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Islay Hill Open Space
Islay Hill Open Space. San Luis Obispo, California

San Luis Obispo County

David Keil  / CNPS-SLO  (2019-06-07)

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175 PLANTS
Achillea millefolium    Common yarrow
native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Achillea millefolium
2022 Andy Ford
Achillea millefolium
2014 James Gonsman
Achillea millefolium
2023 Ron Vanderhoff

Achyrachaena mollis    Blow-Wives
native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Achyrachaena mollis
2015 Diane Etchison
Achyrachaena mollis
2019 Deanna Wargowski
Achyrachaena mollis
2021 Cynthia Powell

Acmispon brachycarpus    hill lotus
native
Annual herb

FABACEAE

Acmispon brachycarpus
2005 Steve Matson
Acmispon brachycarpus
2005 Steve Matson
Acmispon brachycarpus
2018 Steve Matson

native
Perennial herb

FABACEAE

Acmispon glaber var. glaber
2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Acmispon glaber var. glaber
2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Acmispon glaber var. glaber
2020 Ron Vanderhoff

Acmispon strigosus    Strigose lotus
native
Annual herb

FABACEAE

Acmispon strigosus
2016 Steve Matson
Acmispon strigosus
2009 Steve Matson
Acmispon strigosus
2019 Gary McDonald

Acourtia microcephala    Sacapellote
native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Acourtia microcephala
2022 Diane Etchison
Acourtia microcephala
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Acourtia microcephala
2014 Diane Etchison

Adiantum jordanii    Adiantum,  maiden hair fern
native
Fern

PTERIDACEAE

Adiantum jordanii
2022 BOB CASE
Adiantum jordanii
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Adiantum jordanii
2023 Mike Russler

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
2021 Emily Sluiman

Amaranthus blitoides    Mat amaranth,  Prostrate amaranth,  Prostrate pigweed
native
Annual herb

AMARANTHACEAE

Amaranthus blitoides
2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Amaranthus blitoides
2023 Helen Hancock
Amaranthus blitoides
2019 Camille Nowell

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

BORAGINACEAE

Amsinckia menziesii
2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Amsinckia menziesii
2018 Gary McDonald
Amsinckia menziesii
2018 Gary McDonald

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

ASTERACEAE

Artemisia californica
2018 James Gonsman
Artemisia californica
2019 Aaron Echols
Artemisia californica
2018 Ron Vanderhoff

Artemisia douglasiana    California mugwort,  Douglas' sagewort
native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Artemisia douglasiana
2013 Brent Morgan
Artemisia douglasiana
2022 Ron Vanderhoff
Artemisia douglasiana
2021 Mike Russler

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

POACEAE

Avena barbata
2018 Julian Geoghegan
Avena barbata
2023 David popp
Avena barbata
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

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

POACEAE

Avena fatua
2018 Gary McDonald
Avena fatua
2023 Ron Vanderhoff
Avena fatua
2023 Ron Vanderhoff

Baccharis pilularis    Coyote brush,  Dwarf chaparral broom
native
Shrub

ASTERACEAE

Baccharis pilularis
2022 Ryan O'Dell
Baccharis pilularis
2021 Ron Vanderhoff: Staminate and pistillate plants in flower.
Baccharis pilularis
2018 Cynthia Powell

Blitum californicum    Small Tree-Mallow


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    Small Tree-Mallow


Brassica nigra    Black mustard
invasive non-native
Annual herb

BRASSICACEAE

Brassica nigra
2021 Ron Vanderhoff
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
2021 Diane Etchison
Brassica rapa
2018 Angelique Herman

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

POACEAE

Bromus diandrus
2022 Ron Vanderhoff
Bromus diandrus
2021 Richard Spjut
Bromus diandrus
2022 Ron Vanderhoff

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

POACEAE

Bromus hordeaceus
2023 Ron Vanderhoff
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
2022 Steve Matson
Bromus madritensis
2020 Hailey Laskey
Bromus madritensis
2015 Chris Jaster

Bromus maritimus    Maritime brome
native
Perennial grass

POACEAE

Bromus maritimus
2020 Ken Hickman
Bromus maritimus
2016 Richard Chasey
Bromus maritimus
2017 Toni Corelli

Calandrinia menziesii    red maids,  Calandrinia
native
Annual herb

MONTIACEAE

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

Calochortus albus    White fairy lantern,  White globe lily
native
Perennial herb

LILIACEAE

Calochortus albus
2019 David Greenberger
Calochortus albus
2019 Cynthia Powell
Calochortus albus
2009 Bob Case

