The Flora of the PCT: B5, Tule Canyon Truck Trail - Highway 74: Plant Trail Order

#FamilIDScientific Name(*)Common Name
Begin at Tule Canyon Truck Trail, mile 0.0, elevation 3600 feet
1PolygEriogonum fasciculatum var. polifoliumCalifornia buckwheat
2Borag~Cryptantha barbigera var. barbigerabearded cryptantha
3PoaceBromus tectorum*downy brome
4PoaceBromus madritensis ssp. rubens*red brome
5AsterEricameria linearifolianarrowleaf goldenbush
6AsterEncelia actoniActon encelia
7FabacAcmispon glaber var. brevialatusshort-winged deerweed
8GeranErodium cicutarium*redstem filaree
9BoragCryptantha intermedia var. intermediapopcorn flower
10LamiaSalvia columbariaechia
11CactaCylindropuntia californica var. parkericane cholla
12MalvaSphaeralcea ambigua var. rugosadesert globemallow
13PoaceStipa speciosadesert needlegrass
14CactaOpuntia basilaris var. basilarisbeavertail cactus
15SolanDatura wrightiisacred datura
16AgavaYucca schidigeraMohave yucca
17AstersspChaenactis glabriuscula var. lanosawoolly yellow chaenactis
18EricaspArctostaphylos glaucabigberry manzanita
19RosacAdenostoma fasciculatumchamise
20PlantPenstemon centranthifoliusscarlet bugler
21Aster~Senecio flaccidus var. douglasiibush senecio
22RosacAdenostoma sparsifoliumred shanks
23AgavaHesperoyucca whippleichaparral yucca
24CupreJuniperus californicaCalifornia juniper
25AnacaRhus ovatasugar bush
26FagacQuercus cornelius-mulleridesert scrub oak
27AsterEriophyllum confertiflorum var. confertiflorumgolden yarrow
28PteriCheilanthes covilleibeady lipfern
29RosacCercocarpus betuloides var. betuloidesbirch-leaf mountain-mahogany
30BoragPhacelia minorwild canterbury bells
31AsterGutierrezia sarothraematchweed
32PoaceSchismus barbatus*Mediterranean schismus
33Aster~Ericameria pinifoliapine goldenbush
34PteriPellaea mucronata var. mucronatabird's-foot fern
35LamiaSalvia apianawhite sage
36OnagrEulobus californicusCalifornia suncup
37CactaEchinocereus engelmanniiEngelmann's hedgehog cactus
38PolygspEriogonum davidsoniiDavidson's buckwheat
39NyctaMirabilis laevis var. retrorsaBigelow's desert four-o'clock
40AsterBahiopsis parishiiParish's goldeneye
41RhamnZiziphus parryi var. parryilotebush
42CrassDudleya pulverulentaCalifornia chalk lettuce
43SalicPopulus fremontii ssp. fremontiiFremont cottonwood
44CactaOpuntia chloroticapancake prickly-pear
45BrassCaulanthus simulansPayson's wild cabbage
46RhamnCeanothus perplexanscupped-leaf ceanothus
47FabacAcmispon strigosusstrigose lotus
48BoragPhacelia distanscommon phacelia
49CactaFerocactus cylindraceusCalifornia barrel cactus
50AsterBaccharis sergiloidesdesert baccharis
51TamarTamarix ramosissima*saltcedar
52PoaceStipa coronatagiant needlegrass
53PlantKeckiella antirrhinoides var. microphyllalittle-leaved chaparral beardtongue
54RhamnRhamnus ilicifoliahollyleaf redberry
55SolanPhysalis crassifoliathick-leaved ground cherry
56AsterAdenophyllum porophylloidesSan Felipe dogweed
57AsterChaenactis artemisiifoliameally white pincushion
58AgavaAgave deserti var. desertidesert agave
59CrassDudleya saxosa ssp. aloidesdesert dudleya
60CucurMarah macrocarpawild-cucumber
61RuscaNolina parryiParry's nolina
62ViscaPhoradendron serotinum ssp. tomentosumoak mistletoe
63Papav?Eschscholzia minutiflora ssp. minutiflorasmall-flowered poppy
64Solan?Nicotiana obtusifoliadesert tobacco
65PoaceAvena barbata*slender wild oats
66PinacPinus monophyllapinyon pine
67ViscaPhoradendron juniperinummistletoe
68Rosac~Prunus ilicifolia ssp. ilicifoliahollyleaf cherry
69Amara~Amaranthus fimbriatusfringed amaranth
70PoaceAristida purpureapurple three-awn
71CactaOpuntia phaeacanthadesert prickly-pear
cross Coyote Canyon Road, mile 2.6
72Aster~Brickellia atractyloides var. argutaCalifornia spear-leaved brickellia
73BrassBoechera perennansperennial rock-cress
74PolemLinanthus pungensgranite prickly phlox
75CleomPeritoma arboreabladderpod
76FabacProsopis glandulosa var. torreyanahoney mesquite
77ChenoAtriplex canescens var. canescensfour-wing saltbush
78PoaceDistichlis spicatasaltgrass
79SalicSalix exigua var. exiguanarrowleaf willow
80AsterHazardia squarrosa var. grindelioidessaw-toothed goldenbush
Cross Nance Canyon, mile 3.1
81AsterArtemisia tridentatabig sagebrush
82OnagrEpilobium canum ssp. latifoliummountain California-fuchsia
83PolygspRumex sp.dock
84FabacspMelilotus sp.
