Checklist of the Vascular Flora of Plum Canyon, Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

#FamilyScientific Name(*) Common Name#V#Pls
Lycopods
1SelagiSelaginella bigeloviiBigelow's spike-moss 99
2SelagiSelaginella eremophiladesert spike-moss 99
Ferns
3PteridCheilanthes covilleibeady lipfern213
4PteridCheilanthes parryiwoolly lipfern599
5PteridCheilanthes viscidasticky lipfern 1
6PteridNotholaena californica ssp. californica^California cloak fern 1
7PteridPellaea mucronata var. mucronatabird's-foot fern 1
Gymnosperms
8CupresJuniperus californicaCalifornia juniper199
9EphedrEphedra asperaMormon tea299
10EphedrEphedra californicadesert tea 2
Eudicots
11AcanthCarlowrightia arizonicaArizona carlowrightia 15
12AcanthJusticia californicachuparosa799
13AmaranAmaranthus fimbriatusfringed amaranth 99
14ApiaceApiastrum angustifoliumwild celery2 
15ApiaceLomatium mohavenseMojave lomatium 8
16ApocynMatelea parvifoliaspearleaf116
17AsteraAcamptopappus sphaerocephalus var. sphaerocephalusgoldenhead1 
18AsteraAdenophyllum porophylloidesSan Felipe dogweed299
19AsteraAmbrosia dumosaburroweed199
20AsteraAmbrosia salsola var. salsolacheesebush^199
21AsteraArtemisia ludoviciana ssp. albulawhite mugwort 25
22AsteraBaccharis brachyphyllashort-leaved baccharis 70
23AsteraBahiopsis parishiiParish's viguiera299
24AsteraBebbia juncea var. asperasweetbush199
25AsteraBrickellia atractyloides var. argutaCalifornia spear-leaved brickellia 11
26AsteraBrickellia frutescensshrubby brickellia140
27AsteraChaenactis carphoclinia var. carphocliniapebble pincushion 5
28AsteraChaenactis fremontiiFremont pincushion199
29AsteraEncelia farinosabrittlebush199
30AsteraEricameria brachylepisboundary goldenbush^ 99
31AsteraEricameria paniculatablackbanded rabbitbrush 20
32AsteraEriophyllum wallacei var. rubellum^Wallace's woolly daisy^399
33AsteraGutierrezia californicaCalifornia matchweed 99
34AsteraLasthenia gracilisgoldfields199
35AsteraLogfia depressadwarf filago 1
36AsteraLogfia filaginoidesCalifornia filago 99
37AsteraMalacothrix glabratadesert dandelion299
38AsteraMonoptilon bellioidesdesert star1 
39AsteraPectis papposa var. papposachinch-weed 10
40AsteraPerityle emoryiEmory's rock-daisy11
41AsteraPleurocoronis plurisetaarrow-leaf1 
42AsteraPorophyllum gracileodora240
43AsteraRafinesquia neomexicanadesert chicory3 
44AsteraSenecio californicusCalifornia groundsel15
45AsteraStephanomeria exigua ssp. exiguaslender wreathplant 2
46AsteraStephanomeria pauciflorawire-lettuce 25
47AsteraTrichoptilium incisumyellow-head1 
48AsteraTrixis californica var. californicaCalifornia trixis430
49BignonChilopsis linearis ssp. arcuatadesert-willow 4
50BoragiAmsinckia intermediacommon fiddleneck125
51BoragiAmsinckia tessellata var. tessellatabristly fiddleneck TGT
52BoragiCryptantha barbigera var. barbigerabearded cryptantha35
53BoragiCryptantha decipiensgravel cryptantha1 
54BoragiCryptantha micrantha var. micranthared-root cryptantha KM
55BoragiCryptantha muricataprickly cryptantha1 
56BoragiCryptantha pterocarya var. cyclopteraTucson wing-nut cryptantha 10
57BoragiEmmenanthe penduliflora var. penduliflorawhispering bells220
58BoragiEucrypta chrysanthemifolia var. bipinnatifidaeucrypta18
59BoragiNama demissum var. demissumpurple mat215
60BoragiPectocarya platycarpabroad-fruited combseed KM
61BoragiPectocarya recurvatacurvenut combseed22
62BoragiPectocarya setosamoth combseed1 