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

CONVOLVULACEAE

Calystegia macrostegia ssp. cyclostegia
2017 Michael Mitchell
Calystegia macrostegia ssp. cyclostegia
2020 James Gonsman
Calystegia macrostegia ssp. cyclostegia
2017 Michael Mitchell

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

CONVOLVULACEAE

Calystegia subacaulis ssp. episcopalis
2019 David Greenberger
Calystegia subacaulis ssp. episcopalis
2021 Kristen Nelson
Calystegia subacaulis ssp. episcopalis
2018 Adonis Tate

Cardamine californica    California toothwort,  milkmaids
native
Perennial herb

BRASSICACEAE

Cardamine californica
2020 Barbara Peck
Cardamine californica
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Cardamine californica
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

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

BRASSICACEAE

Cardamine oligosperma
2008 Steve Matson
Cardamine oligosperma
2017 Ron Vanderhoff
Cardamine oligosperma
2013 Ron Wolf

Carduus pycnocephalus    Italian thistle
invasive non-native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Carduus pycnocephalus
2019 Gary McDonald
Carduus pycnocephalus
2023 Diana Wahl
Carduus pycnocephalus
2017 Gary McDonald

Castilleja affinis ssp. affinis    Coast indian paintbrush
native
Perennial herb

OROBANCHACEAE

Castilleja affinis ssp. affinis
2006 Steve Matson
Castilleja affinis ssp. affinis
2021 Dylan Neubauer
Castilleja affinis ssp. affinis
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Cenchrus setaceus    Small Tree-Mallow


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

ASTERACEAE

Centaurea melitensis
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Centaurea melitensis
2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Centaurea melitensis
2020 Laura Anna Arellano

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

CARYOPHYLLACEAE

Cerastium glomeratum
2023 Ron Vanderhoff
Cerastium glomeratum
2023 Ron Vanderhoff
Cerastium glomeratum
2007 Carol W. Witham

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

AGAVACEAE

Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. pomeridianum
2021 Sue Graue
Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. pomeridianum
2015 Sharon King & Randy Aeschliman
Chlorogalum pomeridianum var. pomeridianum
2018 Karen Scheuermann

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

ASTERACEAE

Chondrilla juncea
2021 George Williams
Chondrilla juncea
2021 Julia Kosowitz
Chondrilla juncea
2021 Bob Sweatt

Cirsium vulgare    Bull thistle
invasive non-native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Cirsium vulgare
2017 James Bailey
Cirsium vulgare
2020 Bob Sweatt
Cirsium vulgare
2020 Bob Sweatt

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

ONAGRACEAE

Clarkia unguiculata
2019 David Greenberger
Clarkia unguiculata
2021 Mike Russler
Clarkia unguiculata
2022 Suzanne L. Weakley

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

MONTIACEAE

Claytonia perfoliata ssp. perfoliata
2008 Steve Matson
Claytonia perfoliata ssp. perfoliata
2008 Steve Matson
Claytonia perfoliata ssp. perfoliata
2008 Steve Matson

Clematis lasiantha    Chaparral clematis,  Pipestem
native
Perennial herb, Vine

RANUNCULACEAE

Clematis lasiantha
2016 Julie Watson
Clematis lasiantha
2016 Julie Ann Watson
Clematis lasiantha
2018 Steve Matson

Collinsia heterophylla    Purple chinese houses
native
Annual herb

PLANTAGINACEAE

Collinsia heterophylla
2022 Mary Ann Machi
Collinsia heterophylla
2019 David Greenberger
Collinsia heterophylla
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

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

CONVOLVULACEAE

Convolvulus arvensis
2022 Steve Matson
Convolvulus arvensis
2021 Ron Vanderhoff
Convolvulus arvensis
2022 Steve Matson

Corethrogyne filaginifolia    Common sandaster
native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Corethrogyne filaginifolia
2022 Mike Russler
Corethrogyne filaginifolia
2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Corethrogyne filaginifolia
2019 Diane Etchison

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
2011 Steve Matson
Croton setiger
2011 Steve Matson
Croton setiger
2014 Richard Chasey

Cryptantha clevelandii var. florosa    Coastal cryptantha
native
Annual herb

BORAGINACEAE

Cryptantha clevelandii var. florosa
2020 David Greenberger
Cryptantha clevelandii var. florosa
2020 Ryan Carle
Cryptantha clevelandii var. florosa
2023 Ken-ichi Ueda

Danthonia californica    California oatgrass
native
Perennial grass

POACEAE

Danthonia californica
2020 Sara Timby
Danthonia californica
2007 Steve Matson
Danthonia californica
2002 Bart and Susan Eisenberg

