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Johnson Ranch Open Space San Luis Obispo County, California

San Luis Obispo County

David Keil  / CNPS-SLO  (2019-05-25)

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253 PLANTS
Achillea millefolium    Common yarrow
native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Achillea millefolium
2017 Diane Etchison
Achillea millefolium
2019 Margot Cunningham
Achillea millefolium
2018 Gary McDonald

Achyrachaena mollis    Soft blow wives
native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Achyrachaena mollis
2015 Diane Etchison
Achyrachaena mollis
2015 Diane Etchison
Achyrachaena mollis
2019 Julie Hallett Horne

Acmispon americanus var. americanus    American bird's foot trefoil,  Spanish lotus
native
Annual herb

FABACEAE

Acmispon americanus var. americanus
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Acmispon americanus var. americanus
2019 Matt Berger
Acmispon americanus var. americanus
2017 David Wolfson

Acmispon brachycarpus    Short podded lotus
native
Annual herb

FABACEAE

Acmispon brachycarpus
2008 Keir Morse
Acmispon brachycarpus
2005 Steve Matson
Acmispon brachycarpus
2013 Jean Pawek

native
Perennial herb

FABACEAE

Acmispon glaber var. glaber
2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Acmispon glaber var. glaber
2016 Susan McDougall
Acmispon glaber var. glaber
2020 Ron Vanderhoff

native
Perennial herb

FABACEAE

Acmispon junceus var. junceus
2013 Al Keuter
Acmispon junceus var. junceus
2016 Neal Kramer
Acmispon junceus var. junceus
2006 Adonis (Don) Tate

Acmispon parviflorus    Hill lotus
native
Annual herb

FABACEAE

Acmispon parviflorus
2019 Chico Hiking Association
Acmispon parviflorus
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Acmispon parviflorus
2019 Chico Hiking Association

Acmispon wrangelianus    Chilean trefoil
native
Annual herb

FABACEAE

Acmispon wrangelianus
2018 Gary McDonald
Acmispon wrangelianus
2018 Gary McDonald
Acmispon wrangelianus
2018 Gary McDonald

Acourtia microcephala    Sacapellote
native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Acourtia microcephala
2013 Keir Morse
Acourtia microcephala
2014 Diane Etchison
Acourtia microcephala
2013 Keir Morse

native
Tree, Shrub

ROSACEAE

Adenostoma fasciculatum var. fasciculatum
2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Adenostoma fasciculatum var. fasciculatum
2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Adenostoma fasciculatum var. fasciculatum
2019 Gary McDonald

Adiantum capillus-veneris    Common maidenhair fern,  Southern maiden hair,  Venus hair
native
Fern

PTERIDACEAE

Adiantum capillus-veneris
2006 Trent M. Draper
Adiantum capillus-veneris
2012 Ron Wolf
Adiantum capillus-veneris
2020 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

Allium haematochiton    Red skinned onion,  Redskin onion
native
Perennial herb (bulb)

ALLIACEAE

Allium haematochiton
Geoff Burleigh
Allium haematochiton
2016 Ron Vanderhoff
Allium haematochiton
2018 Ron Vanderhoff

Ambrosia psilostachya    Ragweed,  Western ragweed
native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Ambrosia psilostachya
2014 Richard Spellenberg
Ambrosia psilostachya
2011 Aaron Arthur
Ambrosia psilostachya
2011 Aaron Arthur

Amsinckia menziesii    Menzies' fiddleneck,  Small flowered fiddleneck
native
Annual herb

BORAGINACEAE

Amsinckia menziesii
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Amsinckia menziesii
2018 Gary McDonald
Amsinckia menziesii
2015 Jesse Rorabaugh

Anthemis cotula    Dog fennel,  Mayweed, dog fennel,  Stinking chamomile
invasive non-native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Anthemis cotula
2007 Neal Kramer
Anthemis cotula
2019 Dave Beller
Anthemis cotula
2017 Diane Etchison

Aquilegia eximia    Serpentine columbine,  Sticky columbine,  Van Houtte's columbine
native
Perennial herb

RANUNCULACEAE

Aquilegia eximia
2018 Stacie Wolny
Aquilegia eximia
2010 Tony Morosco
Aquilegia eximia
2020 Paul Aigner

Aristida adscensionis    Six weeks three awn,  Sixweeks threeawn
native
Annual grass

POACEAE

Aristida adscensionis
2006 James M. Andre
Aristida adscensionis
2006 Trent M. Draper
Aristida adscensionis
2012 Neal Kramer

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

Asclepias fascicularis    Mexican whorled milkweed,  Narrow leaf milkweed
native
Perennial herb

APOCYNACEAE

Asclepias fascicularis
2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Asclepias fascicularis
2017 Gary McDonald
Asclepias fascicularis
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Astragalus gambelianus    Dwarf loco weed,  Gambel's dwarf milk vetch,  Gambel's locoweed
native
Annual herb

FABACEAE

Astragalus gambelianus
2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Astragalus gambelianus
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Astragalus gambelianus
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

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

Baccharis salicifolia    Mule fat., seep willow,  Mule's fat,  Mulefat
native
Shrub

ASTERACEAE

Baccharis salicifolia
2009 Neal Kramer
Baccharis salicifolia
2015 Jesse Rorabaugh
Baccharis salicifolia
2018 Ron Vanderhoff

Bloomeria crocea var. crocea    Common goldenstar
native
Perennial herb

THEMIDACEAE

Bloomeria crocea var. crocea
2019 Michael Mitchell
Bloomeria crocea var. crocea
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Bloomeria crocea var. crocea
2017 Aaron Echols

Brachypodium hybridum   


Brassica nigra    Black mustard
invasive non-native
Annual herb

BRASSICACEAE

Brassica nigra
2011 Jorg & Mimi Fleige
Brassica nigra
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Brassica nigra
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Brassica rapa    Common mustard,  Field mustard,  Rape mustard
invasive non-native
Annual herb