63BoragiPhacelia distanscommon phacelia499
64BoragiPhacelia minorwild canterbury bells213
65BoragiPhacelia pedicellatapedicellate phacelia1 
66BoragiPholistoma membranaceumwhite fiesta flower499
67BrassiBoechera perennansperennial rock-cress^ 22
68BrassiBrassica tournefortii*Asian mustard 99
69BrassiCaulanthus cooperiCooper's jewel-flower22
70BrassiCaulanthus halliiHall's caulanthus 7
71BrassiCaulanthus lasiophyllusCalifornia mustard22
72BrassiDescurainia pinnataalkali western tansy-mustard 2
73BrassiLepidium lasiocarpum ssp. lasiocarpumhairy-podded pepper-grass^120
74BrassiLyrocarpa coulteriCoulter's lyrepod1 
75BrassiThysanocarpus curvipesfringe-pod27
76BrassiTropidocarpum gracileslender tropidocarpum KM
77CactacCylindropuntia bigeloviiteddy-bear cholla199
78CactacCylindropuntia californica var. parkericane cholla 2
79CactacCylindropuntia ganderiGander's cholla199
80CactacEchinocereus engelmanniiEngelmann's hedgehog cactus399
81CactacFerocactus cylindraceusCalifornia barrel cactus299
82CactacMammillaria dioicaCalifornia fish-hook cactus112
83CactacMammillaria tetrancistrafish-hook cactus13
84CactacOpuntia basilaris var. basilarisbeavertail cactus280
85CactacOpuntia engelmannii var. engelmanniiEngelmann prickly-pear 8
86CactacOpuntia phaeacanthadesert prickly-pear 15
87CampanNemacladus glanduliferusglandular nemacladus5 
88CampanNemacladus rubescensdesert nemacladus21
89CrassuCrassula connatapygmy-weed1 
90CrassuDudleya saxosa ssp. aloidesdesert dudleya144
91EuphorBernardia incanawestern bernardia^ 12
92EuphorChamaesyce melanadeniared-gland spurge 40
93EuphorChamaesyce micromeraSonoran spurge 99
94EuphorChamaesyce polycarpasmall-seeded spurge299
95EuphorChamaesyce setilobastarfish (Yuma) spurge225
96EuphorDitaxis lanceolatanarrowleaf ditaxis680
97EuphorDitaxis neomexicanaNew Mexico ditaxis199
98EuphorEuphorbia erianthabeetle spurge199
99EuphorStillingia linearifolialinear-leaved stillingia250
100FabaceAcmispon glaber var. brevialatusshort-winged deerweed^599
101FabaceAcmispon maritimus var. brevivexillusshort-bannered coastal lotus1 
102FabaceAcmispon rigidusdesert lotus 5
103FabaceAcmispon strigosusstrigose lotus499
104FabaceAstragalus palmeriPalmer's milk-vetch11
105FabaceDalea mollissimadowny dalea 2
106FabaceLupinus arizonicusArizona lupine1 
107FabaceLupinus concinnusbajada lupine 40
108FabaceLupinus sparsiflorusCoulter's lupine3 
109FabaceMarina parryiParry's marina799
110FabaceProsopis glandulosa var. torreyanahoney mesquite11
111FabacePsorothamnus schottiiindigo bush399
112FabacePsorothamnus spinosussmoke tree 10
113FabaceSenegalia greggiicatclaw 99
114FabaceSenna covesiiCoves's cassia236
115FouquiFouquieria splendens ssp. splendensocotillo 99
116GeraniErodium cicutarium*redstem filaree199
117GeraniErodium texanumTexas filaree 2
118KramerKrameria bicolorwhite rhatany 99
119KramerKrameria erectaPima rhatany1 
120LamiacHyptis emoryidesert-lavender399
121LamiacSalvia apianawhite sage399
122LamiacSalvia columbariaechia199
123LoasacMentzelia albicauliswhite-stemmed blazing star 3
124LoasacMentzelia veatchianaVeatch's blazing star1 
125LoasacPetalonyx thurberi ssp. thurberiThurber's sandpaper-plant1 
126MalvacAyenia compactaayenia115
127MalvacHibiscus denudatusrock hibiscus 3
128MalvacSphaeralcea ambigua var. ambiguaapricot mallow220
129MollugMollugo cerviana*carpet-weed 35
130MontiaCalyptridium monandrumsand cress130