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

RANUNCULACEAE

Delphinium parryi ssp. parryi
2022 Mike Russler
Delphinium parryi ssp. parryi
2021 R.A. Chasey
Delphinium parryi ssp. parryi
2013 James Gonsman

Diplacus aurantiacus var. aurantiacus    Orange Bush Monkeyflower
native
Shrub

PHRYMACEAE

Diplacus aurantiacus var. aurantiacus
2023 Bill Kress
Diplacus aurantiacus var. aurantiacus
2019 Stacie Wolny
Diplacus aurantiacus var. aurantiacus
2019 Gary McDonald

native
Perennial herb

THEMIDACEAE

Dipterostemon capitatus ssp. capitatus
2023 Alaine Arslan
Dipterostemon capitatus ssp. capitatus
2008 Steve Matson
Dipterostemon capitatus ssp. capitatus
2016 Steve Matson

native
Perennial herb

ROSACEAE

Drymocallis glandulosa var. glandulosa
2020 Diane Etchison
Drymocallis glandulosa var. glandulosa
2017 Steve Matson
Drymocallis glandulosa var. glandulosa
2021 Mike Russler

Elymus condensatus    Giant wild rye
native
Perennial grass

POACEAE

Elymus condensatus
2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Elymus condensatus
2022 John Rawlings
Elymus condensatus
2020 Diane Etchison

Elymus triticoides    Beardless wild rye
native
Perennial grass

POACEAE

Elymus triticoides
2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Elymus triticoides
2021 Ron Vanderhoff
Elymus triticoides
2018 Rachelle Gray

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

ONAGRACEAE

Epilobium brachycarpum
2023 Mary Ann Machi
Epilobium brachycarpum
2019 Ramona Robison
Epilobium brachycarpum
2020 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
2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Epilobium canum ssp. canum
2018 Ron Vanderhoff

Erigeron bonariensis    Flax-leaved horseweed
non-native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Erigeron bonariensis
2021 Donald Burk
Erigeron bonariensis
2017 Gary McDonald
Erigeron bonariensis
2023 Ron Vanderhoff

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

ASTERACEAE

Erigeron foliosus var. foliosus
2023 Ron Vanderhoff
Erigeron foliosus var. foliosus
2021 Jacob Martin
Erigeron foliosus var. foliosus
2022 Ron Vanderhoff

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
2021 Mike Russler

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 Mary Conway
Eriophyllum confertiflorum var. confertiflorum
2020 Ron Vanderhoff

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

GERANIACEAE

Erodium botrys
2014 Bryan Derr
Erodium botrys
2017 Gary McDonald
Erodium botrys
2015 Ken Lunders

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

GERANIACEAE

Erodium cicutarium
2022 Steve Matson
Erodium cicutarium
2020 Julia Markey
Erodium cicutarium
2022 Steve Matson

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

GERANIACEAE

Erodium moschatum
2016 Steve Matson
Erodium moschatum
2016 James Bailey
Erodium moschatum
2018 Stacie Wolny

Eschscholzia californica    California poppy
native
Annual, Perennial herb

PAPAVERACEAE

Eschscholzia californica
2019 Dee Shea Himes
Eschscholzia californica
2021 Ron Vanderhoff
Eschscholzia californica
2019 Amy Rapport

Eucrypta chrysanthemifolia var. chrysanthemifolia    Common eucrypta,  Spotted hideseed
native
Annual herb

HYDROPHYLLACEAE

Eucrypta chrysanthemifolia var. chrysanthemifolia
2014 Steve Matson
Eucrypta chrysanthemifolia var. chrysanthemifolia
2022 Jennifer Mo
Eucrypta chrysanthemifolia var. chrysanthemifolia
2014 Steve Matson

Euphorbia peplus    Petty spurge
non-native
Annual herb

EUPHORBIACEAE

Euphorbia peplus
2006 Steve Matson
Euphorbia peplus
2022 Alice Cummings
Euphorbia peplus
2005 Luigi Rignanese

Euphorbia spathulata    Reticulate seeded spurge,  Warty spurge
native
Annual herb

EUPHORBIACEAE

Euphorbia spathulata
2021 R.A. Chasey
Euphorbia spathulata
2014 Steve Matson
Euphorbia spathulata
2014 Steve Matson

Festuca myuros    Rattail sixweeks grass
invasive non-native
Annual grass

POACEAE

Festuca myuros
2021 Aaron Echols
Festuca myuros
2021 Ron Vanderhoff
Festuca myuros
2022 John Rawlings

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

POACEAE

Festuca perennis
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Festuca perennis
2017 Gary McDonald
Festuca perennis
2021 Ron Vanderhoff

