Plant Guide : name index

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