CNPS San Diego Chapter - California Native Plant Society
 

Plant Profiles

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Alphabetized by scientific name Common Name Where from
Abies concolor White Fir Statewide
Abronia umbellata Beach Sand-Verbena  
Abronia villosa Desert Sand-Verbena  
Abutilon palmeri Indian Mallow Southern
Acacia (minuta) farnesiana Sweet Acacia Southern
Acacia greggii Catclaw Southern
Acer macrophyllum Canyon Maple Statewide
Acer negundo California Box-Elder Statewide
Achillea millefolium Common Yarrow North America
Achillea millefolium Cultivars Yarrow Cultivar
Achnatherum coronatum Giant Stipa Southern, Baja California
Acmispon glaber (Lotus scoparius) Deerweed  
Adenostoma fasciculatum Chamise Statewide
Adenostoma fasciculatum 'Black Diamond' Black Diamond Compact Chamise Horticultural
Adenostoma fasciculatum 'Nicolas' Nicolas Prostrate Chamise Horticultural, San Nicolas Island
Adenostoma sparsifolium Redshanks Southern
Adiantum cupillus-veneris Maidenhair Fern  
Adiantum jordanii California Maidenhair Fern  
Adolphia californica California Adolphia Southern
Aesculus californica California Buckeye North to central
Agave deserti Desert Century Plant Southern
Agave shawii Shaw's Agave Baja California, Pt. Loma
Agrostis pallens San Diego Bent Grass Southern
Allium haematochiton Red-Skin Onion  
Allium praecox Early Onion  
Alnus rhombifolia White Alder Statewide
Ambrosia chamissonis Beach Bur  
Ambrosia chenopodiifolia San Diego Bur-sage Statewide
Ambrosia pumila San Diego Ragweed Southern
Amorpha fruticosa False Indigo Southern
Anemopsis californica Yerba Mansa Statewide
Antigonum leptopus San Miguel Coral Vine Baja California
Aquilegia formosa California Columbine Statewide
Arbutus menziesii Madrone Northern, Central
Arctostaphylos catalinae Catalina Manzanita Channel Islands
Arctostaphylos cruzensis La Cruz Manzanita  
Arctostaphylos franciscana Franciscan Manzanita  
Arctostaphylos glauca Big-Berry Manzanita Statewide
Arctostaphylos glandulosa var. adamsii Adams' Manzanita  
Arctostaphylos glandulosa var. crassifolia Del Mar Manzanita Southern
Arctostaphylos insularis Santa Cruz Island Manzanita  
Arctostaphylos otayensis Otay Manzanita Southern
Arctostaphylos pajaroensis Pajaro Manzanita  
Arctostaphylos patula Snowbush Manzanita  
Arctostaphylos pungens Pungent Manzanita  
Arctostaphylos refugioensis Refugio Manzanita Southern
Arctostaphylos viridissima McMinn's Manzanita  
Arctostaphylos 'Austin Griffith' Austin Griffith Manzanita Horticultural
Arctostaphylos 'Baby Bear' Baby Bear Manzanita Horticultural
Arctostaphylos ‘Canyon Sparkles’ Island & Canyon Sparkles Manzanita Cultivar
Arctostaphylos 'Dr. Hurd' Dr. Hurd's Manzanita Horticultural
Arctostaphylos 'Emerald Carpet' Emerald Carpet Manzanita Mendocino Hybrid
Arctostaphylos 'Ghostly' Ghostly Manzanita Horticultural
Arctostaphylos 'Greensphere' Greensphere Manzanita Hybrid
Arctostaphylos 'Harmony' Harmony Manzanita Horticultural
Arctostaphylos ‘Ian Bush’ Ian Bush Manzanita Horticultural
Arctostaphylos 'John Dourley' John Dourley Manzanita Hybrid
Arctostaphylos 'Lester Rowntree' Lester Rowntree Manzanita Hybrid
Arctostaphylos 'Pacific Mist' Pacific Mist Manzanita Hybrid