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

APIACEAE

Foeniculum vulgare
2019 Nicole Leatherman
Foeniculum vulgare
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Foeniculum vulgare
2018 Henry DiRocco

Frangula californica ssp. californica    California coffeeberry
native
Shrub

RHAMNACEAE

Frangula californica ssp. californica
2015 Steve Matson
Frangula californica ssp. californica
2015 Steve Matson
Frangula californica ssp. californica
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

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

LILIACEAE

Fritillaria biflora var. biflora
2020 David Greenberger
Fritillaria biflora var. biflora
2016 Ron Vanderhoff
Fritillaria biflora var. biflora
2018 Michael Mitchell

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

RUBIACEAE

Galium aparine
2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Galium aparine
2005 Steve Matson
Galium aparine
2020 Ron Vanderhoff

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

RUBIACEAE

Galium porrigens var. porrigens
2022 Ron Vanderhoff
Galium porrigens var. porrigens
2022 Ron Vanderhoff
Galium porrigens var. porrigens
2022 Ron Vanderhoff

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

GERANIACEAE

Geranium dissectum
2021 Al Keuter
Geranium dissectum
2023 Ron Vanderhoff
Geranium dissectum
2014 Bryan Derr

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

ASTERACEAE

Hazardia squarrosa var. squarrosa
2021 Mike Russler
Hazardia squarrosa var. squarrosa
2021 Mary Conway
Hazardia squarrosa var. squarrosa
2021 Mary Conway

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

ASTERACEAE

Helminthotheca echioides
2016 Hayley Ross
Helminthotheca echioides
2019 Rachelle Gray
Helminthotheca echioides
2012 Elizabeth Brusati

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

ASTERACEAE

Hemizonia congesta ssp. luzulifolia
2013 Arcangelo Wessells
Hemizonia congesta ssp. luzulifolia
2022 R.A. Chasey
Hemizonia congesta ssp. luzulifolia
2022 R.A. Chasey

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

URTICACEAE

Hesperocnide tenella
2019 David Greenberger
Hesperocnide tenella
2023 Ken-ichi Ueda
Hesperocnide tenella
2020 Ken Hickman

Heteromeles arbutifolia    Christmas berry,  Toyon
native
Shrub

ROSACEAE

Heteromeles arbutifolia
2015 James Gonsman
Heteromeles arbutifolia
2017 Gary McDonald
Heteromeles arbutifolia
2017 Gary McDonald

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

POACEAE

Hordeum murinum ssp. leporinum
2022 Ron Vanderhoff
Hordeum murinum ssp. leporinum
2021 Al Keuter
Hordeum murinum ssp. leporinum
2021 Ron Vanderhoff

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

ASTERACEAE

Hypochaeris glabra
2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Hypochaeris glabra
2017 Gary McDonald
Hypochaeris glabra
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

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

ASTERACEAE

Lactuca saligna
2021 Don Hollander
Lactuca saligna
2019 Stacie Wolny
Lactuca saligna
2021 Don Hollander

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

ASTERACEAE

Lactuca serriola
2017 Gary McDonald
Lactuca serriola
2017 Gary McDonald
Lactuca serriola
2017 Gary McDonald

Lagophylla ramosissima    Branched lagophylla,  Common hareleaf
native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Lagophylla ramosissima
2019 Diane Etchison
Lagophylla ramosissima
2021 Dee Shea Himes
Lagophylla ramosissima
2020 Ken Hickman

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
2022 Charles Russell
Lathyrus vestitus var. vestitus
2015 Chris Jaster

Logfia gallica    Narrowleaf cottonrose
non-native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Logfia gallica
2015 jamie smith
Logfia gallica
2013 Keir Morse
Logfia gallica
2017 Barbara Boethling

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

APIACEAE

Lomatium utriculatum
2006 Steve Matson
Lomatium utriculatum
2019 Eliezer Margolis
Lomatium utriculatum
2015 James Gonsman

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

FABACEAE

Lupinus bicolor
2022 Mike Russler
Lupinus bicolor
2022 Mike Russler
Lupinus bicolor
2019 Gary McDonald

Lupinus nanus    Sky lupine
native
Annual herb

FABACEAE

Lupinus nanus
2023 R.A. Chasey
Lupinus nanus
2019 Mary Conway
Lupinus nanus
2016 Steve Matson

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
2018 Stacie Wolny

Lysimachia arvensis    Scarlet pimpernel
non-native
Annual herb

MYRSINACEAE

Lysimachia arvensis
2017 B.J. Dion
Lysimachia arvensis
2022 Chris McDonald
Lysimachia arvensis
2023 Ron Vanderhoff