BRASSICACEAE

Brassica rapa
2017 Cynthia Powell
Brassica rapa
2008 Neal Kramer
Brassica rapa
2018 Angelique Herman

Brickellia californica    Brickell bush,  California brickellbush,  California brickellia
native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Brickellia californica
2017 Stephen Rosenthal
Brickellia californica
2018 Diane Etchison
Brickellia californica
2005 James M. Andre

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

native
Perennial herb

THEMIDACEAE

Brodiaea terrestris ssp. terrestris
2004 Carol W. Witham
Brodiaea terrestris ssp. terrestris
2001 Bart and Susan Eisenberg
Brodiaea terrestris ssp. terrestris
2015 John Doyen

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 rubens    Foxtail brome,  Foxtail chess,  Foxtail grass
invasive non-native
Annual grass

POACEAE

Bromus rubens
2008 Thomas Stoughton
Bromus rubens
2004 Carol W. Witham
Bromus rubens
2005 Steve Matson

Calandrinia menziesii    Red maids
native
Annual herb

MONTIACEAE

Calandrinia menziesii
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Calandrinia menziesii
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Calandrinia menziesii
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Calochortus argillosus    Clay mariposa lily
native
Perennial herb (bulb)

LILIACEAE

Calochortus argillosus
2018 Gary McDonald
Calochortus argillosus
2018 Gary McDonald
Calochortus argillosus
2016 Daniel Neal

Calochortus clavatus var. clavatus    Club haired mariposa lily,  Clubhair mariposa lily
native
Perennial herb (bulb)

LILIACEAE

Calochortus clavatus var. clavatus
2020 David Wolfson
Calochortus clavatus var. clavatus
2011 Chris Winchell
Calochortus clavatus var. clavatus
2019 Marisa Persaud

Calochortus obispoensis    San luis mariposa lily
native
Perennial herb (bulb)

LILIACEAE

Calochortus obispoensis
2016 Daniel Neal
Calochortus obispoensis
2018 Margarita Orlova
Calochortus obispoensis
2015 David Wolfson

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

Calystegia subacaulis ssp. episcopalis    Cambria morning glory,  San luis obispo county morning glory
native
Perennial herb (rhizomatous)

CONVOLVULACEAE

Calystegia subacaulis ssp. episcopalis
2020 David Wolfson
Calystegia subacaulis ssp. episcopalis
2011 Aaron E. Sims
Calystegia subacaulis ssp. episcopalis
2003 Yulan Tong

Capsella bursa-pastoris    Shepherd's purse
non-native
Annual herb

BRASSICACEAE

Capsella bursa-pastoris
2007 Carol W. Witham
Capsella bursa-pastoris
2019 Cynthia Powell
Capsella bursa-pastoris
2019 Cynthia Powell

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 spissa    San diego sedge
native
Perennial grasslike herb

CYPERACEAE

Carex spissa
2009 Zoya Akulova
Carex spissa
2019 Susan McDougall
Carex spissa
2016 Susan McDougall

Castilleja densiflora ssp. obispoensis    Obispo indian paintbrush,  San luis obispo owl's clover
native
Annual herb

OROBANCHACEAE

Castilleja densiflora ssp. obispoensis
2011 CNPS, San Luis Obispo Chapter
Castilleja densiflora ssp. obispoensis
2011 Chris Winchell

native
Shrub

RHAMNACEAE

Ceanothus cuneatus var. ramulosus
2019 Susan McDougall
Ceanothus cuneatus var. ramulosus
2014 Robert Sikora
Ceanothus cuneatus var. ramulosus
2019 Susan McDougall

Centaurea calcitrapa    Purple star thistle,  Red star thistle
invasive non-native
Annual, Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Centaurea calcitrapa
2005 Luigi Rignanese
Centaurea calcitrapa
2019 MCOSD EDRR
Centaurea calcitrapa
2008 Jennifer Buck

Centaurea melitensis    Maltese star thistle,  Napa star thistle,  Tocalote
invasive non-native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Centaurea melitensis
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Centaurea melitensis
2012 Gary McDonald
Centaurea melitensis
2019 Arlee Montalvo

Centromadia parryi ssp. congdonii    Congdon's tarplant
native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Centromadia parryi ssp. congdonii
2008 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
Centromadia parryi ssp. congdonii
2014 John Doyen
Centromadia parryi ssp. congdonii
2005 Erin McDermott

Cercocarpus betuloides var. betuloides    Birch leaf mountain mahogany
native
Tree, Shrub

ROSACEAE

Cercocarpus betuloides var. betuloides
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Cercocarpus betuloides var. betuloides
2012 Gary McDonald
Cercocarpus betuloides var. betuloides
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. pomeridianum    Common soaproot,  Wavyleaf soap plant
native
Perennial herb

AGAVACEAE

Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. pomeridianum
2015 Sharon King & Randy Aeschliman
Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. pomeridianum
2003 George Jackson
Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. pomeridianum
2018 Karen Scheuermann

Chondrilla juncea    Hogbite,  Skeleton weed
invasive non-native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Chondrilla juncea
2019 Aaron Echols
Chondrilla juncea
2017 Amanda Weiss
Chondrilla juncea
2015 John L. Thompson

Chorizanthe breweri    Brewer's spineflower,  San luis obispo spineflower
native
Annual herb

POLYGONACEAE

Chorizanthe breweri
2016 Aaron Schusteff
Chorizanthe breweri
2008 Aaron Schusteff
Chorizanthe breweri
2016 Aaron Schusteff

Chorizanthe palmeri    Palmer's spineflower
native
Annual herb

POLYGONACEAE

Chorizanthe palmeri
2014 John Doyen
Chorizanthe palmeri
2011 Chris Winchell
Chorizanthe palmeri
2013 John Doyen

