The Flora of the PCT: A5 Kitchen Creek Road to Mt. Laguna (Desert Overlook): Area Flora

#FamilScientific Name(*)Common Name#V#Trl
Lycophytes
1SelagSelaginella asprellabluish spike-moss2 
2SelagSelaginella bigeloviiBigelow's spike-moss1sp119
Ferns
3PteriCheilanthes clevelandiiscaly lipfern1 
4PteriCheilanthes covilleibeady lipfern1 
5PteriPellaea mucronata var. mucronatabird's-foot fern2~171
6PteriPentagramma triangularis ssp. rebmaniiRebman's silverback fern1 
Gymnosperms
7CupreCalocedrus decurrensincense-cedar2122
8CupreJuniperus californicaCalifornia juniper1 
9EphedEphedra californicadesert tea4 
10PinacPinus coulteriCoulter pine2 
11PinacPinus jeffreyiJeffrey pine 5
12PinacPinus quadrifoliaParry pinyon pine9105
Eudicots
13AdoxaSambucus nigra ssp. caeruleablue elderberry1 
14AmaraAmaranthus californicusCalifornia amaranth1 
15AnacaRhus aromaticabasketbush284
16AnacaRhus ovatasugar bush2168
17ApiacLomatium dasycarpum ssp. dasycarpumwoolly-fruited lomatium 154
18ApiacLomatium lucidumshiny lomatium2 
19ApiacOenanthe sarmentosawater-parsley1 
20ApiacOsmorhiza brachypodaCalifornia sweet-cicely2112
21ApiacSanicula graveolensSierra sanicle1 
22ApiacTauschia argutasouthern tauschia2172
23ApiacTauschia parishiiParish's tauschia1 
24ApiacYabea microcarpaCalifornia hedge-parsley1 
25AsterAchillea millefoliumyarrow113
26AsterAgoseris grandiflora var. grandifloragrand mountain dandelion1 
27AsterAgoseris retrorsaspear-leaved mountain dandelion387
28AsterAnisocoma acaulisscale-bud2 
29AsterArtemisia dracunculuswild tarragon271
30AsterArtemisia ludoviciana ssp. incomptamountain mugwort 12
31AsterArtemisia ludoviciana ssp. ludovicianasilver wormwood2 
32AsterArtemisia tridentatabig sagebrush 141
33AsterChaenactis artemisiifoliameally white pincushion1169
34AsterChaenactis glabriuscula var. glabriusculayellow pincushion1 
35AsterCirsium occidentale var. californicumCalifornia thistle348
36AsterCirsium scariosumelk thistle1 
37AsterCirsium vulgare*bull thistle ~89
38AsterCorethrogyne filaginifoliaCalifornia-aster319
39AsterDieteria asteroides var. lagunensisLaguna Mtns. aster9138
40AsterEricameria cuneata var. macrocephalaLaguna Mtns. goldenbush644
41AsterEricameria cuneata var. spathulatawide-leaved rock goldenbush1 
42AsterEricameria linearifolianarrowleaf goldenbush5178
43AsterEricameria parishii var. parishiiParish's goldenbush 109
44AsterEricameria pinifoliapine goldenbush sp165
45AsterErigeron foliosus var. foliosusleafy daisy540
46AsterEriophyllum confertiflorum var. confertiflorumgolden yarrow318
47AsterGeraea viscidasticky geraea4170
48AsterGutierrezia californicaCalifornia matchweed193
49AsterGutierrezia sarothraematchweed1 
50AsterHazardia squarrosa var. grindelioidessaw-toothed goldenbush2150
51AsterHelianthus gracilentusslender sunflower195
52AsterHulsea californicaSan Diego sunflower4 
53AsterHymenothrix wrightiiWright's thimblehead286
54AsterLactuca serriola*prickly lettuce 81
55AsterLasthenia gracilisgoldfields 182
56AsterLessingia glandulifera var. glanduliferasticky lessingia1 
57AsterLogfia filaginoidesCalifornia filago1V
58AsterPentachaeta aureagolden daisy2 
59AsterPseudognaphalium beneolensfragrant everlasting ~193
60AsterPseudognaphalium luteoalbum*common cudweed sp164
61AsterRafinesquia californicaCalifornia chicory ~192
62AsterSolidago velutina ssp. californicagoldenrod1115
63AsterStephanomeria exigua ssp. deaneislender wreathplant 77
64AsterStephanomeria virgata ssp. pleurocarpatwiggy wreath plant 92
65AsterTetradymia canescensspineless horsebrush2 
66AsterTragopogon dubius*yellow salsify 68
67AsterUropappus lindleyisilver puffs23