131MontiaCalyptridium parryi var. arizonicumArizona sand cress^2 
132NyctagAllionia incarnatatrailing four o'clock 5
133NyctagBoerhavia coulteri var. palmeriCoulter's spiderling 99
134NyctagBoerhavia triquetra var. intermediafivewing spiderling 99
135NyctagMirabilis laevis var. retrorsaBigelow's desert four-o'clock250
136NyctagMirabilis laevis var. villosaBigelow's desert four-o'clock1 
137OleaceMenodora scabra var. glabrescensbroom twinberry1 
138OnagraCamissoniopsis ignotaJurupa Hills sun-cups^12
139OnagraCamissoniopsis pallida ssp. pallidapale sun-cup 50
140OnagraChylismia claviformis ssp. peirsoniibrown-eyed primrose21
141OnagraEulobus californicusCalifornia suncup199
142OrobanCastilleja foliolosawoolly Indian paintbrush1 
143PapaveEschscholzia minutiflora ssp. minutiflora^small-flowered poppy499
144PapaveEschscholzia parishiiParish's poppy2 
145PhrymaMimulus bigelovii var. bigeloviiBigelow's monkeyflower230
146PlantaAntirrhinum filipesdesert twining snapdragon1 
147PlantaMohavea confertifloraghost flower1 
148PolemoEriastrum eremicum ssp. eremicumdesert woolly-star399
149PolemoGilia stellatastar gilia113
150PolemoLangloisia setosissima ssp. setosissimabristly langloisia TGT
151PolemoLoeseliastrum schottiiSchott's calico TGT
152PolygoCentrostegia thurberired triangles1 
153PolygoChorizanthe brevicornu var. brevicornubrittle spineflower1 
154PolygoChorizanthe fimbriata var. laciniatalace-fringed spineflower2 
155PolygoEriogonum davidsoniiDavidson's buckwheat 5
156PolygoEriogonum fasciculatum var. polifoliumCalifornia buckwheat199
157PolygoEriogonum inflatumdesert trumpet250
158PolygoEriogonum plumatellayucca buckwheat3 
159PolygoEriogonum thomasiiThomas' buckwheat1 
160PolygoEriogonum wrightii var. nodosumWright's buckwheat299
161PolygoPterostegia drymarioidesthreadstem 2
162RanuncDelphinium parishii ssp. subglobosumintermediate larkspur 20
163RhamnaZiziphus parryi var. parryilotebush15
164RosaceColeogyne ramosissimablack brush199
165RosacePrunus fremontiidesert apricot799
166RubiacGalium stellatumstar-flowered bedstraw499
167RutaceThamnosma montanaturpentine broom342
168SimmonSimmondsia chinensisjojoba190
169SolanaLycium andersoniiAnderson's desert-thorn150
170SolanaLycium cooperiCooper's box-thorn15
171SolanaNicotiana obtusifoliadesert tobacco 7
172SolanaPhysalis crassifoliathick-leaved ground cherry250
173UrticaParietaria hespera var. hesperapellitory140
174ViscacPhoradendron californicumdesert mistletoe140
175ZygophLarrea tridentatacreosote bush299
Monocots
176AgavacAgave deserti var. desertidesert agave199
177AgavacYucca schidigeraMohave yucca199
178AlliacAllium fimbriatum var. fimbriatumfringed onion 1
179PoaceaAristida adscensionissix-weeks three-awn 1
180PoaceaAristida purpureapurple three-awn 40
181PoaceaBouteloua aristidoides var. aristidoidesneedle grama 1
182PoaceaBromus madritensis ssp. rubens*red brome 99
183PoaceaDasyochloa pulchellafluff grass1 
184PoaceaHilaria rigidabig galleta 18
185PoaceaMelica frutescenstall melica325
186PoaceaMuhlenbergia microspermalittleseed muhly 11
187PoaceaPoa secunda ssp. secundaone-sided bluegrass 20
188PoaceaSchismus barbatus*Mediterranean schismus 99
189PoaceaStipa parishii var. parishiiParish's needlegrass^ 20
190PoaceaStipa speciosadesert needlegrass230
191ThemidMuilla maritimamuilla 3
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Updated 25 March 2013.