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

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

Collinsia heterophylla    Purple chinese houses
native
Annual herb

PLANTAGINACEAE

Collinsia heterophylla
2019 Jacob Smith
Collinsia heterophylla
2019 David Greenberger
Collinsia heterophylla
2019 Jacob Smith

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

Convolvulus arvensis    Field bindweed,  Orchard morningglory
invasive non-native
Perennial herb, Vine

CONVOLVULACEAE

Convolvulus arvensis
2005 Steve Matson
Convolvulus arvensis
2018 Troy Dean Torres
Convolvulus arvensis
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Corethrogyne filaginifolia    Common sandaster
native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Corethrogyne filaginifolia
2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Corethrogyne filaginifolia
2019 Bonnie Nickel
Corethrogyne filaginifolia
2019 stephen rosenthal

Cotula australis    Australian brass buttons,  Australian cotula,  Australian waterbuttons
non-native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Cotula australis
2011 Neal Kramer
Cotula australis
2014 Keir Morse
Cotula australis
2011 Neal Kramer

Crassula connata    Pigmy weed,  Sand pygmy weed,  Sand pygmyweed
native
Annual herb

CRASSULACEAE

Crassula connata
2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Crassula connata
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Crassula connata
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Croton setiger    Turkey-mullein
native
Annual herb

EUPHORBIACEAE

Croton setiger
2018 Rachelle Gray
Croton setiger
2019 Robin Street-Morris
Croton setiger
2014 Richard Chasey

Cryptantha clevelandii var. florosa    Coastal cryptantha
native
Annual herb

BORAGINACEAE

Cryptantha clevelandii var. florosa
2011 Steve Matson
Cryptantha clevelandii var. florosa
2020 Ryan Carle
Cryptantha clevelandii var. florosa
2011 Steve Matson

Cynodon dactylon    Bermuda grass,  Bermudagrass
invasive non-native
Perennial grass

POACEAE

Cynodon dactylon
2008 Keir Morse
Cynodon dactylon
2008 Keir Morse
Cynodon dactylon
2008 Zoya Akulova

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

Cyperus involucratus    Umbrella plant,  Unbrella plant
non-native
Perennial grasslike herb

CYPERACEAE

Cyperus involucratus
2018 Rachelle Gray
Cyperus involucratus
2010 Moorea Biocode
Cyperus involucratus
2018 Rachelle Gray

Daucus pusillus    American wild carrot,  Rattlesnake weed
native
Annual herb

APIACEAE

Daucus pusillus
2019 Diane Etchison
Daucus pusillus
2014 Gary McDonald
Daucus pusillus
2014 Gary McDonald

Deinandra fasciculata    Clustered tarweed
native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Deinandra fasciculata
2013 Keir Morse
Deinandra fasciculata
2003 Michael Charters
Deinandra fasciculata
2017 Steve Matson

Delphinium parryi ssp. parryi    Parry's larkspur,  San bernardino larkspur
native
Perennial herb

RANUNCULACEAE

Delphinium parryi ssp. parryi
2018 Gary McDonald
Delphinium parryi ssp. parryi
2018 Gary McDonald
Delphinium parryi ssp. parryi
2009 Barry Breckling

Diplacus aurantiacus var. aurantiacus    Sticky monkeyflower
native
Shrub

PHRYMACEAE

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

Dipsacus sativus    Fuller's teasel,  Indian teasel
invasive non-native
Biennial herb

DIPSACACEAE

Dipsacus sativus
2019 Thomas Reyes
Dipsacus sativus
2018 Angelique Herman
Dipsacus sativus
2009 Barry Breckling

Dipterostemon capitatus ssp. capitatus   


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 abramsii ssp. murina    San Luis Obispo dudleya
native
Perennial herb

CRASSULACEAE

Dudleya abramsii ssp. murina
2012 Terrence Gosliner
Dudleya abramsii ssp. murina
2019 David Greenberger
Dudleya abramsii ssp. murina
2011 Chris Winchell

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

Eleocharis macrostachya    Common spikerush,  Creeping spike rush,  Pale spikerush
native
Perennial grasslike herb

CYPERACEAE

Eleocharis macrostachya
2004 Carol W. Witham
Eleocharis macrostachya
2001 John Game
Eleocharis macrostachya
2019 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

Elymus multisetus    Big squirreltail grass
native
Perennial grass

POACEAE

Elymus multisetus
2006 Tom Annese
Elymus multisetus
2016 Ron Vanderhoff
Elymus multisetus
2006 Tom Annese

Elymus triticoides    Beardless wild rye
native
Perennial grass

POACEAE

Elymus triticoides
2018 Rachelle Gray
Elymus triticoides
2018 Rachelle Gray
Elymus triticoides
2018 Ron Vanderhoff

Epilobium brachycarpum    Annual fireweed,  Autumn willowweed,  Panicled willow herb
native
Annual herb

ONAGRACEAE

Epilobium brachycarpum
2016 Ron Vanderhoff
Epilobium brachycarpum
2016 Keir Morse
Epilobium brachycarpum
2018 Ron Vanderhoff

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

Erigeron canadensis    Canada horseweed
native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Erigeron canadensis
2005 Luigi Rignanese
Erigeron canadensis
2018 Matthew Chaney
Erigeron canadensis
2016 John Doyen

Erigeron foliosus var. foliosus    Leafy fleabane,  Thread stemmed fleabane
native
Perennial herb, Shrub

ASTERACEAE

Erigeron foliosus var. foliosus
2011 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D.
Erigeron foliosus var. foliosus
2007 Neal Kramer
Erigeron foliosus var. foliosus
2014 Steve Matson