Arctostaphylos 'Sunset' Sunset Manzanita Hybrid, Monterey
Arctostaphylos ‘Woods Carpet’ Wood's Compact Manzanita Horticultural
Arctostaphylos bakeri ssp. bakeri 'Louis Edmonds' Louis Edmonds Manzanita Horticultural
Arctostaphylos densiflora ‘Howard McMinn’ Howard McMinn Manzanita Horticultural, North Coast
Arctostaphylos densiflora 'Sentinel' Sentinel Manzanita Horticultural
Arctostaphylos edmundsii ‘Carmel Sur’ Carmel Sur Manzanita  
Arctostaphylos hookeri 'Monterey Carpet' Monterey Carpet Manzanita Horticultural, Monterey
Arctostaphylos pajaroensis 'Paradise' Pajaro Manzanita Horticultural
Arctostaphylos uva-ursi 'Anchor Bay' Anchor Bay Manzanita Horticultural
Arctostaphylos uva-ursi ‘Pt. Reyes’ Pt. Reyes Manzanita Horticultural, North Coast
Aristida purpurea Purple Three-Awn Southern, Central
Armeria maritima Maritime Armeria  
Artemisia californica Coastal Sagebrush  
Artemisia californica 'Canyon Gray' Canyon Gray Sagebrush Horticultural
Artemisia californica 'Montara' Montara Sagebrush Horticultural
Artemisia douglasiana Douglas Mugwort Statewide
Artemisia ludoviciana Silver Wormwood Statewide
Artemisia nesiotica Channel Island Sagebrush Southern
Artemisia palmeri San Diego Sagewort Southern
Artemisia pycnocephala 'David's Choice' David's Choice Sagewort  
Artemisia tridentata Big Sagebrush Statewide
Asclepias californica California Milkweed  
Asclepias eriocarpa Indian Milkweed  
Asclepias fascicularis Narrow-Leaf Milkweed Statewide
Asclepias speciosa Showy Milkweed Statewide
Aster ascendens San Gabriel Aster  
Aster chilensis California Aster Statewide
Astragalus nuttallii Nuttall's Milkvetch  
Atriplex canescens Fourwing Saltbush Southern
Atriplex lentiformis Coastal Quail Bush Southern
Baccharis emoryi Emory's Baccharis  
Baccharis pilularis Coyote Bush Statewide
Baccharis pilularis 'Twin Peaks' Prostrate Coyote Bush Horticultural, San Francisco
Baccharis salicifolia Mule-Fat, Seep Willow Southern, Central
Baccharis sarothroides Desert Broom Southern
Baccharis 'Pigeon Point' Prostrate Coyote Bush Horticultural, San Mateo
Bahiopsis laciniata (Viguiera laciniata) San Diego Sunflower  
Baileya multiradiata Desert Marigold  
Bebbia juncea Rush Sweetbush  
Berberis aquifolium Holly-leaved Barberry  
Berberis aquifolium var. repens Creeping Mahonia  
Berberis nevinii Nevin's Barberry  
Berberis ‘Golden Abundance’ Oregon Grape Hybrid
Bergerocactus emoryi Velvet Cactus Southern, Baja California
Bothriochloa barbinodis Cane Bluestem Southern
Bouteloua gracilis Blue Grama Grass Statewide
Brahea armata Mexican Blue Fan Palm  
Brickellia californica California Brickellbush Statewide
Bromus carinatus California Brome  
Calliandra californica Baja Fairy Duster Baja California, Arizona
Calliandra eriophylla Pink Fairy Duster Southern
Calliandra peninsularis Red Fairy Duster  
Calliandra 'Sierra Starr' Sierra Starr Fairy Duster Horticultural
Calocedrus decurrens Incense Cedar Statewide
Calochortus dunnii Dunn's Mariposa Lily  
Calycanthus occidentalis Spice Bush Northern, Central
Calystegia macrostegia California Morning Glory Southern
Calystegia macrostegia ssp. macrostegia 'Anacapa Pink' Anacapa Pink Island Morning-Glory Horticultural, Anacapa Is.
