Plant Guide : name index

Common Name Scientific Namesort icon Family
Beach Sand Verbena Abronia umbellata Nyctaginaceae
Deerweed Acmispon glaber Fabaceae
Nuttall's Lotus Acmispon prostratus Fabaceae
Sacapellote Acourtia microcephala Asteraceae
Coast Fiddleneck Amsinckia intermedia Baraginaceae
Nuttall's Snapdragon Antirrhinum nuttallianum Plantaginaceae
California Sagebrush Artemisia californica Asteraceae
Wild Tarragon (native status uncertain) Artemisia dracunculus Asteraceae
Palmer's Sagewort Artemisia palmeri Asteraceae
Ocean Locoweed Astragalus trichopodus Fabaceae
Fat Hen (not native) Atriplex prostrata Chenopodiaceae
Coyote Brush Baccharis pilularis Asteraceae
Mule Fat Baccharis salicifolia Asteraceae
Black Mustard (not native) Brassica nigra Brassicaceae
California Brickellbush Brickellia californica Asteraceae
Wild Morning Glory Calystegia macrostegia Convolvulaceae
California Sun Cup Camissoniopsis bistorta Onagraceae
Beach Primrose Camissoniopsis cheiranthifolia Onagraceae
Milkmaids Cardamine californica Brassicaceae
Tread Lightly Cardionema ramosissimum Caryophyllaceae
Wart-stemmed Ceanothus Ceanothus verrucosus Rhamnaceae
Yellow Pincushion Chaenactis glabriuscula Asteraceae
Small Flowered Soap Plant Chlorogalum parviflorum Agavaceae
Cobwebby Thistle Cirsium occidentale Asteraceae
Miner's Lettuce Claytonia perfoliata Montiaceae
Ropevine Clematis Clematis pauciflora Ranunculaceae
Chinese Houses Collinsia heterophylla Plantaginaceae
Dark-tip Bird's Beak Cordylanthus rigidus Orobanchaceae
Del Mar Sand Aster Corethrogyne filaginifolia Asteraceae
Pygmy Stonecrop Crassula connata Crassulaceae
Rock-Rose Crocanthemum scoparium Cistaceae
California Croton Croton californicus Euphorbiaceae
California Dodder Cuscuta californica Convolvulaceae
Sacred Datura Datura wrightii Solanaceae
Rattlesnake Weed Daucus pusillus Apiaceae
Tarweed Deinandra fasciculata Asteraceae
Blue Dicks Dichelostemma capitatum Themidaceae
Saltgrass Distichlis spicata Poaceae
Ladies'-fingers Dudleya edulis Crassulaceae
Pride of Madeira (not native) Echium candicans Boraginaceae
Bush Sunflower Encelia californica Asteraceae
Long-stem Buckwheat Eriogonum elongatum Polygonaceae
California Buckwheat Eriogonum fasciculatum Polygonaceae
Slender Buckwheat Eriogonum gracile Polygonaceae
Golden Yarrow Eriophyllum confertiflorum Asteraceae
Western Wallflower Erysimum capitatum Brassicaceae
California Poppy Eschscholzia californica Papaveraceae
Red Gum (not native) Eucalyptus camaldulensis Myrtaceae
Sugar Gum (not native) Eucalyptus cladocalyx Myrtaceae
Blue Gum (not native) Eucalyptus globulus Myrtaceae
Fennel (not native) Foeniculum vulgare Apiaceae
Alkali Heath Frankenia salina Frankeniaceae
Climbing Milkweed Funastrum cynanchoides Apocynaceae
Narrow-Leaf Bedstraw Galium angustifolium Rubiaceae
Orcutt's Goldenbush Hazardia orcuttii Asteraceae
Salt Heliotrope Heliotropium curassavicum Boraginaceae
Toyon Heteromeles arbutifolia Rosaceae
Telegraph Weed Heterotheca grandiflora Asteraceae
Goldenbush Isocoma menziesii Asteraceae
Salty Susan Jaumea carnosa Asteraceae
Chaparral Sweet Pea Lathyrus vestitus Fabaceae
Sea Dahlia Leptosyne maritima Asteraceae
California Sea Lavender Limonium californicum Plumbaginaceae
Perez's Sea Lavender (not native) Limonium perezii Plumbaginaceae
Wavyleaf Sea Lavender (not native) Limonium sinuatum Plumbaginaceae
Southern Honeysuckle Lonicera subspicata Caprifoliaceae
Dove Lupine Lupinus bicolor Fabaceae
Collared Lupine Lupinus truncatus Fabaceae
Chaparral Mallow Malacothamnus fasciculatus Malvaceae
Laurel Sumac Malosma laurina Anacardiaceae
Alkali Mallow Malvella leprosa Malvaceae
Wild Cucumber Marah macrocarpa Cucurbitaceae
Bush Monkeyflower Mimulus aurantiacus Phrymaceae
Wishbone Bush Mirabilis laevis Nyctaginaceae
Coast Woolly Heads Nemacaulis denudata Polygonaceae
Hooker's Evening Primrose Oenothera elata Onagraceae
Western Prickly Pear Opuntia cf. x occidentalis Cactaceae
Wind Poppy Papaver heterophyllum Papaveraceae
Bladderpod Peritoma arborea Cleomaceae
Common Phacelia Phacelia distans Boraginaceae
Fiesta Flower Pholistoma auritum Boraginaceae
Torrey Pine Pinus torreyana Pinaceae
Dot-seed Plantain Plantago erecta Plantagonaceae
California Sycamore Platanus racemosa Platanaceae
Cream Cups Platystemon californicus Papaveraceae
Salt Marsh Fleabane Pluchea odorata Asteraceae
California Polypody Polypodium californicum Polypodiaceae
Fremont Cottonwood Populus fremontii Salicaceae
Bicolor Everlasting Pseudognaphalium biolettii Asteraceae
California Everlasting Pseudognaphalium californicum Asteraceae
Nuttall's Scrub Oak Quercus dumosa Fagaceae
Wild Radish (not native) Raphanus sativus Brassicaceae
Spiny Redberry Rhamnus crocea Rhamnaceae
Lemonade Berry Rhus integrifolia Anacardiaceae
Fuchsia-flowered Gooseberry Ribes speciosum Grossulariaceae
Castor Bean Ricinus communis Euphorbiaceae
Pickleweed Salicornia pacifica Chenopodiaceae
Arroyo Willow Salix lasiolepis Salicaceae
Black Sage Salvia mellifera Lamiaceae
Mexican Elderberry Sambucus nigra Adoxaceae
Pacific sanicle Sanicula crassicaulis Apiaceae
California Bulrush Schoenoplectus californicus Cyperaceae
California Bee Plant Scrophularia californica Scrophulariaceae
Southern Pink Silene laciniata Caryophyllaceae
Blue-eyed grass Sisyrinchium bellum Iridaceae
Parish's Nightshade Solanum parishii Solanaceae
California Cord Grass Spartina foliosa Poaceae
Twiggy Wreath Plant Stephanomeria spp. Asteraceae
Fremont's Star Lily Toxicoscordion fremontii Melanthiaceae
Southern Cattail Typha domingensis Typhaceae
Dwarf Nettle (not native) Urtica urens Urticaceae
Cocklebur Xanthium strumarium Asteraceae
Mission Manzanita Xylococcus bicolor Ericaceae
Mojave Yucca Yucca schidigera Agavaceae