprae    Bermuda buttercup,  Sourgrass
invasive non-native
Perennial herb

OXALIDACEAE

Oxalis pes-caprae
2019 Gary McDonald
Oxalis pes-caprae
2019 Randy Huey
Oxalis pes-caprae
2018 Ron Vanderhoff

Paeonia californica    California peony
native
Perennial herb

PAEONIACEAE

Paeonia californica
2004 Michelle Cloud-Hughes
Paeonia californica
2019 Susan McDougall
Paeonia californica
2019 Susan McDougall

Papaver somniferum    Opium poppy
non-native
Annual herb

PAPAVERACEAE

Papaver somniferum
2007 Pasi Rein
Papaver somniferum
2011 Louis-M. Landry
Papaver somniferum
2011 Louis-M. Landry

native
Fern

PTERIDACEAE

Pentagramma triangularis ssp. triangularis
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Pentagramma triangularis ssp. triangularis
2008 Keir Morse
Pentagramma triangularis ssp. triangularis
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Phacelia malvifolia    Stinging phacelia
native
Annual herb

BORAGINACEAE

Phacelia malvifolia
2003 Margo Bors
Phacelia malvifolia
2003 Margo Bors
Phacelia malvifolia
2015 Zoya Akulova

Pholistoma auritum var. auritum    Blue fiesta flower,  Blue fiestaflower,  Fiesta flower
native
Annual herb

BORAGINACEAE

Pholistoma auritum var. auritum
2014 James Gonsman
Pholistoma auritum var. auritum
2019 Jennifer Mo
Pholistoma auritum var. auritum
2014 Keir Morse

Pinus muricata    Bishop pine,  Bull pine,  Prickle cone pine
native
Tree

PINACEAE

Pinus muricata
2004 Charles E. Jones
Pinus muricata
2019 Susan McDougall
Pinus muricata
2019 Susan McDougall

Plantago lanceolata    English plantain,  Narrow leaved plantain,  Ribgrass
invasive non-native
Perennial herb

PLANTAGINACEAE

Plantago lanceolata
2017 Gary McDonald
Plantago lanceolata
2007 Neal Kramer
Plantago lanceolata
2019 Diane Etchison

Plantago major    Common plantain
non-native
Perennial herb

PLANTAGINACEAE

Plantago major
2009 Barry Breckling
Plantago major
2013 Debra L. Cook
Plantago major
2015 Zoya Akulova

Platanus racemosa    California sycamore,  Western sycamore
native
Tree

PLATANACEAE

Platanus racemosa
2012 Neal Kramer
Platanus racemosa
2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Platanus racemosa
2019 Rachelle Gray

Poa annua    Annual blue grass,  Annual bluegrass
non-native
Annual grass

POACEAE

Poa annua
2004 Carol W. Witham
Poa annua
2010 Neal Kramer
Poa annua
2011 Ryan Batten

Poa howellii    Howell's blue grass,  Howell's bluegrass
native
Annual grass

POACEAE

Poa howellii
2011 Christopher Bronny
Poa howellii
2018 Ken Hickman
Poa howellii
2019 John Rawlings

Polycarpon tetraphyllum    Four leaved all seed,  Four leaved allseed,  Four leaved polycarp
non-native
Annual herb

CARYOPHYLLACEAE

Polycarpon tetraphyllum
2010 Margo Bors
Polycarpon tetraphyllum
2019 Kristin Sabo
Polycarpon tetraphyllum
2019 Kristin Sabo

Polygonum aviculare    Prostrate knotweed
non-native
Annual, Perennial herb

POLYGONACEAE

Polygonum aviculare
2016 John Doyen
Polygonum aviculare
2008 Keir Morse
Polygonum aviculare
2010 Lee Dittmann

Polypodium californicum    California polypody
native
Fern

POLYPODIACEAE

Polypodium californicum
2013 Neal Kramer
Polypodium californicum
2018 Chico Hiking Association
Polypodium californicum
2015 Keir Morse

Polypodium calirhiza    Acrid fern,  Licorice fern,  Nested polypody
native
Fern

POLYPODIACEAE

Polypodium calirhiza
2008 Keir Morse
Polypodium calirhiza
2018 David popp
Polypodium calirhiza
2018 Cynthia Powell

Polypogon interruptus    Ditch beard grass,  Ditch rabbitsfoot grass
non-native
Perennial grass

POACEAE

Polypogon interruptus
2002 Dean Wm. Taylor
Polypogon interruptus
2009 Zoya Akulova
Polypogon interruptus
2017 Ron Vanderhoff