Camissonia cheiranthifolia Beach Evening Primrose Statewide
Carex barbarae Santa Barbara Sedge  
Carex pansa Sand Dune Sedge  
Carex praegracilis Clustered Field Sedge Statewide
Carex spissa San Diego Sedge Southern
Carpenteria californica Bush Anemone Central
Castilleja exserta Purple Owl's-Clover  
Ceanothus arboreus Island or Feltleaf Ceanothus Southern
Ceanothus crassifolius Hoary-leaved Ceanothus  
Ceanothus cyaneus Lakeside Lilac Southern
Ceanothus hearstiorum Hearsts' Ceanothus  
Ceanothus maritimus Maritime Cenothus Central
Ceanothus megacarpus Big Pod Ceanothus Southern
Ceanothus oliganthus Hairy Ceanothus  
Ceanothus otayensis Otay Mountain Lilac  
Ceanothus spinosus Greenbark Ceanothus Southern, Central
Ceanothus tomentosus var. olivaceous Woolyleaf Ceanothus Southern
Ceanothus verrucosus Wartystem Ceanothus Southern
Ceanothus 'Anchor Bay' Anchor Bay Ceanothus Horticultural, Mendocino
Ceanothus 'Blue Jeans' Blue Jeans Ceanothus

Hybrid

Ceanothus 'Concha' Concha Ceanothus Hybrid
Ceanothus 'Dark Star' Dark Star Ceanothus Hybrid
Ceanothus 'Frosty Blue' Frosty Blue Ceanothus Hybrid
Ceanothus 'Heart's Desire' Heart's Desire Ceanothus Horticultural, C. foliosus x gloriosus
Ceanothus 'Joyce Coulter' Joyce Coulter Ceanothus Hybrid, random
Ceanothus 'Julia Phelps' Julia Phelps Ceanothus  
Ceanothus 'Louis Edmunds' Louis Edmunds Ceanothus  
Ceanothus 'Ray Hartman' Ray Hartman Ceanothus Horticultural, San Mateo
Ceanothus 'Sierra Blue' Sierra Blue Ceanothus Hybrid
Ceanothus 'Snow Flurry' Snow Flurry Ceanothus  
Ceanothus griseus var. horizontalis 'Yankee Point' Yankee Point Ceanothus  
Cercidium floridum (now Parkinsonia microphilla) Blue Palo Verde Southern
Cercis occidentalis Western Redbud Statewide
Cercocarpus alnifolius Island Mountain Mahogany  
Cercocarpus betuloides var. blancheae Island Mountain Mahogany  
Cercocarpus betuloides Western Mountain Mahogany Statewide
Cercocarpus minutiflorus San Diego Mountain Mahogany Southern
Chilopsis linearis Desert Willow Southern
Chilopsis linearis 'Burgundy' Burgundy Desert Willow  
Chlorogalum parviflorum Small-Flower Soap-Plant/Amole  
Chrysopsis villosa Golden Aster Horticultural
Chrysopsis villosa 'San Bruno Mountain' San Bruno Mountain Golden Aster Horticultural
Chrysothamnus nauseosus (now Ericameria nauseosus) Rabbitbrush  
Clarkia amoena Farewell to Spring  
Clarkia purpurea Winecup, Farewell to Spring  
Clarkia unguiculata Elegant Clarkia  
Clematis lasiantha Pipestem Clematis Statewide
Clematis ligusticifolia Western Virgin's Bower Statewide
Clematis pauciflora Small-leaf Virgin's Bower Southern
Cneoridium dumosum Spicebush Southern
Comarostaphylis diversifolia ssp. diversifolia Summer Holly Southern
Coreopsis gigantea Giant Coreopsis  
Coreopsis maritima Sea-Dahlia Southern, Coastal
Corethrogyne filaginafolia Del Mar Sand Aster  
Cornus occidentalis Western or Red Stem Dogwood  