68BoragCryptantha intermedia var. intermediapopcorn flower750
69BoragCryptantha micrantha var. lepidamountain red-root cryptantha6 
70BoragCryptantha muricata var. jonesiiJones' prickly-nut cryptantha3 
71BoragCryptantha simulanspine cryptantha1 
72BoragEmmenanthe penduliflora var. penduliflorawhispering bells1184
73BoragEriodictyon parryipoodle-dog bush  
74BoragEriodictyon trichocalyx var. lanatumsmoothleaf yerba santa962
75BoragNemophila menziesii var. integrifoliababy blue eyes4106
76BoragPhacelia brachylobashort-lobed phacelia3 
77BoragPhacelia cicutaria var. hispidacaterpillar phacelia1V
78BoragPhacelia curvipescurve-stem phacelia578
79BoragPhacelia davidsoniiDavidson's phacelia6 
80BoragPhacelia distanscommon phacelia2126
81BoragPhacelia imbricata ssp. patulaimbricate phacelia216
82BoragPhacelia parryiParry's phacelia sp187
83BoragPhacelia ramosissimabranching phacelia1144
84BrassAthysanus pusillusdwarf athysanus1 
85BrassBoechera californicaCalifornia elegant rock-cress394
86BrassBoechera perennansperennial rock-cress2107
87BrassCaulanthus heterophyllus var. heterophyllusSan Diego jewelflower1sp188
88BrassDescurainia pinnatawestern tansy-mustard1151
89BrassErysimum capitatum var. capitatumwestern wallflower8130
90BrassHirschfeldia incana*shortpod mustard 139
91BrassLepidium perfoliatum*Klamath pepper-grass1 
92BrassLepidium virginicum ssp. menziesiiwild pepper-grass233
93BrassNasturtium officinalewater cress1 
94BrassRaphanus raphanistrum*yellow wild radish2 
95BrassSisymbrium altissimum*tumble-mustard 42
96BrassStreptanthus bernardinusLaguna Mtns. jewel-flower1 
97BrassStreptanthus campestrissouthern jewel-flower1149
98BrassThysanocarpus curvipesfringe-pod sp179
99CactaCylindropuntia californica var. parkericane cholla 196
100CactaOpuntia phaeacanthadesert prickly-pear 64
101CapriLonicera subspicata var. denudatasouthern honeysuckle429
102CapriSymphoricarpos albus var. laevigatussnowberry 96
103CapriSymphoricarpos rotundifolius var. parishiiParish's snowberry2 
104CaryoCerastium glomeratum*mouse-ear chickweed sp135
105CaryoSilene laciniata ssp. laciniatasouthern Indian pink1 
106CaryoSilene verecundawhite catch-fly157
107ChenoChenopodium berlandieri var. sinuatumpit-seed goosefoot2 
108ChenoChenopodium berlandieri var. zschackeipit-seed goosefoot4 
109ChenoChenopodium californicumCalifornia goosefoot1 
110ChenoChenopodium fremontiiFremont's goosefoot3 
111ChenoChenopodium hiansgaping goosefoot5 
112ChenoChenopodium pratericolameadow goosefoot4 
113ConvoCalystegia longipesPiute morning-glory1 
114ConvoCalystegia occidentalis ssp. fulcratawestern morning-glory223
115ConvoCuscuta californicaCalifornia dodder sp73
116CrassDudleya abramsii ssp. abramsiiAbrams' dudleya370
117CrassDudleya pulverulentaCalifornia chalk lettuce1 
118CucurMarah macrocarpawild-cucumber 175
119DatisDatisca glomerataDurango root4 
120EricaArctostaphylos glandulosa ssp. adamsiiLaguna manzanita947
121EricaArctostaphylos glandulosa ssp. cushingianaCushing manzanita1V
122EricaArctostaphylos glandulosa ssp. glandulosaEastwood manzanita2 
123EricaArctostaphylos glandulosa ssp. leucophylla4 
124EricaArctostaphylos glaucabigberry manzanita1 
125EricaArctostaphylos patulagreen-leaf manzanita1 
126EricaArctostaphylos pringlei ssp. drupaceapink-bracted manzanita9 
127EricaArctostaphylos pungensMexican manzanita1 
128EuphoEuphorbia lathyris*gopher plant1 
129EuphoEuphorbia luridawoodland spurge5 
130FabacAcmispon americanus var. americanusSpanish clover1 
131FabacAcmispon argophyllus var. argophyllussouthern California silver-lotus1~177
132FabacAcmispon glaber var. brevialatusshort-winged deerweed1173