Malva nicaeensis    Bull mallow
non-native
Annual herb

MALVACEAE

Malva nicaeensis
2015 Mike Morales
Malva nicaeensis
2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Malva nicaeensis
2020 Ron Vanderhoff

Malva parviflora    Cheeseweed mallow
non-native
Annual herb

MALVACEAE

Malva parviflora
2022 Mike Russler
Malva parviflora
2022 Donald Burk
Malva parviflora
2022 Mike Russler

Marah fabacea    California man-root
native
Perennial herb, Vine

CUCURBITACEAE

Marah fabacea
2018 Karen Scheuermann
Marah fabacea
2021 Cyril Guyot
Marah fabacea
2018 Gary McDonald

Marrubium vulgare    White horehound
invasive non-native
Perennial herb

LAMIACEAE

Marrubium vulgare
2013 Gary McDonald
Marrubium vulgare
2015 Diane Etchison
Marrubium vulgare
2018 Nancy Hamlett

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

FABACEAE

Medicago polymorpha
2019 Gary McDonald
Medicago polymorpha
2019 Gary McDonald
Medicago polymorpha
2019 Gary McDonald

Melica californica    California melicgrass
native
Perennial grass

POACEAE

Melica californica
2023 John Rawlings
Melica californica
2021 John Rawlings
Melica californica
2022 John Rawlings

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

POACEAE

Melica imperfecta
2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Melica imperfecta
2021 Ron Vanderhoff
Melica imperfecta
2020 Ron Vanderhoff

Melilotus indicus    Annual yellow sweetclover,  Sourclover
non-native
Annual herb

FABACEAE

Melilotus indicus
2019 Randy Huey
Melilotus indicus
2019 Randy Huey
Melilotus indicus
2017 Rosalie Benitez

Monardella villosa ssp. obispoensis    San luis obispo coyote mint
native
Perennial herb

LAMIACEAE

Monardella villosa ssp. obispoensis
2019 David Wolfson
Monardella villosa ssp. obispoensis
2019 David Wolfson
Monardella villosa ssp. obispoensis
2020 Dee Shea Himes

Nemophila menziesii    Baby blue eyes
native
Annual herb

HYDROPHYLLACEAE

Nemophila menziesii
2019 Matt Berger
Nemophila menziesii
2019 Diane Etchison
Nemophila menziesii
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Oxalis pilosa    Hairy wood sorrel
native
Annual herb

OXALIDACEAE

Oxalis pilosa
2022 R.A. Chasey
Oxalis pilosa
2009 Avis Boutell
Oxalis pilosa
2022 Cynthia Powell

Paeonia californica    California peony
native
Perennial herb

PAEONIACEAE

Paeonia californica
2020 Marisa Persaud
Paeonia californica
2022 Ron Vanderhoff
Paeonia californica
2019 Susan McDougall

Papaver rhoeas    Corn poppy
non-native
Annual herb

PAPAVERACEAE

Papaver rhoeas
2019 Nathan Taxel
Papaver rhoeas
2021 Mike Russler
Papaver rhoeas
2022 R.A. Chasey

Pellaea andromedifolia    Coffee cliffbrake,  Coffee fern
native
Fern

PTERIDACEAE

Pellaea andromedifolia
2021 Mike Russler
Pellaea andromedifolia
2021 Steve Matson
Pellaea andromedifolia
2020 Tina Curiel

Pellaea mucronata var. mucronata    Bird's foot fern
native
Fern

PTERIDACEAE

Pellaea mucronata var. mucronata
2018 Rachelle Gray
Pellaea mucronata var. mucronata
2023 Helen Hancock
Pellaea mucronata var. mucronata
2023 Helen Hancock

native
Fern

PTERIDACEAE

Pentagramma triangularis ssp. triangularis
2019 James Gonsman
Pentagramma triangularis ssp. triangularis
2008 Steve Matson
Pentagramma triangularis ssp. triangularis
2008 Steve Matson

Phacelia imbricata ssp. imbricata    Imbricate Phacelia
native
Annual herb

HYDROPHYLLACEAE

Phacelia imbricata ssp. imbricata
2022 R.A. Chasey
Phacelia imbricata ssp. imbricata
2022 Robert Steers
Phacelia imbricata ssp. imbricata
2022 Robert Steers

Phacelia malvifolia    Stinging phacelia
native
Annual herb

HYDROPHYLLACEAE

Phacelia malvifolia
2018 Michael Mitchell
Phacelia malvifolia
2022 Jennifer Mo
Phacelia malvifolia
2013 Toni Corelli

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

HYDROPHYLLACEAE

Pholistoma auritum var. auritum
2014 Steve Matson
Pholistoma auritum var. auritum
2014 Steve Matson
Pholistoma auritum var. auritum
2021 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 Ron Vanderhoff
Plagiobothrys nothofulvus
2013 Jean Pawek