Cornus stolonifera (Cornus. sericea) Redstem Dogwood  
Crossosoma californicum Ragged Rock Flower  
Cupressus arizonica Arizona Cypress  
Cupressus forbesii Tecate Cypress Southern
Cupressus goveniana Gowen Cypress  
Cylindropuntia prolifera Coastal Cholla  
Delphinium parryi Blue Larkspur  
Delphinium cardinale Scarlet Larkspur  
Dendromecon harfordii Channel Island Bush Poppy Southern
Dendromecon rigida Tree Poppy Statewide
Deschampsia caespitosa Fairy Wand Grass Statewide
Dichelostemma capitatum Blue Dicks  
Dichondra occidentalis Western Dichondra Southern, Baja California
Distichlis spicata Salt Grass Statewide
Dodecatheon clevelandii Padre's Shooting Star  
Dudleya abramsii Abrams's Dudleya  
Dudleya attenuata Tapertip Live-Forever  
Dudleya brittonii Britton's Chalk Dudleya Baja California
Dudleya candelabra Candleholder Dudleya  
Dudleya cymosa Canyon Dudleya  
Dudleya edulis Ladies' Fingers Southern, Baja California
Dudleya farinosa Farinose Dudleya  
Dudleya hassei Catalina Island Live-Forever Southern, Island
Dudleya ingens Dudleya Live-Forever  
Dudleya lanceolata Lance-Leaf Dudleya Southern
Dudleya palmeri Palmer's Dudleya  
Dudleya pulverulenta Chalk Dudleya Southern, Central
Dudleya saxosa ssp. aloides Panamint Dudleya  
Dudleya traskiae Santa Barbara Island Dudleya  
Dudleya virens ssp. hassei Hasse's Dudleya  
Dudleya virens ssp. insularis Island Green Dudleya  
Dudleya viscida Sticky Dudleya  
Eleocharis montevidensis Dombey's Spike-Rush Statewide
Eleocharis parishii Parish's Spike-Rush  
Elymus condensatus Giant Wild Rye  
Elymus condensatus 'Canyon Prince' Canyon Prince Wild Rye  
Elymus glaucus Blue Wild Rye Statewide
Elymus triticoides (Leymus triticoides) Creeping Beardless Wild Rye  
Encelia californica Coast Sunflower Southern
Encelia farinosa Incienso Southern
Ephedra californica Mormon Tea San Diego
Epilobium canum (Zauschneria californica) California Fuchsia Southern, Central
Epilobium ‘Catalina’ Catalina Fuchsia Horticultural, Catalina Is
Epilobium ‘Everett's Choice’ Everett's Choice Fuschia  
Epilobium 'Route 66' Route 66 Fuchsia  
Epipactis gigantea Stream Orchid  
Equisetum arvense Common Horsetail  
Ericameria cuneata Compact Goldenbush Statewide
Ericameria nauseosus (was Chrysothamnus nauseosus) Rubber Rabbitbush  
Ericameria palmeri Palmer's Goldenbush  
Erigeron foliosus Leafy Fleabane  
Erigeron glaucus Beach Aster Horticultural
Erigeron glaucus 'Arthur Menzies' Arthur Menzies Compact Beach Aster Horticultural, Golden State Park
Erigeron glaucus 'Wayne Roderick' Wayne Roderick Compact Beach Aster  
Eriodictyon crassifolium Thickleaf Yerba Santa Southern
Eriogonum arborescens Santa Cruz Island Buckwheat Southern
Eriogonum cinereum Ashy Leaf Buckwheat Southern
Eriogonum crocatum Conejo Buckwheat Southern
Eriogonum fasciculatum California Buckwheat Southern, Central
Eriogonum fasciculatum 'Dana Point' Dana Point Buckwheat Horticultural, Dana Pt.