Polystichum munitum    Western sword fern,  Western swordfern
native
Fern

DRYOPTERIDACEAE

Polystichum munitum
2008 Matt Below
Polystichum munitum
Gerald and Buff Corsi 2007 California Academy of Sciences
Polystichum munitum
2008 Keir Morse

Populus fremontii ssp. fremontii    Fremont cottonwood
native
Tree

SALICACEAE

Populus fremontii ssp. fremontii
2003 Michael Charters
Populus fremontii ssp. fremontii
2020 Susan McDougall
Populus fremontii ssp. fremontii
2020 Susan McDougall

Populus trichocarpa    Black cottonwood
native
Tree

SALICACEAE

Populus trichocarpa
2012 Zoya Akulova
Populus trichocarpa
2014 Ron Vanderhoff
Populus trichocarpa
2020 Susan McDougall

Prunus ilicifolia ssp. ilicifolia    Holly leaf cherry,  Hollyleaf cherry
native
Tree, Shrub

ROSACEAE

Prunus ilicifolia ssp. ilicifolia
2012 Gary McDonald
Prunus ilicifolia ssp. ilicifolia
2002 Charles E. Jones
Prunus ilicifolia ssp. ilicifolia
2010 Neal Kramer

Pseudognaphalium californicum    Ladies' tobacco
native
Annual, Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Pseudognaphalium californicum
2017 Gary McDonald
Pseudognaphalium californicum
2017 Gary McDonald
Pseudognaphalium californicum
2020 Susan McDougall

Pseudognaphalium stramineum    Cottonbatting plant
native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Pseudognaphalium stramineum
2020 Ryan Carle
Pseudognaphalium stramineum
2017 Diane Etchison
Pseudognaphalium stramineum
2009 Neal Kramer

Pteridium aquilinum var. pubescens    Hairy brackenfern,  Western bracken fern
native
Fern

DENNSTAEDTIACEAE

Pteridium aquilinum var. pubescens
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Pteridium aquilinum var. pubescens
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Pteridium aquilinum var. pubescens
2011 Zoya Akulova

Pterostegia drymarioides    Fairy mist,  Woodland threadstem
native
Annual herb

POLYGONACEAE

Pterostegia drymarioides
2020 Dick Rawson
Pterostegia drymarioides
2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Pterostegia drymarioides
2020 Dick Rawson

Quercus agrifolia var. agrifolia    California live oak,  Coast live oak
native
Tree

FAGACEAE

Quercus agrifolia var. agrifolia
2002 Doreen L. Smith
Quercus agrifolia var. agrifolia
2019 Susan McDougall
Quercus agrifolia var. agrifolia
2020 Susan McDougall

Rafinesquia californica    California chicory,  California plumseed
native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Rafinesquia californica
2017 Amy Rapport
Rafinesquia californica
2018 Adam Chasey
Rafinesquia californica
2020 stephen rosenthal

Rhamnus crocea    Redberry buckthorn
native
Shrub

RHAMNACEAE

Rhamnus crocea
2003 Charles E. Jones
Rhamnus crocea
2020 Bryant Baker
Rhamnus crocea
2019 Diane Etchison

Ribes sanguineum var. glutinosum    Blood currant,  Flowering currant,  Pink flowering currant
native
Shrub

GROSSULARIACEAE

Ribes sanguineum var. glutinosum
2020 Talila Golan
Ribes sanguineum var. glutinosum
2018 Hunter Breck
Ribes sanguineum var. glutinosum
2020 Susan McDougall

Ribes speciosum    Fuchsia flowered gooseberry,  Fuchsiaflower gooseberry
native
Shrub

GROSSULARIACEAE

Ribes speciosum
2004 Christopher L. Christie
Ribes speciosum
2020 Kathryn Cehrs
Ribes speciosum
2018 Mary Conway

Rosa californica    California wild rose,  California wildrose
native
Shrub

ROSACEAE

Rosa californica
Geoff Burleigh
Rosa californica
2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Rosa californica
2018 Ron Vanderhoff

Rubus parviflorus    Western thimbleberry
native
Vine, Shrub

ROSACEAE

Rubus parviflorus
2018 Chico Hiking Association
Rubus parviflorus
2020 Mary Sue Ittner
Rubus parviflorus
2019 Patrick Furtado

Rubus ursinus    California blackberry,  Pacific blackberry
native
Vine, Shrub

ROSACEAE

Rubus ursinus
2008 Keir Morse
Rubus ursinus
2008 Keir Morse
Rubus ursinus
2007 Neal Kramer

Rumex conglomeratus    Clustered dock,  Green dock
non-native
Perennial herb

POLYGONACEAE

Rumex conglomeratus
2013 Robert Steers/NPS
Rumex conglomeratus
2010 Phil Pullen
Rumex conglomeratus
2008 Keir Morse