133FabacAcmispon heermannii var. heermanniisilky lotus3 
134FabacAcmispon nevadensis var. nevadensisSierra Nevada lotus388
135FabacAcmispon strigosusstrigose lotus4V101
136FabacAcmispon wrangelianusCalifornia lotus2 
137FabacAstragalus douglasii var. parishiiParish' Jacumba milk-vetch5127
138FabacLathyrus vestitus var. alefeldiiSan Diego pea322
139FabacLupinus bicolordwarf lupine1134
140FabacLupinus concinnusbajada lupine1 
141FabacLupinus excubitus var. austromontanusmountain grape-soda lupine276
142FabacLupinus excubitus var. halliibush lupine1 
143FabacLupinus formosuswestern lupine5114
144FabacLupinus hirsutissimusstinging lupine1190
145FabacLupinus latifolius var. parishiiParish's lupine 131
146FabacMelilotus indicus*sourclover ~163
147FabacTrifolium albopurpureumIndian clover2V
148FabacVicia americana ssp. americanaAmerican vetch427
149FabacVicia sativa*common vetch1 
150FagacQuercus acutidensTorrey's scrub oak4V
151FagacQuercus agrifolia var. oxyadeniasouthern coast live oak 186
152FagacQuercus berberidifoliascrub oak3 
153FagacQuercus chrysolepiscanyon live oak124
154FagacQuercus cornelius-mulleridesert scrub oak914
155FagacQuercus kelloggiiCalifornia black oak19
156FagacQuercus wislizeni var. frutescensinterior live oak660
157FagacQuercus Xmorehusoracle oak259
158GarryGarrya flavescensashy silk tassel920
159GarryGarrya fremontiiFremont silk tassel2 
160GarryGarrya veatchiicanyon silktassel1 
161GentiFrasera parryiParry's green-gentian1 
162GeranErodium cicutarium*redstem filaree3102
163GeranGeranium californicumCalifornia geranium1 
164GrossRibes indecorumwhite-flowering currant1195
165LamiaMonardella linoides ssp. linoidesnarrowleaf monardella682
166LamiaMonardella nanalittle monardella921
167LamiaSalvia apianawhite sage 97
168LamiaSalvia columbariaechia1183
169LamiaStachys rigida var. rigida, var. quercetorumrigid hedge-nettle 133
170LamiaTrichostema parishiiParish's bluecurls961
171LinacLinum lewisii var. lewisiiLewis' flax752
172LoasaMentzelia montanamountain blazing star1 
173LoasaMentzelia veatchianaVeatch's blazing star3sp128
174MalvaMalacothamnus aboriginumIndian Valley bush mallow2 
175MalvaSidalcea sparsifoliacheckerbloom290
176MontiClaytonia parviflora ssp. parvifloranarrow-leaved miner's lettuce1sp8
177MontiClaytonia parviflora ssp. viridisgreen miner's lettuce1 
178MontiClaytonia perfoliata ssp. mexicanasouthern miner's lettuce1sp104
179NyctaMirabilis laevis var. crassifoliaCalifornia four o'clock1sp4
180NyctaMirabilis multiflora var. pubescensgiant four o'clock172
181OnagrCamissonia strigulosastrigose suncup2V
182OnagrCamissoniopsis hirtellafield suncup3~79
183OnagrClarkia delicatadelicate clarkia1 
184OnagrClarkia rhomboideadiamond-petaled clarkia456
185OnagrEpilobium brachycarpumautumn willowweed3 
186OnagrEpilobium canum ssp. latifoliummountain California-fuchsia 125
187OnagrEpilobium ciliatum ssp. ciliatumwillowherb 117
188OnagrEulobus californicusCalifornia suncup1166
189OnagrGayophytum diffusum ssp. parviflorumgroundsmoke3 
190OnagrOenothera elata ssp. hirsutissimaHooker's evening-primrose ~161
191OrobaCastilleja affinis ssp. affiniscoast Indian paintbrush1 
192OrobaCastilleja applegatei ssp. martiniiMartin's paintbrush815
193OrobaCastilleja exserta ssp. exsertapurple owl's-clover 181
194OrobaCastilleja foliolosawoolly Indian paintbrush1~180
195OrobaCastilleja miniata ssp. miniatagiant red paintbrush3136
196OrobaCastilleja subinclusa ssp. subinclusalong-leaf paintbrush1 
197OrobaCordylanthus neviniiNevin's bird's beak4 
198OrobaCordylanthus rigidus ssp. setigerusbristly bird's beak1152
199OrobaOrobanche fasciculataclustered broomrape3 
