Plant Checklist For Pacific Crest Trail North of SR74, San Jacinto Mountains

This is a plant checklist for the Pacific Crest Trail North of SR74 in traditional family order. See also the Plant Trail Guide, with species presented in order along the trail.

The column with header # gives the number of the species in that guide. Off-trail only species instead have the mile at which they are found in that column.

The column with header #Pls gives the number of plants on trail for those species. Species found only off-trail have no abundances given.

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#FamilyScientific Name(*)Common NameID?##Pls
Lycopods
1SelagSelaginella asprellabluish spike-moss 1462
Ferns
2DennsPteridium aquilinum var. pubescensbracken 20020
3PteriCheilanthes covilleibeady lipfern 14020
4PteriPellaea mucronata var. mucronatabird's-foot fern 14330
5PteriPentagramma triangularis ssp. triangularisgoldback fern 236 
Gymnosperms
6PinacPinus coulteriCoulter pine 205 
7PinacPinus jeffreyiJeffrey pine 10530
8PinacPinus quadrifoliaParry pinyon pine 7820
Eudicots
9AdoxaSambucus nigra ssp. caeruleablue elderberry 192
10AnacaRhus aromaticabasketbush 1113
11AnacaRhus ovatasugar bush 1591
12ApiacLomatium mohavenseMojave lomatium 5620
13ApiacTauschia argutasouthern tauschia 8350
14ApiacTauschia parishiiParish's tauschia 215 
15ApocyAsclepias californicaCalifornia milkweed 1322
16AsterAchillea millefoliumyarrow 19210
17AsterAgoseris retrorsaspear-leaved mountain dandelion 7610
18AsterAmbrosia acanthicarpabur-ragweed 150
19AsterArtemisia dracunculuswild tarragon 643
20AsterArtemisia ludoviciana ssp. albulawhite mugwort 5850
21AsterArtemisia tridentatabig sagebrush 2830
22AsterBaccharis sergiloidesdesert baccharis 15710
23AsterBrickellia californicaCalifornia brickellbush 1672
24AsterBrickellia oblongifolia var. linifolianarrow-leaved brickellia 218 
25AsterChaenactis glabriuscula var. lanosawoolly yellow chaenactis 7015
26AsterChaenactis parishiiParish's chaenactis 13130
27AsterCirsium occidentale var. californicumCalifornia thistle 3220
28AsterCorethrogyne filaginifoliaCalifornia-aster 630
29AsterDieteria asteroideshoary aster 6920
30AsterEncelia actoniActon encelia 1481
31AsterEricameria cuneata var. spathulatawide-leaved rock goldenbush 15150
32AsterEricameria linearifolianarrowleaf goldenbush 8950
33AsterErigeron divergensspreading fleabane 1833
34AsterErigeron foliosus var. foliosusleafy daisy 3550
35AsterEriophyllum confertiflorum var. confertiflorumgolden yarrow 7499
36AsterEriophyllum wallacei var. wallaceiWallace's woolly daisy 14599
37AsterGutierrezia sarothraematchweed 2999
38AsterHelianthus gracilentusslender sunflower 15220
39AsterHulsea vestita ssp. callicarphabeautiful hulsea 1231
40AsterHymenopappus filifolius var. lugensColumbia cutleaf 13940
41AsterHypochaeris glabra*smooth cat's ear~190 
42AsterLasthenia gracilisgoldfields 1210
43AsterLessingia glandulifera var. glanduliferasticky lessingia 1450
44AsterLogfia filaginoidesCalifornia filago 14720
45AsterMalacothrix clevelandiiannual malacothrix 251
46AsterMatricaria discoidea*pineapple weed 1540
47AsterPentachaeta aureagolden daisy 4750
48AsterPseudognaphalium beneolensfragrant everlasting 7920
49AsterPseudognaphalium californicumCalifornia everlasting 170 
50AsterPseudognaphalium microcephalumwhite everlasting 15820
51AsterRafinesquia californicaCalifornia chicory 941
52AsterSenecio californicusCalifornia groundsel 1871
53AsterSenecio flaccidus var. douglasiibush senecio 1062
