The Flora of the PCT: A2 Highway 94 to Lake Morena: Plant Trail Order

See The Flora of the PCT: A2 Highway 94 to Lake Morena for an introduction to this checklist.

This version of the Checklist is in order of plants along the trail, from Highway 94 to Lake Morena.

The column ID? gives the uncertainty of the determination; see abbreviation for the determination uncertainties.

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#FamilScientific Name(*)Common NameID?
1PoaceAvena barbata*slender wild oats 
2AgavaHesperoyucca whippleichaparral yucca 
3AgavaYucca schidigeraMohave yucca 
4FabacAcmispon glaber var. brevialatusshort-winged deerweed 
5PoaceBromus madritensis ssp. rubens*red brome 
6AsterCorethrogyne filaginifoliaCalifornia-aster 
7BoragCryptantha intermedia var. intermediapopcorn flowersp
8PolygEriogonum fasciculatum var. polifoliumCalifornia buckwheatssp
9ChenoSalsola tragus*Russian thistle 
10AsterAmbrosia acanthicarpabur-ragweed 
11CactaCylindropuntia californica var. parkericane cholla 
12GeranErodium cicutarium*redstem filaree 
13OnagrCamissonia strigulosastrigose suncupsp
14BrassLepidium virginicumwild pepper-grasssp
15LamiaSalvia apianawhite sage 
16OnagrEulobus californicusCalifornia suncup 
17OnagrCamissoniopsis hirtellafield suncupsp
18AsterUropappus lindleyisilver puffs 
19AsterRafinesquia californicaCalifornia chicory 
20BrassHirschfeldia incana*shortpod mustard 
21AsterGutierrezia californicaCalifornia matchweed 
22RosacAdenostoma fasciculatumchamise 
23FagacQuercus acutidensTorrey's scrub oaksp
24RubiaGalium angustifolium ssp. angustifoliumnarrowleaf bedstrawsp
25ThemiDichelostemma capitatum ssp. capitatumblue dicks 
26PteriPellaea mucronata var. mucronatabird's-foot fern~
27AnacaRhus ovatasugar bush 
28LamiaSalvia columbariaechia 
29AsterAcourtia microcephalapurple head 
30AsterStephanomeria exigua ssp. deaneislender wreathplantsp
31FabacLupinus truncatuscollar lupine~
32AsterStylocline gnaphaloideseverlasting nest-straw 
33PolygPterostegia drymarioidesthreadstem 
34PoaceStipa speciosadesert needlegrass 
35PaeonPaeonia californicaCalifornia peony 
36AsterGeraea viscidasticky geraea 
37CucurMarah macrocarpawild-cucumber 
38AsterTetradymia comosacotton-thorn 
39BoragPhacelia parryiParry's phacelia 
40OnagrClarkia delicatadelicate clarkia 
41PoaceBromus diandrus*ripgut brome 
42AsterEriophyllum confertiflorum var. confertiflorumgolden yarrow 
43ConvoCuscuta californicaCalifornia doddersp
44BoragPhacelia distanscommon phaceliasp
45CapriLonicera subspicata var. denudatasouthern honeysuckle 
46BoragAmsinckia retrorsasmall-flowered fiddlenecksp
47PhrymMimulus aurantiacus var. pubescenshairy bush monkeyflowersp
48PteriCheilanthes clevelandiiscaly lipfernsp
49FagacQuercus agrifoliacoast live oakssp
50PoaceMelica imperfectacoast-range melic 
51GarryGarrya veatchiicanyon silktasselsp
52PlantKeckiella ternata var. ternatawhorledleaf penstemon 
53FabacLathyrus splendenspride-of-California 
54AsterHazardia squarrosa var. grindelioidessaw-toothed goldenbush 
55RhamnRhamnus ilicifoliahollyleaf redberry 
56PlantKeckiella antirrhinoides var. antirrhinoideschaparral beardtongue 
57PlantCollinsia concolorsouthern Chinese houses 
58BoragNemophila menziesii var. integrifoliababy blue eyes 
59AsterCirsium occidentale var. californicumCalifornia thistle~
60RhamnCeanothus perplexanscupped-leaf ceanothus 