Eriogonum elongatum var. elongatum    Long stemmed buckwheat
native
Perennial herb

POLYGONACEAE

Eriogonum elongatum var. elongatum
2017 Ron Vanderhoff
Eriogonum elongatum var. elongatum
2019 Aaron Echols
Eriogonum elongatum var. elongatum
2009 Keir Morse

Eriogonum fasciculatum var. fasciculatum    California buckwheat,  Eastern mojave buckwheat
native
Shrub

POLYGONACEAE

Eriogonum fasciculatum var. fasciculatum
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Eriogonum fasciculatum var. fasciculatum
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Eriogonum fasciculatum var. fasciculatum
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

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

Erodium botrys    Big heron bill,  Broad leaf filaree,  Long beaked filaree
non-native
Annual herb

GERANIACEAE

Erodium botrys
2014 Bryan Derr
Erodium botrys
2012 Neal Kramer
Erodium botrys
2014 Keir Morse

Erodium cicutarium    Coastal heron's bill,  Red stemmed filaree,  Redstem stork's bill
invasive non-native
Annual herb

GERANIACEAE

Erodium cicutarium
2016 Keir Morse
Erodium cicutarium
2020 Julia Markey
Erodium cicutarium
2019 Diane Etchison

Erodium moschatum    Musky stork's bill,  White stemmed filaree,  Whitestem filaree
invasive non-native
Annual herb

GERANIACEAE

Erodium moschatum
2012 Neal Kramer
Erodium moschatum
2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Erodium moschatum
2007 Luigi Rignanese

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 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

Euphorbia spathulata    Reticulate seeded spurge,  Warty spurge
native
Annual herb

EUPHORBIACEAE

Euphorbia spathulata
2014 Neal Kramer
Euphorbia spathulata
2015 John Doyen
Euphorbia spathulata
2008 Keir Morse

Euthamia occidentalis    Western flat topped goldenrod,  Western goldenrod,  Western goldentop
native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Euthamia occidentalis
2012 Ron Vanderhoff
Euthamia occidentalis
2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Euthamia occidentalis
2008 Jennifer Buck

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 microstachys    Small fescue
native
Annual grass

POACEAE

Festuca microstachys
2008 Keir Morse
Festuca microstachys
2004 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
Festuca microstachys
2011 Steve Matson

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

Festuca perennis    Italian rye grass
invasive non-native
Annual, Perennial grass

POACEAE

Festuca perennis
2004 Carol W. Witham
Festuca perennis
2018 MCOSD EDRR
Festuca perennis
2003 James B. Gratiot

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

Fritillaria biflora var. biflora    Chocolate lily
native
Perennial herb (bulb)

LILIACEAE

Fritillaria biflora var. biflora
2008 Andrew Borcher
Fritillaria biflora var. biflora
2020 David Greenberger
Fritillaria biflora var. biflora
2018 Michael Mitchell

Fumaria capreolata    White ramping fumitory
non-native
Perennial herb

PAPAVERACEAE

Fumaria capreolata
2014 Barry Breckling
Fumaria capreolata
2020 Eric Wrubel
Fumaria capreolata
2009 Neal Kramer

Galium andrewsii    Needlemat galium,  Phlox leaved bedstraw,  Phloxleaf bedstraw
native
Perennial herb

RUBIACEAE

Galium andrewsii
2018 Gary McDonald
Galium andrewsii
2019 Marisa Persaud
Galium andrewsii
2012 Gary McDonald

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. californicum    California bedstraw
native
Perennial herb

RUBIACEAE

Galium californicum ssp. californicum
2018 Ken Hickman
Galium californicum ssp. californicum
2017 Ken Hickman
Galium californicum ssp. californicum
2015 James Gonsman

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

Gastridium phleoides    Nit grass
non-native
Annual grass

POACEAE

Gastridium phleoides
2009 Zoya Akulova
Gastridium phleoides
2009 Neal Kramer
Gastridium phleoides
2017 Gary McDonald

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

Gilia clivorum    Many stemmed gilia,  Purple spot gilia,  Purplespot gilia
native
Annual herb

POLEMONIACEAE

Gilia clivorum
2019 Ken Hickman
Gilia clivorum
2013 Gary McDonald
Gilia clivorum
2013 Gary McDonald

Grindelia hirsutula    Gumweed,  Hairy gumweed
native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Grindelia hirsutula
2020 stephen rosenthal
Grindelia hirsutula
2015 Ken Lunders
Grindelia hirsutula
2020 R.A. Chasey

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

Helenium puberulum    Rosilla,  Sneezeweed
native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Helenium puberulum
2019 Patrick Furtado
Helenium puberulum
2015 Stephen Rosenthal
Helenium puberulum
2018 Rachelle Gray

Helminthotheca echioides    Bristly ox-tongue
invasive non-native
Annual, Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Helminthotheca echioides
2016 Hayley Ross
Helminthotheca echioides
2019 Rachelle Gray
Helminthotheca echioides
2019 Rachelle Gray

Hemizonia congesta ssp. luzulifolia    Hayfield tarweed,  Woodrush tarweed
native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Hemizonia congesta ssp. luzulifolia
2009 Barry Breckling
Hemizonia congesta ssp. luzulifolia
2007 Neal Kramer
Hemizonia congesta ssp. luzulifolia
2016 R. Adam Chasey

Hesperevax sparsiflora var. sparsiflora    Erect dwarf cudweed,  Few flowered evax
native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Hesperevax sparsiflora var. sparsiflora
2013 Robert Sikora
Hesperevax sparsiflora var. sparsiflora
2015 Keir Morse
Hesperevax sparsiflora var. sparsiflora
2013 Jake Ruygt

Hesperoyucca whipplei    Chaparral yucca
native
Shrub

AGAVACEAE

Hesperoyucca whipplei
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Hesperoyucca whipplei
2020 Julia Markey
Hesperoyucca whipplei
Geoff Burleigh