54AsterSolidago velutina ssp. californicagoldenrod 12230
55AsterSonchus sp.*sow thistlesp1821
56AsterStephanomeria exigua ssp. deaneislender wreathplant 2320
57AsterTaraxacum officinale*common dandelion 191 
58AsterTetradymia comosacotton-thorn 1665
59AsterUropappus lindleyisilver puffs 1085
60BoragAmsinckia retrorsasmall-flowered fiddleneck 535
61BoragCryptantha intermedia var. intermediapopcorn flower 4099
62BoragCryptantha micrantha var. lepidamountain red-root cryptantha 3399
63BoragCryptantha muricata var. jonesiiJones' prickly-nut cryptantha 8199
64BoragCryptantha nevadensis var. nevadensisNevada cryptantha 115 
65BoragCryptantha pterocarya var. purpusiiPurpus' wing-nut cryptantha 10320
66BoragEriodictyon crassifolium var. crassifoliumthick-leaved yerba santa 17310
67BoragNemophila menziesiibaby blue eyes 3950
68BoragPectocarya penicillatacombseed 1710
69BoragPhacelia brachylobashort-lobed phacelia 168 
70BoragPhacelia distanscommon phacelia 237 
71BoragPhacelia imbricata ssp. patulaimbricate phacelia 238 
72BoragPhacelia minorwild canterbury bells 16410
73BoragPhacelia ramosissimabranching phacelia 1135
74BoragPlagiobothrys collinus var. fulvescensCalifornia popcorn flower 239 
75BoragPlagiobothrys tenellusslender popcorn flower 240 
76BrassAthysanus pusillusdwarf athysanus 221 
77BrassBoechera californicaCalifornia elegant rock-cress 7550
78BrassBoechera perennansperennial rock-cress 10240
79BrassCapsella bursa-pastoris*shepherd's purse 224 
80BrassCaulanthus halliiHall's caulanthus 204 
81BrassDescurainia pinnatawestern tansy-mustard 9510
82BrassDescurainia sophia*herb sophia 1165
83BrassDraba vernaspring draba 17299
84BrassErysimum capitatum var. capitatumwestern wallflower 3840
85BrassHirschfeldia incana*shortpod mustard 1030
86BrassLepidium virginicum ssp. menziesiiwild pepper-grass 1320
87BrassSisymbrium altissimum*tumble-mustard 2199
88BrassStreptanthus campestrissouthern jewel-flower 10010
89BrassThysanocarpus curvipesfringe-pod 1623
90BrassTurritis glabratower mustard 1981
91CactaEchinocereus engelmanniiEngelmann's hedgehog cactus 229 
92CactaOpuntia chloroticapancake prickly-pear 1741
93CactaOpuntia phaeacanthadesert prickly-pear 8820
94CactaOpuntia polyacantha var. erinaceaMojave prickly-pear 8250
95CampaGithopsis diffusa ssp. candidawhite bluecup 186 
96CampaNemacladus longiflorus var. longiflorusthread plant 16V
97CampaNemacladus ramosissimusNuttall's nemacladus~209 
98CapriLonicera subspicata var. denudatasouthern honeysuckle 4699
99CaryoMinuartia pusilla?annual sandwort 235 
100CaryoSilene parishiiParish's campion 1751
101ChenoChenopodium fremontiiFremont's goosefoot~5730
102CrassCrassula connatapygmy-weed 16310
103CrassDudleya saxosa ssp. aloidesdesert dudleya 14420
104EricaArctostaphylos glandulosaEastwood manzanita 1374
105EricaArctostaphylos pringlei ssp. drupaceapink-bracted manzanita 8699
106EricaArctostaphylos pungensMexican manzanita 4430
107EuphoChamaesyce albomarginatarattlesnake weed 540
108FabacAcmispon argophyllus var. argophyllussouthern California silver-lotus 1425
109FabacAcmispon grandiflorus var. grandifloruschaparral lotus 213 
110FabacAcmispon heermannii var. heermanniisilky lotus 134 
111FabacAcmispon strigosusstrigose lotus 219 
112FabacAstragalus douglasii var. parishiiParish' Jacumba milk-vetch 203 
113FabacLathyrus vestitus var. alefeldiiSan Diego pea 6610
114FabacLupinus bicolordwarf lupine 19950
115FabacLupinus concinnusbajada lupine 1845
116FabacLupinus excubitus var. austromontanusmountain grape-soda lupine 1303