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

PLANTAGINACEAE

Plantago erecta
2021 Charles Russell
Plantago erecta
2008 Margo Bors
Plantago erecta
2022 Mike Russler

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

PLANTAGINACEAE

Plantago lanceolata
2017 Gary McDonald
Plantago lanceolata
2019 Joe Engelbrecht
Plantago lanceolata
2021 Ken Lunders

Platanus racemosa    California sycamore,  Western sycamore
native
Tree

PLATANACEAE

Platanus racemosa
2021 Ron Vanderhoff
Platanus racemosa
2019 Rachelle Gray
Platanus racemosa
2018 Ron Vanderhoff

Platystemon californicus    Cream cups,  Creamcups
native
Annual herb

PAPAVERACEAE

Platystemon californicus
2019 Diane Etchison
Platystemon californicus
2022 John L. Thompson
Platystemon californicus
2022 John L. Thompson

Polypodium californicum    California polypody
native
Fern

POLYPODIACEAE

Polypodium californicum
2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Polypodium californicum
2021 Ron Vanderhoff
Polypodium californicum
2023 Keir Morse

Primula clevelandi    Small Tree-Mallow


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

PRIMULACEAE

Primula clevelandii var. patulum
2013 Steven M Norris
Primula clevelandii var. patulum
2023 David Strauch
Primula clevelandii var. patulum
2013 Steven M Norris

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

ROSACEAE

Prunus ilicifolia var. ilicifolia
2018 David Greenberger
Prunus ilicifolia var. ilicifolia
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Prunus ilicifolia var. ilicifolia
2020 James Gonsman

Pseudognaphalium biolettii    Two-color rabbit-tobacco
native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Pseudognaphalium biolettii
2019 David Greenberger
Pseudognaphalium biolettii
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Pseudognaphalium biolettii
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Pseudognaphalium californicum    Ladies' tobacco
native
Annual, Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Pseudognaphalium californicum
2019 Gary McDonald
Pseudognaphalium californicum
2020 Steven M Norris
Pseudognaphalium californicum
2021 Ron Vanderhoff

Pterostegia drymarioides    Fairy mist,  Woodland threadstem
native
Annual herb

POLYGONACEAE

Pterostegia drymarioides
2020 Dick Rawson
Pterostegia drymarioides
2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Pterostegia drymarioides
2015 Diane Etchison

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

FAGACEAE

Quercus agrifolia var. agrifolia
2023 Ron Vanderhoff
Quercus agrifolia var. agrifolia
2022 Ron Vanderhoff
Quercus agrifolia var. agrifolia
2021 Al Keuter

Rafinesquia californica    California chicory,  California plumseed
native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Rafinesquia californica
2019 David Greenberger
Rafinesquia californica
2021 Ron Vanderhoff
Rafinesquia californica
2017 Steve Matson

Ranunculus californicus    California buttercup
native
Perennial herb

RANUNCULACEAE

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

Raphanus sativus    Cultivated radish,  Jointed charlock,  Wild radish
invasive non-native
Annual, Biennial herb

BRASSICACEAE

Raphanus sativus
2017 Lisa Miller
Raphanus sativus
2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Raphanus sativus
2023 Julia Markey

Rhamnus crocea    Redberry buckthorn
native
Shrub

RHAMNACEAE

Rhamnus crocea
2011 Michael Mitchell
Rhamnus crocea
2022 Ron Vanderhoff
Rhamnus crocea
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Rosa californica    California wild rose,  California wildrose
native
Shrub

ROSACEAE

Rosa californica
2022 Suzanne L. Weakley
Rosa californica
2022 Suzanne L. Weakley
Rosa californica
2020 R.A. Chasey

Rosa spithamea    Ground rose,  Sonoma rose
native
Shrub

ROSACEAE

Rosa spithamea
2021 David Gowen
Rosa spithamea
1973 Geoff Burleigh
Rosa spithamea
2020 David Krause

Rubus ursinus    California blackberry,  Pacific blackberry
native
Vine, Shrub

ROSACEAE

Rubus ursinus
2018 Ken Lunders
Rubus ursinus
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Rubus ursinus
2015 Kelli Kallenborn

Rumex acetosella    Common sheep sorrel
invasive non-native
Perennial herb

POLYGONACEAE

Rumex acetosella
2017 Gary McDonald
Rumex acetosella
2008 Steve Matson
Rumex acetosella
2019 Patrick Furtado