Heteromeles arbutifolia    Christmas berry,  Toyon
native
Shrub

ROSACEAE

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

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 marinum subsp gussoneanum   


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

Hypochaeris glabra    Smooth cat's ear
invasive non-native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Hypochaeris glabra
2005 Steve Matson
Hypochaeris glabra
2005 Steve Matson
Hypochaeris glabra
2005 Steve Matson

native
Annual grasslike herb

JUNCACEAE

Juncus bufonius var. bufonius
2004 James M. Andre
Juncus bufonius var. bufonius
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Juncus bufonius var. bufonius
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Juncus patens    Common rush,  Spreading rush
native
Perennial grasslike herb

JUNCACEAE

Juncus patens
2008 Neal Kramer
Juncus patens
2014 Mike Wood
Juncus patens
2007 Neal Kramer

Juncus phaeocephalus var. paniculatus    Brown headed rush,  Brownhead rush,  Spreading brown headed rush
native
Perennial grasslike herb

JUNCACEAE

Juncus phaeocephalus var. paniculatus
2009 Keir Morse
Juncus phaeocephalus var. paniculatus
2010 Aaron Arthur
Juncus phaeocephalus var. paniculatus
2009 Keir Morse

Juncus phaeocephalus var. phaeocephalus    Brown headed rush,  Brownhead rush
native
Perennial grasslike herb

JUNCACEAE

Juncus phaeocephalus var. phaeocephalus
2019 Dee Shea Himes
Juncus phaeocephalus var. phaeocephalus
2007 Neal Kramer
Juncus phaeocephalus var. phaeocephalus
2009 Keir Morse

Koeleria macrantha    June grass,  Prairie junegrass
native
Perennial grass

POACEAE

Koeleria macrantha
2003 Bart and Susan Eisenberg
Koeleria macrantha
2011 RT Hawke
Koeleria macrantha
2020 Julie A. Kierstead

Lactuca saligna    Narrow leaved wild lettuce,  Willow lettuce,  Willowleaf lettuce
non-native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Lactuca saligna
2019 David popp
Lactuca saligna
2012 Vernon Smith
Lactuca saligna
2008 Jorg Fleige

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

Lamarckia aurea    Goldentop grass
non-native
Annual grass

POACEAE

Lamarckia aurea
2006 Luigi Rignanese
Lamarckia aurea
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Lamarckia aurea
2007 Neal Kramer

Lasthenia gracilis    Needle goldfields
native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Lasthenia gracilis
2014 Keir Morse
Lasthenia gracilis
2010 Barry Breckling
Lasthenia gracilis
2017 John Doyen

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

Lepidium draba    Whitetop
invasive non-native
Perennial herb

BRASSICACEAE

Lepidium draba
2007 Luigi Rignanese
Lepidium draba
2012 Ramona Robison
Lepidium draba
2018 John Doyen

Lepidium nitidum    Peppergrass,  Shining pepper grass,  Shining pepperweed
native
Annual herb

BRASSICACEAE

Lepidium nitidum
2020 Linda Pardy
Lepidium nitidum
2019 Gary McDonald
Lepidium nitidum
2016 Steve Matson

Lepidium strictum    Peppergrass,  Prostrate pepper grass,  Upright pepperweed
native
Annual herb

BRASSICACEAE

Lepidium strictum
2019 Neal Kramer
Lepidium strictum
2019 Neal Kramer
Lepidium strictum
2008 Keir Morse

Logfia filaginoides    California cottonrose
native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Logfia filaginoides
2017 Robert Steers
Logfia filaginoides
2019 Matt Berger
Logfia filaginoides
2015 Diane Etchison

Logfia gallica    Narrowleaf cottonrose
non-native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Logfia gallica
2013 Keir Morse
Logfia gallica
2013 Keir Morse
Logfia gallica
2017 Barbara Boethling

Lomatium caruifolium var. caruifolium    Alkali desertparsley,  Caraway leaved lomatium
native
Perennial herb

APIACEAE

Lomatium caruifolium var. caruifolium
2014 Steve Matson
Lomatium caruifolium var. caruifolium
2014 Steve Matson
Lomatium caruifolium var. caruifolium
2014 Steve Matson

Lomatium dasycarpum ssp. dasycarpum    Woolly fruited lomatium,  Woollyfruit desertparsley
native
Perennial herb

APIACEAE

Lomatium dasycarpum ssp. dasycarpum
2008 Keir Morse
Lomatium dasycarpum ssp. dasycarpum
2018 Gary McDonald
Lomatium dasycarpum ssp. dasycarpum
2020 Matt Berger

Lomatium utriculatum    Bladder parsnip,  Common lomatium,  Hog fennel
native
Perennial herb

APIACEAE

Lomatium utriculatum
2007 Lynn Watson
Lomatium utriculatum
2015 Debra L. Cook
Lomatium utriculatum
2015 James Gonsman

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

FABACEAE

Lupinus bicolor
2019 Gary McDonald
Lupinus bicolor
2018 Stacie Wolny
Lupinus bicolor
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Lupinus microcarpus var. densiflorus    Chick lupine,  Dense flowered platycarpos,  Whitewhorl lupine
native
Annual herb

FABACEAE

Lupinus microcarpus var. densiflorus
2018 Eliezer Margolis
Lupinus microcarpus var. densiflorus
2007 Neal Kramer
Lupinus microcarpus var. densiflorus
2005 Brent Miller

Lupinus nanus    Sky lupine
native
Annual herb

FABACEAE

Lupinus nanus
2019 Phyllis Fitzsimons
Lupinus nanus
2019 Mary Conway
Lupinus nanus
2019 Phyllis Fitzsimons