Rumex crispus    Curly dock,  Curly leaved dock,  Rhubarb
invasive non-native
Perennial herb

POLYGONACEAE

Rumex crispus
2018 Tim Lewis
Rumex crispus
2019 Diane Etchison
Rumex crispus
2018 b potts

Rumex salicifolius var. salicifolius    Willow dock,  Willow leaved dock
native
Perennial herb

POLYGONACEAE

Rumex salicifolius var. salicifolius
2019 Diane Etchison
Rumex salicifolius var. salicifolius
2019 Diane Etchison
Rumex salicifolius var. salicifolius
2019 Diane Etchison

Salix lasiolepis    Arroyo willow
native
Tree, Shrub

SALICACEAE

Salix lasiolepis
2008 Keir Morse
Salix lasiolepis
2012 Zoya Akulova
Salix lasiolepis
2016 Zoya Akulova

Salvia mellifera    Black sage
native
Shrub

LAMIACEAE

Salvia mellifera
2019 Diane Etchison
Salvia mellifera
2009 Keir Morse
Salvia mellifera
2020 David Greenberger

Salvia spathacea    Hummingbird sage
native
Perennial herb

LAMIACEAE

Salvia spathacea
2020 David Wolfson
Salvia spathacea
2020 Abby Nichols
Salvia spathacea
2020 Ron Vanderhoff

Sambucus nigra ssp. caerulea    Blue elderberry
native
Shrub

ADOXACEAE

Sambucus nigra ssp. caerulea
2019 Bryant Baker
Sambucus nigra ssp. caerulea
2018 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Sambucus nigra ssp. caerulea
2019 Michael Morrison

Sanicula crassicaulis    Gamble weed,  Pacific blacksnakeroot,  Pacific sanicle
native
Perennial herb

APIACEAE

Sanicula crassicaulis
2020 Ryan Carle
Sanicula crassicaulis
2020 R.A. Chasey
Sanicula crassicaulis
2008 Steven Perry

Scrophularia californica ssp. californica    California bee plant,  California figwort
native
Perennial herb

SCROPHULARIACEAE

Scrophularia californica ssp. californica
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Scrophularia californica ssp. californica
2018 Stacie Wolny
Scrophularia californica ssp. californica
2019 Cynthia Powell

Silybum marianum    Blessed milkthistle,  Milk thistle
invasive non-native
Annual, Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Silybum marianum
2020 Nancy Hamlett
Silybum marianum
2009 Barry Rice
Silybum marianum
2019 Marisa Persaud

Sisymbrium officinale    Hedge mustard,  Hedgemustard
non-native
Annual herb

BRASSICACEAE

Sisymbrium officinale
2008 Keir Morse
Sisymbrium officinale
2013 Neal Kramer
Sisymbrium officinale
2006 Luigi Rignanese

Solanum douglasii    Douglas' nightshade,  Greenspot nightshade
native
Perennial herb

SOLANACEAE

Solanum douglasii
2003 Michael Charters
Solanum douglasii
2018 Debra L. Cook
Solanum douglasii
2017 Zoya Akulova

Solanum umbelliferum    Blue witch nightshade,  Bluewitch nightshade
native
Shrub

SOLANACEAE

Solanum umbelliferum
2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Solanum umbelliferum
2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Solanum umbelliferum
2020 Ryan Carle

Solidago velutina ssp. californica    California goldenrod,  Oreja de liebre
native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Solidago velutina ssp. californica
2018 Rebecca Schoenenberger
Solidago velutina ssp. californica
2017 Hilary Mills
Solidago velutina ssp. californica
2017 Hilary Mills

Sonchus asper ssp. asper    Prickly sow thistle,  Sow thistle
invasive non-native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Sonchus asper ssp. asper
2013 Debra L. Cook
Sonchus asper ssp. asper
2015 Robert Sikora
Sonchus asper ssp. asper
2019 Dean Taylor

Sonchus oleraceus    Common sow thistle,  Common sowthistle,  Sow thistle
non-native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Sonchus oleraceus
2019 Diane Etchison
Sonchus oleraceus
2015 Jesse Rorabaugh
Sonchus oleraceus
2016 Andrew Longman

Stachys bullata    California hedge nettle,  California hedgenettle,  Southern hedge nettle
native
Perennial herb

LAMIACEAE

Stachys bullata
2018 Sheila Lodge
Stachys bullata
2020 Bryant Baker
Stachys bullata
2020 Ken Lunders

Stipa miliacea var. miliacea    Smilo grass
invasive non-native
Perennial grass

POACEAE

Stipa miliacea var. miliacea
2006 Luigi Rignanese
Stipa miliacea var. miliacea
2012 Tom Schweich
Stipa miliacea var. miliacea
2009 Keir Morse