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
2023 Ron Vanderhoff

Rumex pulcher    Fiddle dock
non-native
Perennial herb

POLYGONACEAE

Rumex pulcher
2020 Ryan Carle
Rumex pulcher
2022 Chris McDonald
Rumex pulcher
2019 Saul Soto

Salix lasiolepis    Arroyo willow
native
Tree, Shrub

SALICACEAE

Salix lasiolepis
2017 Susan Kotelnicki
Salix lasiolepis
2022 Ron Vanderhoff
Salix lasiolepis
2020 Steve Matson

Salsola tragus    Prickly russian thistle,  Russianthistle,  Tumbleweed
invasive non-native
Annual herb

CHENOPODIACEAE

Salsola tragus
2017 Ron Vanderhoff
Salsola tragus
2021 Mike Russler
Salsola tragus
2016 Steven Thorsted

Saltugilia australis    Southern gilia
native
Annual herb

POLEMONIACEAE

Saltugilia australis
2015 Ron Vanderhoff
Saltugilia australis
2021 Ron Vanderhoff
Saltugilia australis
2015 Keir Morse

Salvia columbariae    Chia sage
native
Annual herb

LAMIACEAE

Salvia columbariae
2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Salvia columbariae
2022 Mike Russler
Salvia columbariae
2022 Mike Russler

Salvia mellifera    Black sage
native
Shrub

LAMIACEAE

Salvia mellifera
2017 Steve Matson
Salvia mellifera
2022 Suzanne L. Weakley
Salvia mellifera
2019 Diane Etchison

Salvia spathacea    Hummingbird sage
native
Perennial herb

LAMIACEAE

Salvia spathacea
2020 David Wolfson
Salvia spathacea
2020 Abby Nichols
Salvia spathacea
2020 Bryant Baker

Sambucus nigra ssp. caerulea    Blue elderberry
native
Tree, Shrub

VIBURNACEAE

Sambucus nigra ssp. caerulea
2021 Mike Russler
Sambucus nigra ssp. caerulea
2020 Diane Etchison
Sambucus nigra ssp. caerulea
2022 El Byrne

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

APIACEAE

Sanicula arguta
2022 Ron Vanderhoff
Sanicula arguta
2017 Diane Etchison
Sanicula arguta
2006 Steve Matson

Sanicula bipinnata    Poison sanicle
native
Perennial herb

APIACEAE

Sanicula bipinnata
2008 Steve Matson
Sanicula bipinnata
2009 Keir Morse
Sanicula bipinnata
2022 R.A. Chasey

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

APIACEAE

Sanicula crassicaulis
2020 Susan McDougall
Sanicula crassicaulis
2020 Ryan Carle
Sanicula crassicaulis
2020 R.A. Chasey

Schinus molle    Peruvian pepper tree,  Peruvian peppertree
invasive non-native
Tree

ANACARDIACEAE

Schinus molle
2021 stephen rosenthal
Schinus molle
2017 William McCarey
Schinus molle
2000 Joe DiTomaso

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

SCROPHULARIACEAE

Scrophularia californica ssp. californica
2020 Bob Sweatt
Scrophularia californica ssp. californica
2006 Steve Matson
Scrophularia californica ssp. californica
2019 Cynthia Powell

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

SCROPHULARIACEAE

Scrophularia californica ssp. floribunda
2020 Bob Sweatt
Scrophularia californica ssp. floribunda
2006 Steve Matson
Scrophularia californica ssp. floribunda
2019 Cynthia Powell

Selaginella bigelovii    Bigelow's moss fern,  Bigelow's spike moss,  Bushy spikemoss
Selaginella bigelovii
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Selaginella bigelovii
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Selaginella bigelovii
2018 Ron Vanderhoff

Senecio vulgaris    Common groundsel,  Old man in the spring,  Old man of spring
non-native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Senecio vulgaris
2017 Barbara Boethling
Senecio vulgaris
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Senecio vulgaris
2021 Toni Corelli

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

MALVACEAE

Sidalcea malviflora ssp. laciniata
2020 David Greenberger
Sidalcea malviflora ssp. laciniata
2021 Maria Stokes
Sidalcea malviflora ssp. laciniata
2021 Heather Brady DeQuincy

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

CARYOPHYLLACEAE

Silene gallica
2019 Mary Wloch
Silene gallica
2017 Gary McDonald
Silene gallica
2019 Gary McDonald

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

ASTERACEAE

Silybum marianum
2020 Nancy Hamlett
Silybum marianum
2019 Marisa Persaud
Silybum marianum
2018 Angelique Herman

Sisymbrium officinale    Hedge mustard,  Hedgemustard
non-native
Annual herb

BRASSICACEAE

Sisymbrium officinale
2021 Ann Garside
Sisymbrium officinale
2022 Julian Geoghegan
Sisymbrium officinale
2021 Ron Vanderhoff