Lupinus succulentus    Arroyo lupine,  Hollowleaf annual lupine,  Succulent lupine
native
Annual herb

FABACEAE

Lupinus succulentus
2018 Stacie Wolny
Lupinus succulentus
2018 Stacie Wolny
Lupinus succulentus
2009 Barry Rice

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

Lythrum hyssopifolia    Hyssop loosestrife
invasive non-native
Annual, Perennial herb

LYTHRACEAE

Lythrum hyssopifolia
2019 Jennifer Mo
Lythrum hyssopifolia
2016 Andrew Longman
Lythrum hyssopifolia
2016 Andrew Longman

Madia gracilis    Grassy tarweed,  Gumweed madia,  Slender tarweed
native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Madia gracilis
2015 Debra L. Cook
Madia gracilis
2020 Paul Aigner
Madia gracilis
2016 John Doyen

Madia sativa    Chile tarweed,  Coast tarweed,  Coastal tarweed
native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Madia sativa
2013 Ron Vanderhoff
Madia sativa
2008 Keir Morse
Madia sativa
2011 Neal Kramer

Malva nicaeensis    Bull mallow
non-native
Annual herb

MALVACEAE

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

Malva parviflora    Cheeseweed mallow
non-native
Annual herb

MALVACEAE

Malva parviflora
2019 Sean Carey
Malva parviflora
2012 Neal Kramer
Malva parviflora
2015 Jesse Rorabaugh

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

Matricaria discoidea    Pineapple weed
native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Matricaria discoidea
2019 Diane Etchison
Matricaria discoidea
2019 Chico Hiking Association
Matricaria discoidea
2008 Thomas Stoughton

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

Micropus californicus var. californicus    Q tips,  Slender cottonweed
native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Micropus californicus var. californicus
2015 Richard Spellenberg
Micropus californicus var. californicus
2012 Neal Kramer
Micropus californicus var. californicus
2020 Matt Berger

Microseris douglasii ssp. tenella    Douglas' silverpuffs,  Short scaled microseris
native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Microseris douglasii ssp. tenella
2011 Zoya Akulova
Microseris douglasii ssp. tenella
2004 Carol W. Witham
Microseris douglasii ssp. tenella
2004 Carol W. Witham

Mimetanthe pilosa    Snouted monkey flower
native
Annual herb

PHRYMACEAE

Mimetanthe pilosa
2019 Matt Berger
Mimetanthe pilosa
2020 Belinda Lo
Mimetanthe pilosa
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Muhlenbergia microsperma    Annual muhly,  Littleseed muhly
native
Annual grass

POACEAE

Muhlenbergia microsperma
2010 Gary A. Monroe
Muhlenbergia microsperma
2012 Neal Kramer
Muhlenbergia microsperma
2010 Gary A. Monroe

Nicotiana glauca    Tree tobacco
invasive non-native
Tree, Shrub

SOLANACEAE

Nicotiana glauca
2017 Steve Matson
Nicotiana glauca
2009 Keir Morse
Nicotiana glauca
2018 Nicole Leatherman

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

Pellaea andromedifolia    Coffee cliffbrake,  Coffee fern
native
Fern

PTERIDACEAE

Pellaea andromedifolia
2015 James Gonsman
Pellaea andromedifolia
2008 Keir Morse
Pellaea andromedifolia
2018 Gary McDonald

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 imbricata ssp. imbricata    Imbricate phacelia
native
Perennial herb

BORAGINACEAE

Phacelia imbricata ssp. imbricata
2008 Neal Kramer
Phacelia imbricata ssp. imbricata
2020 R.A. Chasey
Phacelia imbricata ssp. imbricata
2014 James Gonsman

Phacelia malvifolia    Stinging phacelia
native
Annual herb

BORAGINACEAE

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

Phalaris aquatica    Bulbous canarygrass,  Harding grass
invasive non-native
Perennial grass

POACEAE

Phalaris aquatica
2019 James Bailey
Phalaris aquatica
2019 James Bailey
Phalaris aquatica
2017 James Bailey

Phalaris paradoxa    Hood canarygrass
non-native
Annual grass

POACEAE

Phalaris paradoxa
2004 Carol W. Witham
Phalaris paradoxa
2007 Luigi Rignanese
Phalaris paradoxa
2007 Luigi Rignanese

native
Shrub (parasitic)

VISCACEAE

Phoradendron villosum ssp. villosum
2013 Jorg & Mimi Fleige
Phoradendron villosum ssp. villosum
2018 Susan McDougal
Phoradendron villosum ssp. villosum
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Plagiobothrys nothofulvus    Rusty haired popcorn flower,  Rusty popcorn flower,  Rusty popcornflower
native
Annual herb

BORAGINACEAE

Plagiobothrys nothofulvus
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Plagiobothrys nothofulvus
2019 Diane Etchison
Plagiobothrys nothofulvus
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Plantago erecta    California plantain,  Dotseed plantain,  Foothill plantain
native
Annual herb

PLANTAGINACEAE

Plantago erecta
2007 Carol W. Witham
Plantago erecta
2008 Margo Bors
Plantago erecta
2008 Neal Kramer

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 maritima    Alkali plantain,  Goose tongue,  Maritime plantain
native
Perennial herb

PLANTAGINACEAE

Plantago maritima
2002 Margo Bors
Plantago maritima
2014 Zoya Akulova
Plantago maritima
2009 Neal Kramer

Platanus racemosa    California sycamore,  Western sycamore
native
Tree

PLATANACEAE

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

Platystemon californicus    Cream cups,  Creamcups
native
Annual herb

PAPAVERACEAE

Platystemon californicus
2019 Matt Berger
Platystemon californicus
2018 Karen Scheuermann
Platystemon californicus
2007 Neal Kramer