61AsterEricameria linearifolianarrowleaf goldenbush 
62AnacaToxicodendron diversilobumpoison oak 
63AnacaRhus aromaticabasketbush 
64SolanSolanum umbelliferumblue-witch nightshade 
65BrassCapsella bursa-pastoris*shepherd's purse 
66BrassCaulanthus lasiophyllusCalifornia mustard 
67PapavEschscholzia californicaCalifornia poppy 
68EricaArctostaphylos glaucabigberry manzanita~
69EricaArctostaphylos glandulosaEastwood manzanita~
70SalicSalix laevigatared willowsp
71MontiClaytonia parviflora ssp. parvifloranarrow-leaved miner's lettucesp
72SalicPopulus fremontii ssp. fremontiiFremont cottonwood 
73CaryoStellaria pallida*pale starwortsp
74BrassSisymbrium irio*London rocket 
75ApocyVinca major*greater periwinkle 
76AsterArtemisia douglasianamugwort 
77PolygRumex crispus*curly docksp
78RosacRubus ursinusCalifornia blackberrysp
79CyperCarex triquetratriangular-fruit sedgesp
80FabacMelilotus indicus*sourclover~
81AsterArtemisia tridentatabig sagebrush 
82FabacLupinus bicolordwarf lupine 
83FabacAstragalus douglasii var. parishiiParish' Jacumba milk-vetchsp
84PoaceStipa coronatagiant needlegrass~
85AsterChaenactis artemisiifoliameally white pincushion 
86PolygChorizanthe fimbriata var. laciniatalace-fringed spineflower 
87BoragEriodictyon trichocalyx var. lanatumsmoothleaf yerba santa 
88PhrymMimulus brevipeswide-throated yellow monkeyflower 
89FabacLupinus hirsutissimusstinging lupine 
90RhamnCeanothus leucodermischaparral whitethorn 
91PolemEriastrum filifoliumlavender woolly-starsp
92AsterEriophyllum wallaceiWallace's woolly daisyssp
93PoaceFestuca myuros*rattail fescuesp
94ApiacLomatium dasycarpum ssp. dasycarpumwoolly-fruited lomatium 
95PolygRumex salicifoliuswillow-leaved docksp
96FabacAcmispon argophyllus var. argophyllussouthern California silver-lotus 
97PlantAntirrhinum nuttallianum ssp. nuttallianumpurple snapdragon 
98ApiacTauschia argutasouthern tauschia 
99LamiaTrichostema parishiiParish's bluecurls 
100RanunClematis lasianthavirgin's bower~
101RubiaGalium porrigens var. porrigensgraceful bedstrawsp
102AsterArtemisia californicaCalifornia sagebrush 
103AsterEricameria brachylepisboundary goldenbush~
104AsterPseudognaphalium biolettiibicolored everlasting~
105PapavEschscholzia caespitosatufted eschscholzia~
106AsterChaenactis glabriuscula var. glabriusculayellow pincushion 
107ConvoCalystegia longipesPiute morning-glory~
108BrassBoechera californicaCalifornia elegant rock-cress~
109CrassDudleya pulverulentaCalifornia chalk lettuce 
110PteriPentagramma triangularis ssp. maxoniiMaxon's silverback fernssp
111BrassThysanocarpus laciniatuslace-podsp
112RanunDelphinium parryi ssp. parryiblue larkspursp
113BrassNasturtium officinalewater cress 
114OnagrEpilobium canum ssp. canumCalifornia fuchsia 
115AsterBaccharis sergiloidesdesert baccharis 
116CyperEleocharis macrostachyacommon spikerushsp
117JuncaJuncus oxymerispointed rushsp
118OnagrEpilobium ciliatum ssp. ciliatumwillowherb 
119CyperSchoenoplectus californicusCalifornia tule 
120AsterAmbrosia psilostachyawestern ragweed?
121DatisDatisca glomerataDurango root 
122PlantVeronica anagallis-aquatica*water speedwell 
123AsterLactuca serriola*prickly lettuce 
124PoaceLamarckia aurea*goldentop 
125RosacRosa californicaCalifornia wild rose 
126AsterBrickellia californicaCalifornia brickellbush 
127AsterCentaurea melitensis*tocalote 
128AsterErigeron foliosus var. foliosusleafy daisy 