117FabacLupinus formosuswestern lupine 5530
118FabacTrifolium microcephalumsmall-head field clover 245 
119FabacTrifolium monanthum ssp. grantianummountain carpet clover 189 
120FabacTrifolium willdenoviitomcat clover 246 
121FabacVicia americana ssp. americanaAmerican vetch 201 
122FagacQuercus acutidensTorrey's scrub oak 10120
123FagacQuercus agrifolia var. agrifoliacoast live oak 1241
124FagacQuercus chrysolepiscanyon live oak 206 
125FagacQuercus palmeriPalmer's oak 1820
126FagacQuercus wislizeni var. frutescensinterior live oak 10950
127GarryGarrya flavescensashy silk tassel 10450
128GentiFrasera parryiParry's green-gentian 13315
129GeranErodium cicutarium*redstem filaree 999
130GrossRibes indecorumwhite-flowering currant 242 
131LamiaMonardella linoides ssp. linoidesnarrowleaf monardella 211 
132LamiaMonardella nanalittle monardella 12140
133LamiaSalvia apianawhite sage 244 
134LamiaSalvia columbariaechia 1491
135LamiaTrichostema parishiiParish's bluecurls 9220
136LoasaMentzelia veatchianaVeatch's blazing star 9740
137MalvaFremontodendron californicumflannelbush 1106
138MalvaMalacothamnus fasciculatuschaparral bush mallow 1381
139MalvaSphaeralcea ambigua var. rugosadesert globemallow 2210
140MontiCalyptridium monandrumsand cress 3150
141MontiClaytonia parvifloraminer's lettucessp4199
142MontiClaytonia parviflora ssp. viridisgreen miner's lettuce 228 
143MontiMontia fontanawater chickweed 18010
144NyctaAbronia nana var. covilleiCoville's dwarf abronia 21735
145NyctaMirabilis multiflora var. pubescensgiant four o'clock~981
146OleacFraxinus velutinavelvet ash 1881
147OnagrCamissonia strigulosastrigose suncup 330
148OnagrCamissoniopsis bistortasouthern suncup~26 
149OnagrCamissoniopsis confusaSan Bernardino suncup~499
150OnagrClarkia purpurea ssp. quadrivulnerapurple clarkia 227 
151OnagrEpilobium canum ssp. latifoliummountain California-fuchsia 17610
152OnagrOenothera californica ssp. californicaCalifornia evening-primrose 615
153OrobaCastilleja applegatei ssp. martiniiMartin's paintbrush 12610
154OrobaCastilleja exserta ssp. exsertapurple owl's-clover 1561
155OrobaCastilleja foliolosawoolly Indian paintbrush 14120
156OrobaCastilleja minor ssp. spiralislesser paintbrush 226 
157OrobaCordylanthus rigidus ssp. setigerusbristly bird's beak 4299
158PapavArgemone munitaprickly poppy 212 
159PapavDendromecon rigidabush poppy 194 
160PhrymMimulus aurantiacus var. pubescenshairy bush monkeyflower 15520
161PhrymMimulus breweriBrewer's monkeyflower 210 
162PhrymMimulus fremontii var. fremontiiFremont's monkeyflower 208 
163PhrymMimulus guttatuscommon monkeyflower 234 
164PhrymMimulus pilosusfalse monkeyflower 169 
165PlantAntirrhinum coulterianumCoulter's snapdragon 185 
166PlantCollinsia concolorsouthern Chinese houses 1175
167PlantCollinsia parryiParry's collinsia 153 
168PlantKeckiella ternata var. ternatawhorledleaf penstemon 9920
169PlantPenstemon centranthifoliusscarlet bugler 7210
170PlantPenstemon rostriflorusbeaked penstemon 12020
171PlantPenstemon spectabilis var. spectabilisshowy penstemon 933
172PlantPlantago patagonicaPatagonia plantain 715
173PolemAllophyllum glutinosumsticky false-gilia 11220
174PolemEriastrum densifolium ssp. austromontanumsouthern mountain woolly-star 6250
175PolemEriastrum sapphirinumsapphire woolly-star 740
176PolemGilia diegensiscoastal gilia 2799
177PolemGilia ochroleuca ssp. exilisvolcanic gilia 45 
178PolemLeptosiphon lemmoniiLemmon's linanthus 48 
179PolemMicrosteris gracilisannual phlox 495