Eriogonum giganteum St. Catherine's Lace Southern
Eriogonum grande var. rubescens Red Buckwheat Southern, Islands
Eriogonum parvifolium Coastal/Sea Cliff Buckwheat Southern, Central
Eriogonum 'Bruce Dickenson' Bruce Dickenson Buckwheat  
Eriophyllum confertiflorum Golden-Yarrow Statewide
Eriophyllum nevinii (now Constancea nevinii) Catalina Silverlace  
Erysimum capitatum Douglas's Wallflower  
Erysimum concinnum Coast Wallflower  
Euphorbia misera Cliff Spurge Southern, Baja California
Fallugia paradoxa Apache Plume  
Ferocactus viridescens Coast Barrel Cactus Southern
Festuca californica California Fescue Northern, Central
Festuca rubra 'Molate' Red Fescue  
Fouquiera splendens Ocotillo  
Fragaria vesca California Strawberry Statewide
Frangula californica ssp. californica(Rhamnus californica) California Coffeeberry  
Frankenia salina Alkali Heath  
Fraxinus parryi California Ash  
Fraxinus velutina Velvet Ash  
Fremontodendron californicum California Flannelbush, Fremontia Statewide
Fremontodendron mexicanum Mexican Flannelbush Southern
Fremontodendron 'California Glory' California Glory Flannelbush  
Fremontodendron 'El Dorado Gold' El Dorado Gold Hybrid Flannelbush Horticultural
Fremontodendron 'West Hills' West Hills Hybrid Flannelbush Hybrid
Funastrum cynanchoides (Sarcostemma cynanchoides) Climbing Milkweed  
Galvezia juncea Bush Snapdragon  
Galvezia juncea 'Grand Canyon' Grand Canyon Bush Snapdragon Horticultural
Galvezia juncea 'Punta Banda' Punta Banda Bush Snapdragon Horticultural
Galvezia speciosa Island Bush Snapdragon Southern
Galvezia speciosa ‘Firecracker’ Firecracker Island Bush Snapdragon Horticultural
Garrya elliptica Coast Tassel Bush Northern, Central
Garrya elliptica 'Evie' Evie Silktassel Horticultural
Garrya elliptica 'James Roof' James Roof Silktassel Horticultural
Gilia capitata Ball Gilia  
Gilia tricolor Tricolored Gilia  
Grindelia camporum var. camporum Great Valley Gumplant  
Grindelia camporum var. bracteosa Rayless Gumplant  
Gutierrezia californica California Matchweed  
Hazardia cana San Clemente Island Hazardia  
Hazardia detonsa Island Bristleweed  
Hazardia squarrosa Sawtooth Goldenbush  
Helianthemum scoparium Peak Rush-Rose Statewide
Heliotropium curassavicum Salt Heliotrope  
Heteromeles arbutifolia Toyon Statewide

Heterotheca sessiliflora ssp. sessiliflora (Chrysopsis villosa)

False Goldenaster  
Heuchera 'Canyon Duet' Canyon Duet Coral Bells Hybrid
Heuchera 'Canyon Pink' Canyon Pink Coral Bells Hybrid
Heuchera maxima Island Alum Root Southern, Islands
Hosackia crassifolius Buck Lotus  
Hunnemannia fumariifolia Tulip Poppy  
Hyptis emoryi 'Silver Lining' Silver Lining Desert Lavender Horticultural
Iris douglasiana Douglas Iris Northern, Central
Iris 'Canyon Snow' Canyon Snow Iris  
Iris 'Pacific Coast' Pacific Coast Iris Hybrid
Isocoma menziesii Coastal Goldenbush Statewide
Isomeris arborea Bladderpod Southern
Iva hayesiana San Diego Marsh-Elder Southern
Jaumea carnosa Salty Susan Southern
Juglans californica California Black Walnut  
Juncus Rush  
Juncus acutus Southwestern Spiny Rush Southern, Central
Juncus dubius Mariposa Rush  
Juncus effusus Pacific Rush, Common Rush  
Juncus mexicanus Mexican Rush Statewide
Juncus patens Spreading Rush  
Juncus xiphoides Iris-Leaved Rush  