200OrobaOrobanche parishii ssp. parishiiParish's broomrape1 
201PaeonPaeonia californicaCalifornia peony3185
202PapavDendromecon rigidabush poppy463
203PapavEschscholzia californicaCalifornia poppy2sp191
204PhrymMimulus guttatuscommon monkeyflower1 
205PhrymMimulus palmeriPalmer's monkeyflower1 
206PlantAntirrhinum coulterianumCoulter's snapdragon1V
207PlantCollinsia childiiChild's collinsia2120
208PlantCollinsia concolorsouthern Chinese houses237
209PlantKeckiella ternata var. ternatawhorledleaf penstemon285
210PlantPenstemon centranthifoliusscarlet bugler4142
211PlantPenstemon clevelandii var. clevelandiiCleveland's beardtongue sp146
212PlantPenstemon labrosusSan Gabriel beardtongue4140
213PlantPenstemon rostriflorusbeaked penstemon249
214PlantPenstemon spectabilis var. spectabilisshowy penstemon166
215PlantVeronica anagallis-aquatica*water speedwell2 
216PolemAllophyllum gilioides ssp. violaceumdense false-gilia3 
217PolemCollomia grandifloralarge-flowered collomia2123
218PolemEriastrum densifolium ssp. austromontanumsouthern mountain woolly-star167
219PolemEriastrum sapphirinumsapphire woolly-star7156
220PolemGilia capitata ssp. abrotanifoliaglobe gilia4143
221PolemGilia diegensiscoastal gilia1sp194
222PolemLeptosiphon ciliatuswhisker-brush4 
223PolemLeptosiphon floribundus ssp. floribundussummer snow3113
224PolemLeptosiphon parvifloruscommon linanthus3 
225PolemLeptosiphon pygmaeus ssp. continentalispygmy linanthus1 
226PolemLinanthus orcuttiiOrcutt's linanthus4 
227PolemNavarretia intertexta ssp. propinquaneedleleaf navarretia1 
228PolemPhlox austromontanasouthern mountain phlox21
229PolemSaltugilia caruifoliacaraway-leaved gilia2sp189
230PolygChorizanthe fimbriata var. laciniatalace-fringed spineflower1197
231PolygEriogonum apiculatumSan Jacinto buckwheat3155
232PolygEriogonum davidsoniiDavidson's buckwheat275
233PolygEriogonum fasciculatum var. foliolosumCalifornia buckwheat3V
234PolygEriogonum fasciculatum var. polifoliumCalifornia buckwheat66
235PolygEriogonum gracileslender buckwheat2 
236PolygEriogonum molestumpineland buckwheat1 
237PolygEriogonum nudum var. pauciflorumnaked buckwheat1 
238PolygEriogonum saxatilerock buckwheat2 
239PolygEriogonum umbellatum var. munziisulphur buckwheat1 
240PolygEriogonum wrightii var. membranaceumWright's buckwheat930
241PolygMucronea californicaCalifornia spineflower1 
242PolygPolygonum douglasiiDouglas' knotweed1 
243PolygPolygonum sawatchense ssp. sawatchenseJohnston's knotweed3 
244RanunClematis paucifloravirgin's bower ~148
245RanunDelphinium cardinalescarlet larkspur3145
246RanunDelphinium parishii ssp. subglobosumintermediate larkspur3 
247RanunDelphinium parryi ssp. parryiblue larkspur3~69
248RanunDelphinium patens ssp. hepaticoideumspreading larkspur1sp124
249RanunRanunculus californicusCalifornia buttercup2 
250RanunRanunculus cymbalariaRocky Mountain buttercup1 
251RanunThalictrum fendleri var. fendleriFendler's meadow-rue354
252RhamnCeanothus crassifolius var. crassifolius, var. planushoaryleaf ceanothus2 
253RhamnCeanothus leucodermischaparral whitethorn1 
254RhamnCeanothus palmeriPalmer's ceanothus510
255RhamnCeanothus perplexanscupped-leaf ceanothus945
256RhamnFrangula californica ssp. tomentellahoary coffeeberry183
257RhamnRhamnus ilicifoliahollyleaf redberry 25
258RosacAdenostoma fasciculatumchamise3147
259RosacAdenostoma fasciculatum var. obtusifoliumSan Diego chamise1V
260RosacAdenostoma sparsifoliumred shanks1 
261RosacAmelanchier pallidapallid service-berry1 
262RosacAmelanchier utahensisUtah service-berry326
263RosacCercocarpus betuloides var. betuloidesbirch-leaf mountain-mahogany511
