Grand Canyon Flora: Upper North Kaibab Trail

#FamScientific Name(*)Common NameMax
Elev. (ft)
1DryWoodsia oreganaOregon cliff fern8300
2PteJuniperus osteospermaUtah juniper7800
3PteJuniperus scopulorumRocky Mountain juniper8500
4PtePinus edulistwo-needle pinyon pine7700
5PtePseudotsuga menziesii var. glaucaRocky Mountain Douglas-fir9150
6SelAcer grandidentatum8100
7CupAcer negundo var. californicumbox elder7900
8EphAletes macdougalii ssp. macdougaliiMacDougal's Indian parsley8600
9PinPseudocymopterus montanus9000
10AmaPteryxia petraearockloving wavewing7200
11AmaAsclepias latifolia6400
12AnaAcourtia wrightiibrownfoot6000
13ApiAgeratina herbaceafragrant snakeroot8500
14ApiAgoseris glauca var. laciniata9000
15AscAntennaria parvifolia9100
16AscArtemisia ludovicianasilver wormwood5500
17AstBahia dissectaragged-leaf bahia9000
18AstBrickellia californicaCalifornia brickellbush7100
19AstBrickellia grandiflora7600
20AstBrickellia microphylla var. scabra5600
21AstCirsium arizonicum var. nidulumArizona thistle8200
22AstCirsium wheeleri9000
23AstEricameria nauseosa ssp. consimilis var. leiospermacommon rabbitbrush
24AstEricameria parryi var. nevadensis8000
25AstErigeron formosissimus9100
26AstEurybia glaucaGray’s aster3800
27AstGutierrezia sarothraematchweed8000
28AstHeliomeris multiflora8500
29AstHesperodoria scopulorumGrand Canyon glowweed6700
30AstHymenoxys cooperiCooper’s rubberweed7500
31AstMachaeranthera bigelovii var. mucronata8900
32AstMachaeranthera canescenshoary-aster8000
33AstPackera multilobataBasin butterweed9000
34AstPerityle congestaGrand Canyon rock-daisy9000
35AstSolidago canadensis var. scabra8500
36AstBetula occidentaliswater birch
37AstOstrya knowltoniiKnowlton hop hornbeam7200
38AstCryptantha capitatacapitate cryptantha6000
39AstLithospermum multiflorum8500
40AstCapsella bursa-pastoris*shepherd's purse7000
41AstChorispora tenella*crossflower3840
42AstDraba asprella8800
43AstSisymbrium altissimum*tumble-mustard7500
44AstStanleya pinnataprince's plume5400
45AstSambucus nigra ssp. canadensis
46AstSymphoricarpos longiflorusdesert snowberry7800
47AstSymphoricarpos rotundifoliusmountain snowberry8250
48AstChenopodium berlandieripit-seed goosefoot
49AstChenopodium fremontiiFremont's goosefoot8000
50AstArctostaphylos pungensMexican manzanita8250
51AstChamaesyce fendleri7400
52AstEuphorbia brachycera8200
53BerAstragalus calycosusTorrey's milkvetch8000
54BetAstragalus lentiginosus var. oropediifreckled milk-vetch8400
55BorAstragalus sabulonumgravel milk-vetch6950
56BorCercis orbiculatawestern redbud5200
57BorRobinia neomexicanadesert locust8500
58BorQuercus turbinellashrub live oak8000
59BorGarrya flavescensashy silk tassel7800
60BorFrasera speciosa8500
61BorErodium cicutarium*redstem filaree7600
62BraGeranium caespitosum8500
63BraRibes cereum var. pedicellarewhisky currant8000
64BraHedeoma drummondiiDrummond's false pennyroyal7600
65BraMonardella glauca
66BraLinum lewisiiLewis' flax9000
67BraMalva neglecta*common mallow8500
68BraFraxinus cuspidatafragrant ash7500
69BraArgemone arizonicaRoaring Springs prickly-poppy5500
70BraIpomopsis arizonicaArizona scarlet gilia8300
71BraEriogonum heermannii var. subracemosum8350
72BraEriogonum microthecum var. simpsoniiSimpson's buckwheat8800
73BraPrimula specuicola7600
74CacAquilegia triternata7500
75CacClematis ligusticifoliavirgin's bower7900
76CacThalictrum fendleriFendler's meadow-rue8500
77CacCeanothus fendleri
78CacCeanothus martinii8500
79CapFrangula betulifolia ssp. obovatabirchleaf buckthorn6500
80CapCercocarpus ledifoliuscurl-leaf mountain-mahogany8800
81CarCercocarpus montanustrue mountain-mahogany7000
82CarPetrophyton caespitosumrock spiraea7800
83CarRosa woodsii var. ultramontanainterior rose8500
84CheKelloggia galioidesbreakfast bedstraw8450
85ChePtelea trifoliata8150
86ChePtelea trifoliata ssp. pallida8150
87CheHeuchera rubescens var. versicolorcoral bells8300
88CroCastilleja linariifoliaWyoming paintbrush8400
89EupCordylanthus parvifloruspurple bird's-beak7400
90EupMimulus guttatuscommon monkeyflower5200
91EupPenstemon rostriflorusbeaked penstemon7900
92EupPhysalis hederifolia var. fendleriFendler's ivy-leaf tomatillo-
93FabCarex curatorum8400
94FabMaianthemum stellatumlittle false-solomon's-seal8900
95FabCorallorrhiza maculata
96FabCalamagrostis scopulorum8800
97FabPoa fendlerianamutton grass9000
98FabPoa pratensis*Kentucky blue grass8800
http://tchester.org/gc/plants/flora/n_kaibab_upper.html
Last Update: 12 August 2017