Juniperus californica California Juniper Statewide
Justicia californica Chuparosa Southern
Justicia californica 'Candelita' Candelita Chuparosa Horticultural
Keckiella antirrhinoides Yellow Bush Penstemon Southern
Keckiella cordifolia Climbing Bush Penstemon Southern
Keckiella ternata Summer Bush Penstemon  
Koeleria macrantha June-grass Statewide
Larrea tridentata Creosote Bush  
Lavatera assurgentiflora Tree Mallow Southern
Lepichinia fragrans Fragrant Pitcher Sage  
Lepichinia ganderi Gander's Pitcher Sage  
Leptosyne gigantea Channel Island Coreopsis  
Leptosyne maritima San Diego Sea Dahlia  
Lessingia filaginifolia var. californica (Corethrogyne californica) Carmel Aster Northern
Leymus condensatus Giant Wild Rye Southern, Central
Leymus condensatus 'Canyon Prince' Canyon Prince Giant Wild Rye Horticultural
Leymus triticoides Beardless Wild Ryegrass  
Lilium humboldtii Humboldt Lily Northern, Central
Lilium pardalinum Leopard Lily  
Limonium californicum Western Marsh Rosemary

Statewide

Linum lewisii Wild Flax  
Lithocarpus densiflorus Tanbark Oak Northern,Central
Lobelia dunnii Dunn's Lobelia  
Lonicera subspicata Chaparral Honeysuckle Southern
Lotus crassifolius var. otayensis Otay Mountain Lotus Southern
Lotus scoparius Deer Weed Statewide
Lupinus albifrons Shrub Lupine Northern?
Lupinus bicolor Dove Lupine  
Lupinus chamissonis Dune Lupine Statewide Coast
Lupinus excubitus Lupine  
Lupinus truncatus Collar Lupine  
Lycium andersonii Southern Boxthorn Statewide?
Lycium californium Coastal Boxthorn Southern
Lyonothamnus floribundus ssp. asplenifolius Fern-leaved Catalina Ironwood Southern
Malacothamnus fasciculatus Chaparral Mallow or Bush Mallow Southern
Malosma laurina Laurel Sumac Southern
Mammillaria dioica Fishhook Cactus Southern
Marah macrocarpus Wild Cucumber or Manroot  
Melica imperfecta Coast Range Melic Northern, Southern
Mimulus aurantiacus Bush Monkeyflower Southern, Central
Mimulus cardinalis Scarlet Monkeyflower Statewide
Mimulus guttatus Seep Monkey Flower  
Mimulus longiflorus Sticky Monkeyflower  
Mirabilis californica Wishbone Bush Southern, Central
Mirabilis laevis (Mirabilis californica) Wishbone Plant  
Monanthochloe littoralis Shoregrass Southern Salt Marshes
Monardella macrantha Red Monardella  
Monardella odoratissima Mountain Pennyroyal Southern
Monardella villosa Coyote Mint Statewide
Monardella viminea San Diego Willowy Mint Southern
Muhlenbergia rigens Deergrass Statewide
Myrica californica Pacific Wax Myrtle Northern, Central
Nassella cernua Nodding Needlegrass Statewide
Nassella lepida Foothill Needlegrass Statewide
Nassella pulchra Purple Needlegrass Statewide
Nemophila maculata Fire Spot  
Nolina bigelovii Bigelow's Nolina  
Nolina parryi Parry's Nolina Southern
Nolina parryi ssp. wolfii Wolf's Bear-grass Southern
Oenothera elata Giant Marsh Evening-Primrose  
Oenothera hookeri Hooker's Evening-Primrose  
Oenothera stubbii Stubb's Evening-Primrose  
Opuntia littoralis Coastal Prickly Pear Southern
Opuntia parryii Snake Cholla Southern
Opuntia prolifera (now Cylindropuntia prolifera) Coastal Cholla Southern
Ornithostaphylos oppositifolia Baja Bird Bush Southern
Parkinsonia floridia (Cercidium floridum) Palo Verde  
Penstemon azureus Azure Penstemon Northern
Penstemon centranthifolius Scarlet Bugler Southern, Central