180PolemPhlox austromontanasouthern mountain phlox 216 
181PolemSaltugilia australissouthern gilia 1602
182PolygEriogonum davidsoniiDavidson's buckwheat 899
183PolygEriogonum fasciculatum var. polifoliumCalifornia buckwheat 8530
184PolygEriogonum nudum var. pauciflorumnaked buckwheat 11910
185PolygEriogonum saxatilerock buckwheat 214 
186PolygEriogonum wrightii var. membranaceumWright's buckwheat 3030
187PolygPterostegia drymarioidesthreadstem 1612
188PolygRumex californicuswillow-leaved dock 1815
189PolygSidotheca emarginatawhite-margined oxytheca 12920
190PolygSidotheca trilobatathree-lobed oxytheca 9020
191RanunDelphinium parryi ssp. parryiblue larkspur 597
192RhamnCeanothus perplexanscupped-leaf ceanothus 3750
193RhamnRhamnus ilicifoliahollyleaf redberry 13525
194RosacAdenostoma fasciculatumchamise 4399
195RosacAdenostoma sparsifoliumred shanks 7399
196RosacAmelanchier utahensisUtah service-berry 207 
197RosacCercocarpus betuloides var. betuloidesbirch-leaf mountain-mahogany 8799
198RosacDrymocallis glandulosasticky cinquefoilssp1961
199RosacHorkelia clevelandii var. clevelandiiCleveland's horkelia 231 
200RosacIvesia saxosarock ivesia 232 
201RosacPrunus ilicifolia ssp. ilicifoliahollyleaf cherry 1655
202RubiaGalium andrewsii ssp. andrewsiiphlox-leaved bedstraw 7730
203RubiaGalium angustifolium ssp. angustifoliumnarrowleaf bedstraw 11810
204SalicSalix lasiolepisarroyo willow 243 
205SaxifLithophragma affinewoodland star 233 
206ScropScrophularia californicaCalifornia bee plant 1074
207SolanSolanum xantipurple nightshade 6599
208ViolaViola purpurea ssp. quercetorumgoosefoot yellow violet 3640
209ViscaPhoradendron serotinum ssp. tomentosumoak mistletoe 1541
210ZygopTribulus terrestris*puncture-vine 24 
Monocots
211AgavaHesperoyucca whippleichaparral yucca 9130
212AgavaYucca schidigeraMohave yucca 843
213AlliaAllium monticolaSan Bernardino Mountain onion 220 
214CyperCarex sp.sedge 225 
215IridaSisyrinchium bellumblue-eyed grass 195 
216JuncaJuncus mexicanusMexican rush 19330
217LiliaCalochortus concolorgolden-bowl mariposa 125 
218LiliaCalochortus palmeri var. munziiMunz's mariposa lily 512
219PoaceAgrostis stolonifera*creeping bentgrass 17110
220PoaceAristida purpureapurple three-awn 8020
221PoaceBouteloua curtipendulaside-oats grama 1785
222PoaceBromus carinatus var. carinatusCalifornia brome 5410
223PoaceBromus diandrus*ripgut brome 222 
224PoaceBromus madritensis ssp. rubens*red brome 223 
225PoaceBromus tectorum*downy brome 299
226PoaceCynodon dactylon*Bermuda grass 1771
227PoaceElymus elymoidessquirreltail 6099
228PoaceElymus glaucusblue wildrye 6310
229PoaceElymus trachycaulus ssp. trachycaulusslender wheatgrass 230 
230PoaceFestuca microstachyssmall fescue~9610
231PoaceFestuca myuros*rattail fescue 17920
232PoaceHordeum murinum*foxtail barley 1140
233PoaceKoeleria macranthaJune grass 5020
234PoaceMelica imperfectacoast-range melic 15020
235PoaceMuhlenbergia rigensdeergrass 5250
236PoacePoa bulbosa ssp. vivipara*bulbous blue grass 241 
237PoacePoa secunda ssp. secundaone-sided bluegrass 12710
238PoaceSchismus barbatus*Mediterranean schismus 2020
239PoaceStipa lepidafoothill needlegrass 6760
240PoaceStipa parishii var. parishiiParish's needlegrass 3499
241PoaceStipa speciosadesert needlegrass 12850
242RuscaNolina parryiParry's nolina 1365
243ThemiBloomeria croceagoldenstar 202 
244ThemiDichelostemma capitatum ssp. capitatumblue dicks 11499
245ThemiMuilla maritimamuilla 6825


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