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

Solanum douglasii    Douglas' nightshade,  Greenspot nightshade
native
Perennial herb

SOLANACEAE

Solanum douglasii
2022 Ken Lunders
Solanum douglasii
2006 Steve Matson
Solanum douglasii
2023 Ron Vanderhoff

Solanum umbelliferum var. xanti    Blue witch nightshade,  Bluewitch nightshade
native
Shrub

SOLANACEAE

Solanum umbelliferum var. xanti
2022 Mike Russler
Solanum umbelliferum var. xanti
2014 Steve Matson
Solanum umbelliferum var. xanti
2014 Steve Matson

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

ASTERACEAE

Sonchus asper ssp. asper
2022 Ron Vanderhoff
Sonchus asper ssp. asper
2022 Ron Vanderhoff
Sonchus asper ssp. asper
2022 Ron Vanderhoff

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
2008 Gary McDonald

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

LAMIACEAE

Stachys bullata
2014 Steve Matson
Stachys bullata
2014 Steve Matson
Stachys bullata
2020 Bryant Baker

Stellaria media    Chickweed
non-native
Annual herb

CARYOPHYLLACEAE

Stellaria media
2018 Gary McDonald
Stellaria media
2018 Gary McDonald
Stellaria media
2015 Diane Etchison

Stephanomeria exigua ssp. coronaria    Milk aster,  White plume wirelettuce,  Whiteplume wirelettuce
native
Annual herb

ASTERACEAE

Stephanomeria exigua ssp. coronaria
2014 Bill Thiessen
Stephanomeria exigua ssp. coronaria
2013 Robert Sikora
Stephanomeria exigua ssp. coronaria
2015 Zoya Akulova

Stipa lepida    Foothill needle grass
native
Perennial grass

POACEAE

Stipa lepida
2017 Gary McDonald
Stipa lepida
2023 Ron Vanderhoff
Stipa lepida
2017 Gary McDonald

Stipa pulchra    Purple needle grass
native
Perennial grass

POACEAE

Stipa pulchra
2019 Michelle Karle
Stipa pulchra
2008 Zoya Akulova
Stipa pulchra
2019 Ron Vanderhoff

Symphoricarpos mollis    Creeping snowberry,  Trailing snowberry
native
Shrub

CAPRIFOLIACEAE

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

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

APIACEAE

Torilis arvensis
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Torilis arvensis
2018 Gary McDonald
Torilis arvensis
2018 Lindsey Hack

Toxicodendron diversilobum    Poison oak,  Poisonoak,  Western Poison Oak
native
Vine, Shrub

ANACARDIACEAE

Toxicodendron diversilobum
2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Toxicodendron diversilobum
2019 Randy Huey
Toxicodendron diversilobum
2021 Bryant Baker

Tragopogon porrifolius    Purple salsify
non-native
Perennial herb

ASTERACEAE

Tragopogon porrifolius
2019 Julie dinsdale
Tragopogon porrifolius
2015 David Wolfson
Tragopogon porrifolius
2020 Martin Cooper

Trifolium willdenovii    Tomcat clover
native
Annual herb

FABACEAE

Trifolium willdenovii
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Trifolium willdenovii
2019 Ron Vanderhoff
Trifolium willdenovii
2018 Stacie Wolny

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

LAURACEAE

Umbellularia californica
2016 Steve Matson
Umbellularia californica
2016 Steve Matson
Umbellularia californica
2020 Ron Vanderhoff

Urtica urens    Annual stinging nettle,  Dwarf nettle
non-native
Annual herb

URTICACEAE

Urtica urens
2019 Gary McDonald
Urtica urens
2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Urtica urens
2018 Ron Vanderhoff

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

VERBENACEAE

Verbena lasiostachys var. lasiostachys
2010 Steve Matson
Verbena lasiostachys var. lasiostachys
2018 Mary Conway
Verbena lasiostachys var. lasiostachys
2018 Mary Conway

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

FABACEAE

Vicia sativa ssp. sativa
2007 Toni Corelli
Vicia sativa ssp. sativa
2020 Ron Vanderhoff
Vicia sativa ssp. sativa
2020 Ron Vanderhoff

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

FABACEAE

Vicia villosa ssp. varia
2017 Gary McDonald
Vicia villosa ssp. varia
2017 Gary McDonald
Vicia villosa ssp. varia
2020 Julie A. Kierstead

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

VIOLACEAE

Viola pedunculata
2014 James Gonsman
Viola pedunculata
2023 Julia Markey
Viola pedunculata
2023 Richard Sullivan