Penstemon eatonii Eaton Firecracker  
Penstemon grinnellii Grinnell's Penstemon Southern
Penstemon heterophyllus var. australis Foothill Penstemon Southern, Central
Penstemon palmeri Palmer's Penstemon Southern
Penstemon pseudospectabilis Desert Beardtongue  
Penstemon rostrifolius Bridge Penstemon  
Penstemon spectabilis Showy Penstemon Southern
Penstemon 'Margarita Bop' Margarita Bop Penstemon Hybrid
Peritoma arborea Bladderpod  
Perityle incana Guadalupe Island Rock Aster Baja California
Phacelia grandiflora Giant Flower Phacelia  
Phacelia tanacetifolia Lacy Phacelia  
Philadelphus lewisii Wild Mock Orange Northern, Central
Pinus coulteri Coulter Pine Southern, Central
Pinus edulis Pinon Pine Southern
Pinus jeffreyi Jeffrey Pine Statewide
Pinus lambertiana Sugar Pine  
Pinus monophylla Singleleaf Pinon Pine Statewide
Pinus muricata Bishop Pine  
Pinus ponderosa Ponderosa Pine Statewide
Pinus torreyana Torrey Pine Southern Coast
Platanus racemosa California Sycamore Southern, Central
Pluchea odorata Salt Marsh Fleabane  
Polypodium californicum California Polypody Statewide
Polystichum munitum Western Sword Fern Statewide
Populus fremontii Western Cottonwood Statewide
Populus trichocarpa Black Cottonwood  
Potentilla glandulosa Sticky Cinquefoil Statewide
Prosopis glandulosa Mesquite Southern
Prunus ilicifolia ssp. ilicifolia Hollyleaf Cherry Statewide
Prunus ilicifolia ssp. lyonii Catalina Cherry Channel Islands
Pseudotsuga macrocarpa Big Cone Spruce Southern
Pycnantheumum californicum California Mint Statewide
Quercus agrifolia Coast Live Oak Statewide Coast
Quercus berberidifolia Scrub Oak Statewide
Quercus chrysolepis Canyon Live Oak  
Quercus dumosa Nuttall's Scrub Oak Statewide Coast
Quercus engelmannii Engelmann Oak Southern Foothills
Quercus kellogii California Black Oak  
Quercus palmeri Desert Oak/Palmer's Oak  
Quercus tomentella Island Oak  
Ranunculus californicus California Buttercup  
Rhamnus californica (now Frangula californica) California Coffeeberry Statewide
Rhamnus californica ‘Eve Case’ Eve Case Coffeeberry Horticultural, Saratoga
Rhamnus californica ‘Little Sur’ Little Sur Coffeeberry Horticultural, Monterey
Rhamnus californica 'Mound San Bruno' San Bruno Coffeeberry Horticulture
Rhamnus crocea Redberry Statewide
Rhamnus ilicifolia Hollyleaf Redberry Statewide
Rhus aromatica (Rhus trilobata) Basketbush  
Rhus integrifolia Lemonade Berry Southern
Rhus lentii Pink-flowered Sumac Baja California
Rhus ovata Sugarbush Southern
Rhus trilobata Basketbush Statewide
Ribes aureum var. gracillimum Golden Currant Statewide
Ribes indecorum White Flowering Currant Southern
Ribes malvaceum Chaparral Currant Statewide
Ribes sanguineum var. glutinosum Red Flowering Currant Northern
Ribes speciosum Fuchsia Flowering Gooseberry Southern, Central
Ribes thacherianum Santa Cruz Island Gooseberry Southern
Ribes viburnifolium Evergreen Currant Southern
Romneya coulteri Matilija Poppy Southern
Romneya coulteri 'White Cloud' White Cloud Matilija Poppy Horticultural
Rosa californica California Wild Rose Statewide
Rosa minutifolia Baja California Wild Rose Baja California, Otay
Rosa woodsii Interior Rose Statewide, High
Rubus ursinus California Blackberry Statewide
Salix exigua Sandbar Willow Statewide
Salix gooddingii Black Willow Statewide