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 secunda ssp. secunda    One sided blue grass,  Pine bluegrass,  Sandberg's bluegrass
native
Perennial grass

POACEAE

Poa secunda ssp. secunda
2019 Belinda Lo
Poa secunda ssp. secunda
2019 Belinda Lo
Poa secunda ssp. secunda
2019 Belinda Lo

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

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

Polypogon monspeliensis    Annual beard grass,  Rabbitsfoot grass
invasive non-native
Annual grass

POACEAE

Polypogon monspeliensis
2007 Neal Kramer
Polypogon monspeliensis
2006 Steve Matson
Polypogon monspeliensis
2006 Luigi Rignanese

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

Primula clevelandii var. insulare    Padre's shooting star
native
Perennial herb

PRIMULACEAE

Primula clevelandii var. insulare
2013 Steven M Norris
Primula clevelandii var. insulare
2013 Steven M Norris
Primula clevelandii var. insulare
2013 Steven M Norris

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

ROSACEAE

Prunus ilicifolia var. ilicifolia
2018 Debra L. Cook
Prunus ilicifolia var. ilicifolia
2019 Bryant Baker
Prunus ilicifolia var. ilicifolia
2019 Marisa Persaud

Pseudognaphalium biolettii    Two-color rabbit-tobacco
native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Pseudognaphalium biolettii
2019 Diane Etchison
Pseudognaphalium biolettii
2013 Vernon Smith
Pseudognaphalium biolettii
2019 Nancy Hamlett

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 luteoalbum    Jersey cudweed
non-native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Pseudognaphalium luteoalbum
2008 Gary McDonald
Pseudognaphalium luteoalbum
2008 Jorg Fleige
Pseudognaphalium luteoalbum
2016 Richard Spellenberg

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

Quercus durata var. durata    Leather oak
native
Shrub

FAGACEAE

Quercus durata var. durata
2004 David A. Tharp
Quercus durata var. durata
2019 Susan McDougall
Quercus durata var. durata
2019 Susan McDougall

Quercus lobata    California white oak,  Valley oak
native
Tree

FAGACEAE

Quercus lobata
2013 Susan McDougall
Quercus lobata
2008 Keir Morse
Quercus lobata
2014 Neal Kramer

Ranunculus californicus    California buttercup
native
Perennial herb

RANUNCULACEAE

Ranunculus californicus
2019 Diane Etchison
Ranunculus californicus
2020 Mitchell Coleman
Ranunculus californicus
2019 Diane Etchison

Rhamnus crocea    Redberry buckthorn
native
Shrub

RHAMNACEAE

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

Rosa californica    California wild rose,  California wildrose
native
Shrub

ROSACEAE

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

Rosa spithamea    Ground rose,  Sonoma rose
native
Shrub

ROSACEAE

Rosa spithamea
2009 Genevieve K. Walden
Rosa spithamea
2009 Barry Breckling
Rosa spithamea
2012 Aaron Arthur

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 kerneri    Kerner's dock
non-native
Perennial herb

POLYGONACEAE

Rumex kerneri
2007 Neal Kramer
Rumex kerneri
2011 Neal Kramer

Rumex pulcher    Fiddle dock
non-native
Perennial herb

POLYGONACEAE

Rumex pulcher
2020 Ryan Carle
Rumex pulcher
2008 Margo Bors
Rumex pulcher
2015 John Doyen

Salix breweri    Brewer's willow,  Serpentine willow
native
Shrub

SALICACEAE

Salix breweri
2012 Aaron Arthur
Salix breweri
2020 Susan McDougall
Salix breweri
2020 Susan McDougall

Salix lasiolepis    Arroyo willow
native
Tree, Shrub

SALICACEAE

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

Salvia columbariae    Chia sage
native
Annual herb

LAMIACEAE

Salvia columbariae
2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Salvia columbariae
2019 Gary McDonald
Salvia columbariae
2019 Gary McDonald

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 arguta    Sharp toothed sanicle,  Sharp toothed snakeroot,  Sharptooth blacksnakeroot
native
Perennial herb

APIACEAE

Sanicula arguta
2006 Steve Matson
Sanicula arguta
2009 Robert Steers
Sanicula arguta
2017 Diane Etchison

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

Sanicula hoffmannii    Hoffmann's blacksnakeroot,  Hoffmann's sanicle,  Hoffmann's snakeroot
native
Perennial herb

APIACEAE

Sanicula hoffmannii
2014 Keir Morse
Sanicula hoffmannii
2015 David Wolfson
Sanicula hoffmannii
2019 Ken Hickman

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

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

SCROPHULARIACEAE

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

Sidalcea malviflora ssp. laciniata    Dwarf checkerbloom,  Laciniate checker mallow
native
Perennial herb (rhizomatous)

MALVACEAE

Sidalcea malviflora ssp. laciniata
2007 Neal Kramer
Sidalcea malviflora ssp. laciniata
2008 Jorg Fleige
Sidalcea malviflora ssp. laciniata
2012 Robert Sikora

Silene gallica    Common catchfly,  Windmill pink
non-native
Annual herb

CARYOPHYLLACEAE

Silene gallica
2017 Barbara Boethling
Silene gallica
2017 Gary McDonald
Silene gallica
2017 Gary McDonald

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

Sisyrinchium bellum    Western blue eyed grass
native
Perennial herb

IRIDACEAE

Sisyrinchium bellum
2020 Mary Conway
Sisyrinchium bellum
2020 Benjamin Gould
Sisyrinchium bellum
2019 Stacie Wolny

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

Soliva sessilis    Common soliva,  Field burrweed,  South american soliva
non-native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Soliva sessilis
2007 Carol W. Witham
Soliva sessilis
2006 Steve Matson
Soliva sessilis
2010 Robert Steers/NPS

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

Spergularia rubra    Purple sand spurry,  Red sandspurry,  Ruby sandspurry
non-native
Annual, Perennial herb