85AsterBaccharis salicifolia ssp. salicifoliamule fat
86AsterPluchea sericeaarrow-weed
87AsterAmbrosia psilostachyawestern ragweed
88PolygEriogonum elongatum var. elongatumlong-stemmed buckwheat
89FabacSenegalia greggiicatclaw
90ViscaPhoradendron californicumdesert mistletoe
91KrameKrameria erectaPima rhatany
92ZygopLarrea tridentatacreosote bush
93PolygsspEriogonum wrightii var. nodosumWright's buckwheat
94Solan~Lycium andersoniiAnderson's boxthorn
95CactaMammillaria dioicaCalifornia fish-hook cactus
96EphedspEphedra sp.
97CactaOpuntia polyacantha var. erinaceaMojave prickly-pear
98AsterAmbrosia acanthicarpabur-ragweed
dirt road to left of trail from Terwilliger Valley
99ScropScrophularia californicaCalifornia bee plant
100PolygEriogonum gracile var. incultumslender buckwheat
101Polem~Eriastrum densifolium ssp. austromontanumsouthern mountain woolly-star
102GrossRibes quercetorumoak gooseberry
cross dirt road from Terwilliger Valley, mile 5.9
103AsterCorethrogyne filaginifoliaCalifornia-aster
104OrobaspCastilleja applegatei ssp. martiniiMartin's paintbrush
Enter ABDSP
105PolygspEriogonum sp. (annual, tall)
106Onagr~Camissoniopsis confusaSan Bernardino suncup
107ApiacTauschia argutasouthern tauschia
108AsterAgoseris retrorsaspear-leaved mountain dandelion
109PapavEschscholzia californicaCalifornia poppy
110Aster~Anisocoma acaulisscale-bud
111PinacPinus quadrifoliaParry pinyon pine
112OrobaCordylanthus rigidus ssp. setigerbristly bird's beak
113GarryGarrya flavescensashy silk tassel
Cross Table Mtn Truck Trail at saddle, mile 9.6
114CapriLonicera subspicata var. denudatasouthern honeysuckle
115BoragCryptantha micrantha var. lepidamountain red-root cryptantha
116BoragEriodictyon crassifoliumthick-leaved yerba santa
117FagacQuercus wislizeni var. frutescensinterior live oak
118AsterArtemisia ludoviciana ssp. albulawhite mugwort
119?ann with doliform hairs
120NyctaMirabilis multiflora var. pubescensgiant four o'clock
121FabacLupinus excubitus var. austromontanusmountain grape-soda lupine
122PoacePoa secunda ssp. secundaone-sided bluegrass
123RanunDelphinium parryi ssp. parryiblue larkspur
124AsterArtemisia dracunculuswild tarragon
125PlantKeckiella ternata var. ternatawhorledleaf penstemon
Cross Alkali Wash (bottom of the gorge), mile 10.7
126PlantPenstemon spectabilis var. spectabilisshowy penstemon
127BrassErysimum capitatum var. capitatumwestern wallflower
128BrassStreptanthus campestrissouthern jewel-flower
129Poace~Bouteloua barbata var. barbatasix-weeks grama
130AsterCirsium occidentale var. californicumCalifornia thistle
131BrassDescurainia pinnatawestern tansy-mustard
132SolanSolanum xantipurple nightshade
133AnacaRhus aromaticabasketbush
134ChenoSalsola tragus*Russian thistle
135PinacPinus jeffreyiJeffrey pine
136AdoxaSambucus nigra ssp. caeruleablue elderberry
End at Highway 74, mile 15.0
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Updated 8 January 2016.