Symphoricarpos albus var. laevigatus    Common snowberry,  Upright snowberry
native
Shrub

CAPRIFOLIACEAE

Symphoricarpos albus var. laevigatus
2015 Robert Sikora
Symphoricarpos albus var. laevigatus
2018 Mary Conway
Symphoricarpos albus var. laevigatus
2018 Mary Conway

Tanacetum parthenium    Feverfew
non-native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Tanacetum parthenium
2007 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Tanacetum parthenium
2011 Louis-M. Landry
Tanacetum parthenium
2014 Richard Spellenberg

Thalictrum fendleri var. fendleri    Fendler's meadow rue
native
Perennial herb

RANUNCULACEAE

Thalictrum fendleri var. fendleri
2008 Steve Matson
Thalictrum fendleri var. fendleri
2015 Barry Breckling
Thalictrum fendleri var. fendleri
2018 Adam Chasey

Torilis arvensis    Field hedge parsley,  Spreading hedgeparsley
invasive non-native
Annual herb

APIACEAE

Torilis arvensis
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Torilis arvensis
2018 Gary McDonald
Torilis arvensis
2008 Keir Morse

Toxicodendron diversilobum    Poison oak,  Poisonoak
native
Vine, Shrub

ANACARDIACEAE

Toxicodendron diversilobum
2008 Gary McDonald
Toxicodendron diversilobum
2019 Randy Huey
Toxicodendron diversilobum
2008 Zoya Akulova

Trifolium ciliolatum    Foothill clover,  Tree clover
native
Annual herb

FABACEAE

Trifolium ciliolatum
2020 Diane Etchison
Trifolium ciliolatum
2019 Rachelle Gray
Trifolium ciliolatum
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Trifolium microcephalum    Hairy clover,  Maiden clover,  Small headed clover
native
Annual herb

FABACEAE

Trifolium microcephalum
2005 Steve Matson
Trifolium microcephalum
2008 Neal Kramer
Trifolium microcephalum
2018 Zoya Akulova

Trifolium willdenovii    Tomcat clover
native
Annual herb

FABACEAE

Trifolium willdenovii
2025 Kim Cabrera
Trifolium willdenovii
2018 Stacie Wolny
Trifolium willdenovii
2020 Ron Vanderhoff

Umbellularia californica    Bay laurel,  California bay,  California laurel, bay tree
native
Tree

LAURACEAE

Umbellularia californica
2015 Diane Etchison
Umbellularia californica
2003 Michael Charters
Umbellularia californica
2018 David popp

Urtica dioica ssp. holosericea    Giant creek nettle,  Hoary nettle,  Mountain nettle
native
Perennial herb

URTICACEAE

Urtica dioica ssp. holosericea
2017 Ron Vanderhoff
Urtica dioica ssp. holosericea
2019 Bonnie Nickel
Urtica dioica ssp. holosericea
2013 Neal Kramer

Vaccinium ovatum    California huckleberry,  Evergreen huckleberry
native
Shrub

ERICACEAE

Vaccinium ovatum
2017 James Gonsman
Vaccinium ovatum
2020 Susan McDougall
Vaccinium ovatum
2020 Kim Cabrera

Vicia gigantea    Giant vetch
native
Perennial herb

FABACEAE

Vicia gigantea
2013 James Gonsman
Vicia gigantea
2019 Cynthia Powell
Vicia gigantea
2006 Steve Matson

Vicia sativa ssp. sativa    Garden vetch,  Pubescent common vetch,  Spring vetch
non-native
Annual herb, Vine

FABACEAE

Vicia sativa ssp. sativa
2009 Neal Kramer
Vicia sativa ssp. sativa
2009 Barry Breckling
Vicia sativa ssp. sativa
2019 Matt Berger

Vinca major    Bigleaf periwinkle,  Greater periwinkle,  Vinca
invasive non-native
Perennial herb

APOCYNACEAE

Vinca major
2009 Barry Rice
Vinca major
2020 Julie A. Kierstead
Vinca major
2020 Julie A. Kierstead

Vitis vinifera    Cultivated grape,  Wine grape
non-native
Vine, Shrub

VITACEAE

Vitis vinifera
2005 Luigi Rignanese
Vitis vinifera
2005 Joseph Dougherty/ecology.org
Vitis vinifera
2006 Luigi Rignanese

Woodwardia fimbriata    Chain fern,  Giant chain fern,  Giant chainfern
native
Fern

BLECHNACEAE

Woodwardia fimbriata
2009 John W. Wall
Woodwardia fimbriata
2019 Susan McDougall
Woodwardia fimbriata
2019 Susan McDougall