CARYOPHYLLACEAE

Spergularia rubra
2014 James Gonsman
Spergularia rubra
2014 Dee Warenycia
Spergularia rubra
2014 Richard Chasey

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

Stellaria media    Chickweed
non-native
Annual herb

CARYOPHYLLACEAE

Stellaria media
2018 Gary McDonald
Stellaria media
2017 MCOSD EDRR
Stellaria media
2015 Diane Etchison

Stellaria nitens    Shining chickweed,  Shiny chickweed,  Smooth chickweed
native
Annual herb

CARYOPHYLLACEAE

Stellaria nitens
2007 Keir Morse
Stellaria nitens
2010 Barry Breckling
Stellaria nitens
2005 Keir Morse

Stephanomeria cichoriacea    Chicory leaved stephanomeria,  Chicoryleaf wirelettuce,  Fort tejon milk aster
native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Stephanomeria cichoriacea
2018 John Game
Stephanomeria cichoriacea
2011 Robert A. Hamilton
Stephanomeria cichoriacea
2018 Richard Rachman

Stipa lepida    Foothill needle grass
native
Perennial grass

POACEAE

Stipa lepida
2016 Andrew Longman
Stipa lepida
2017 Gary McDonald
Stipa lepida
2016 Andrew Longman

Stipa pulchra    Purple needle grass
native
Perennial grass

POACEAE

Stipa pulchra
2018 Gary McDonald
Stipa pulchra
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Stipa pulchra
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Streptanthus lasiophyllus   


Symphoricarpos mollis    Creeping snowberry,  Trailing snowberry
native
Shrub

CAPRIFOLIACEAE

Symphoricarpos mollis
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Symphoricarpos mollis
2020 Cara Wilcox
Symphoricarpos mollis
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Taraxacum officinale    Common dandelion,  Dandelion,  Red seeded dandelion
invasive non-native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Taraxacum officinale
2001 Nick Kurzenko
Taraxacum officinale
2018 Chico Hiking Association
Taraxacum officinale
2019 Diane Etchison

Thysanocarpus laciniatus    Common lace pod,  Mountain fringepod,  Narrow leaved fringe pod
native
Annual herb

BRASSICACEAE

Thysanocarpus laciniatus
2008 Keir Morse
Thysanocarpus laciniatus
2008 Keir Morse
Thysanocarpus laciniatus
2008 Keir Morse

Torilis nodosa    Hedge parsley,  Knotted hedge parsley,  Knotted hedgeparsley
non-native
Annual herb

APIACEAE

Torilis nodosa
2008 Neal Kramer
Torilis nodosa
2004 Laura Ann Eliassen
Torilis nodosa
2013 Robert Steers/NPS

Toxicodendron diversilobum    Poison oak,  Poisonoak
native
Vine, Shrub

ANACARDIACEAE

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

Tragopogon dubius    Goat's beard,  Yellow salsify
invasive non-native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Tragopogon dubius
2019 Kelli Thompson
Tragopogon dubius
2001 Steven Thorsted
Tragopogon dubius
2006 Louis-M. Landry

Trichostema lanceolatum    Vinegarweed
native
Annual herb

LAMIACEAE

Trichostema lanceolatum
2019 Patrick Furtado
Trichostema lanceolatum
2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Trichostema lanceolatum
2016 Nathan Mudry

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 depauperatum var. depauperatum    Cowbag clover,  Dwarf bladder clover,  Dwarf sack clover
native
Annual herb

FABACEAE

Trifolium depauperatum var. depauperatum
2004 Carol W. Witham
Trifolium depauperatum var. depauperatum
2019 Aaron Arthur
Trifolium depauperatum var. depauperatum
2010 Ron Wolf

Trifolium fucatum    Bull clover,  Sour clover
native
Annual herb

FABACEAE

Trifolium fucatum
2019 James Gonsman
Trifolium fucatum
2019 Paul Aigner
Trifolium fucatum
2019 James Gonsman

Trifolium hirtum    Rose clover
invasive non-native
Annual herb

FABACEAE

Trifolium hirtum
2004 Carol W. Witham
Trifolium hirtum
2008 Keir Morse
Trifolium hirtum
2013 Zoya Akulova

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

Typha domingensis    Narrowleaf cattail,  Southern cattail
native
Perennial herb

TYPHACEAE

Typha domingensis
2018 Neal Kramer
Typha domingensis
2013 Neal Kramer
Typha domingensis
2013 Susan McDougall

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

Verbena lasiostachys var. lasiostachys    Vervain,  Western vervain
native
Perennial herb

VERBENACEAE

Verbena lasiostachys var. lasiostachys
2018 Gary McDonald
Verbena lasiostachys var. lasiostachys
2019 Mary Conway
Verbena lasiostachys var. lasiostachys
2018 Mary Conway

Vicia sativa ssp. nigra    Common vetch,  Garden vetch,  Smaller common vetch
non-native
Annual herb, Vine

FABACEAE

Vicia sativa ssp. nigra
2008 Steve Matson
Vicia sativa ssp. nigra
2008 Steve Matson
Vicia sativa ssp. nigra
2020 Ron Vanderhoff

Vicia villosa ssp. varia    Smooth vetch,  Thick fruited vetch,  Winter vetch
non-native
Annual herb, Vine

FABACEAE

Vicia villosa ssp. varia
2008 Keir Morse
Vicia villosa ssp. varia
2020 Julie A. Kierstead
Vicia villosa ssp. varia
2020 Ken Lunders

Viola pedunculata    California golden violet,  Johnny jump up
native
Perennial herb

VIOLACEAE

Viola pedunculata
2018 James Gonsman
Viola pedunculata
2014 James Gonsman
Viola pedunculata
2019 Ken Hickman