129AsterPseudognaphalium californicumCalifornia everlasting~
130PoaceMuhlenbergia rigensdeergrass 
131AsterHelianthus gracilentusslender sunflower 
132BoragEmmenanthe penduliflora var. penduliflorawhispering bells 
133NyctaMirabilis laevis var. crassifoliaCalifornia four o'clock 
134PlantAntirrhinum coulterianumCoulter's snapdragon 
135OrobaCastilleja exserta ssp. exsertapurple owl's-clover 
136ScropScrophularia californicaCalifornia bee plant 
137CactaOpuntia phaeacanthadesert prickly-pear 
138MalvaMalacothamnus aboriginumIndian Valley bush mallow 
139OrobaCordylanthus rigidus ssp. setigerusbristly bird's beak 
140RosacHeteromeles arbutifoliatoyon 
141PapavEhrendorferia chrysanthagolden ear drops 
142PlantPenstemon spectabilis var. spectabilisshowy penstemon 
143AsterHeterotheca grandifloratelegraph weed 
144CistaHelianthemum scopariumrush-rose 
145LamiaStachys rigida var. rigida, var. quercetorumrigid hedge-nettle 
146AsterSonchus oleraceus*sow thistle 
147AsterBaccharis salicifolia ssp. salicifoliamule fat 
148 Similar to a Senecio with a yellow ray?
149PapavMeconella denticulatasmall-flowered meconella 
150CrassDudleya saxosa ssp. aloidesdesert dudleya~
151AlliaAllium haematochitonred-skinned onion~
152FagacQuercus cornelius-mulleridesert scrub oaksp
153JuncaJuncus mexicanusMexican rush~
154PapavArgemone munitaprickly poppy 
155LamiaSalvia munziiMunz's sage 
156BoragPhacelia imbricata ssp. patulaimbricate phacelia 
157OnagrClarkia purpurea ssp. quadrivulnerapurple clarkia 
158RanunThalictrum fendleri var. polycarpummeadow-rue 
159RosacCercocarpus betuloides var. betuloidesbirch-leaf mountain-mahogany 
160RubiaGalium andrewsii ssp. andrewsiiphlox-leaved bedstraw 
161 lvs that look like Apiaceae?
162RosacAdenostoma sparsifoliumred shanks 
163AsterArtemisia dracunculuswild tarragon 
164OrobaCastilleja foliolosawoolly Indian paintbrush~
165RosacDrymocallis glandulosa var. reflexasticky cinquefoilssp
166RanunDelphinium cardinalescarlet larkspur 
167RhamnCeanothus oliganthushairy ceanothus 
168 Leaves that look like Caryophyllaceae?
169AlliaAllium peninsulare var. peninsulareMexicali onion~
170CrassDudleya edulisladies fingers 
171SelagSelaginella bigeloviiBigelow's spike-moss 
172BoragEucrypta chrysanthemifolia var. chrysanthemifoliaeucrypta 
173PlataPlatanus racemosawestern sycamore 
174PoaceStipa lepidafoothill needlegrass~
175 Apiaceae sp.?
176LiliaCalochortus splendenssplendid mariposa lily~
177AsterMatricaria discoidea*pineapple weed 
178TyphaTypha latifoliabroadleaf cattail 
179FagacQuercus engelmanniiEngelmann oak~
180EuphoChamaesyce albomarginatarattlesnake weed 
181BrassThysanocarpus curvipesfringe-pod 
182BrassStreptanthus campestrissouthern jewel-flowersp
183GrossRibes indecorumwhite-flowering currant 
184RubiaGalium aparinecommon bedstraw 
185PolemGilia capitata ssp. abrotanifoliaglobe gilia 
186BrassSisymbrium altissimum*tumble-mustard 
The following additional species were found from the survey starting at Lake Morena, and are in the order recorded on that survey
187RosacPrunus ilicifolia ssp. ilicifoliahollyleaf cherry 
188LamiaLamium amplexicaule*henbit 
189DryopDryopteris argutaCalifornia wood fern~
190PteriPellaea andromedifoliacoffee fern~
191CrassCrassula connatapygmy-weed 
192PoaceAristida purpurea var. parishiiParish three-awn~


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