Salix lasiolepis Arroyo Willow Statewide
Salvia apiana White Sage Southern
Salvia brandegeei Brandegee's Sage Southern, Baja California
Salvia cedrosensis Cedros Island Sage Baja California
Salvia clevelandii Cleveland Sage Southern
Salvia clevelandii 'Winifred Gilman' Winifred Gilman Cleveland Sage Horticultural
Salvia columbaria Chia  
Salvia leucophylla ‘Point Sal’ Point Sal Purple Sage Southern Coast
Salvia mellifera Black Sage Statewide
Salvia mellifera ‘Terra Seca’ Terra Seca Sage  
Salvia munzii Munz's Sage Southern
Salvia pachyphylla Rose Sage Southern, Baja California
Salvia sonomensis Creeping Sage Statewide
Salvia spathacea Hummingbird Sage Northern, Central
Salvia 'Allen Chickering' Allen Chickering Sage Hybrid
Salvia ‘Aromas’ Aromas Sage Hybrid
Salvia ‘Bee’s Bliss’ Bee's Bliss Sage Hybrid
Salvia 'Celestial Blue' Celestial Blue Sage Hybrid
Salvia ‘Dara’s Choice’ Dara's Choice Creeping Sage Hybrid
Salvia 'Gracias' Gracias Sage Hybrid
Salvia ‘Pozo Blue’ Pozo Blue Sage Hybrid
Salvia 'Vicky Romoi'. Vicky Romoi Sage  
Sambucus mexicana Mexican Elderberry Statewide
Sambucus nigra ssp. caerulea Elderberry  
Sarcocornia pacifica Pacific Pickleweed  
Sarcostemma cynanchoides ssp. hartwegii Vining Milkweed Statewide
Satureja chandleri San Miguel Savory Statewide
Satureja douglasii Yerba Buena Statewide
Scrophularia californica California Bee Plant Statewide
Senecio douglasii Sand-Wash Butterweed  
Senna armata Spiny Senna Southern
Sequoia sempervirens Coast Redwood  
Sidalcea malviflora Checkerbloom  
Simmondsia chinensis Jojoba Southern
Sisyrinchium bellum Blue-eyed Grass Statewide
Sisyrinchium californicum Golden-eyed Grass Northern
Solanum hindsianum Hinds' Nightshade  
Solanum parishii Purple Nightshade Statewide
Solanum wallacei Wallace's Nightshade  
Solanum xanti Purple Nightshade Southern
Solidago californica California Goldenrod Statewide
Solidago velutina ssp. californica California Goldenrod  
Sphaeralcea ambigua Desert Mallow Southern, Central
Sporobolus airoides Alkali Dropseed Statewide
Stachys ajugoides Hedge Nettle Statewide
Stachys bullata California Hedge Nettle  
Stipa cernua (Nassella cernua) Nodding Needlegrass  
Stipa lepida Foothill Needlegrass  
Stipa pulchra Purple Needlegrass  
Symphoricarpos albus var. laevigatus (S. rivularis) Common Snowberry Northern, Central
Symphoricarpos albus 'varigatas' Variegated Snowberry  
Symphoricarpos mollis Creeping Snowberry Statewide
Symphyotrichum chilensis California Aster  
Thalictrum fendleri Meadow-Rue Statewide
Trichostema lanatum Woolly Blue Curls Southern, Central
Umbellularia californica California Bay Laurel Statewide
Venegasia carpesioides Canyon Sunflower Southern
Verbena lilacina Lilac Verbena Baja California
Verbena lilacina 'De La Mina' Cedros Island Verbena  
Verbena menthifolia Mint-Leaf Vervain Southern
Viguiera laciniata San Diego Sunflower Southern, Baja
Vitis californica ‘Roger's Red’ Roger's Red Grape Horticultural, Mendocino
Vitis girdiana Desert Wild Grape Southern
Washingtonia armata Fan Palm  
Woodwardia fimbriata Giant Chain Fern Statewide
Xylococcus bicolor Mission Manzanita Southern Coast
Yucca brevifolia Joshua Tree  
Yucca schidigera Mohave Yucca Southern
Yucca whipplei Chaparral Candle Southern

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