264RosacDrymocallis glandulosa var. reflexasticky cinquefoil 111
265RosacDrymocallis glandulosa vars. reflexa, viscidasticky cinquefoil2 
266RosacHolodiscus discolor var. microphyllusmountain spray1 
267RosacHorkelia clevelandii var. clevelandiiCleveland's horkelia3 
268RosacPrunus emarginatabitter cherry1 
269RosacPrunus ilicifolia ssp. ilicifoliahollyleaf cherry47
270RosacPrunus virginiana var. demissawestern choke-cherry22
271RosacPurshia tridentata var. glandulosadesert bitterbrush 174
272RosacRosa californicaCalifornia wild rose1129
273RubiaGalium andrewsii ssp. andrewsiiphlox-leaved bedstraw246
274RubiaGalium angustifolium ssp. angustifoliumnarrowleaf bedstraw517
275RubiaGalium aparinecommon bedstraw 118
276SalicSalix gooddingiiblack willow1 
277SalicSalix laevigatared willow1 
278SalicSalix lasiolepisarroyo willow3sp159
279SapinAcer macrophyllumbigleaf maple1 
280SaxifHeuchera abramsiiAbrams's alumroot2 
281SaxifHeuchera brevistamineaMt. Laguna alumroot5 
282SaxifLithophragma affinewoodland star1?132
283SaxifLithophragma glabrumbulbed woodland star2 
284ScropScrophularia californicaCalifornia bee plant ~167
285SolanDatura wrightiisacred datura2 
286SolanNicotiana attenuatacoyote tobacco1 
287SolanSolanum parishiiParish's purple nightshade 31
288SolanSolanum umbelliferumblue-witch nightshade3 
289SolanSolanum xantipurple nightshade1 
290ValerPlectritis ciliosalong-spurred plectritis1 
291ViolaViola purpurea ssp. purpureagoosefoot violet598
292ViolaViola purpurea ssp. quercetorumgoosefoot yellow violet1 
293ViscaArceuthobium campylopodumpine dwarf-mistletoe1 
294ViscaPhoradendron serotinum ssp. tomentosumoak mistletoe1110
Monocots
295AgavaHesperoyucca whippleichaparral yucca 153
296AgavaYucca schidigeraMohave yucca 158
297AlliaAllium haematochitonred-skinned onion1 
298AlliaAllium marviniiYucaipa onion1 
299AlliaAllium parryiParry's fringed onion2 
300CyperCyperus parishiiParish's flatsedge1 
301JuncaJuncus effusus ssp. austrocalifornicusSonoran rush1 
302JuncaJuncus mexicanusMexican rush sp162
303JuncaJuncus textilisbasket rush1 
304LiliaCalochortus concolorgolden-bowl mariposa265
305LiliaCalochortus invenustusplain mariposa lily336
306LiliaCalochortus splendenssplendid mariposa lily1V
307PoaceAvena barbata*slender wild oats1V100
308PoaceBromus arenarius*Australian brome1 
309PoaceBromus carinatus var. carinatusCalifornia brome234
310PoaceBromus diandrus*ripgut brome135
311PoaceBromus halliiHall's brome1 
312PoaceBromus madritensis ssp. rubens*red brome1176
313PoaceBromus tectorum*downy brome228
314PoaceElymus elymoidessquirreltail 38
315PoaceElymus glaucus ssp. glaucusblue wildrye439
316PoaceElymus hispidus*intermediate wheatgrass1108
317PoaceFestuca microstachysPacific fescue1 
318PoaceFestuca myuros*rattail fescue1 
319PoaceKoeleria macranthaJune grass241
320PoaceMelica imperfectacoast-range melic1103
321PoaceMuhlenbergia rigensdeergrass 160
322PoacePanicum capillarewitchgrass1 
323PoacePhalaris aquatica*Harding grass1 
324PoacePoa bulbosa ssp. vivipara*bulbous blue grass1121
325PoacePoa howelliiHowell's blue grass1 
326PoacePoa pratensis ssp. pratensis*Kentucky blue grass3137
327PoacePoa secundaone-sided blue grass291
328PoaceStipa coronatagiant needlegrass2V
329PoaceStipa lemmonii var. lemmoniiLemmon's needlegrass2 
330PoaceStipa parishii var. parishiiParish's needlegrass 32
331PoaceStipa speciosadesert needlegrass158
332RuscaNolina parryiParry's nolina4157
333ThemiBloomeria crocea var. croceagoldenstar155
334ThemiDichelostemma capitatum ssp. capitatumblue dicks151
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Updated 21 November 2014.