Flowers on Santa Cruz Trail and Little Pine Mtn 2016-4-17


Amaryllidaceae
Allium haematochiton
Red-Skinned Onion

FebApr

Asparagaceae
Hesperoyucca whipplei
Chaparral yucca

AprAug
Dichelostemma capitatum
blue dicks

JanJuly

Liliaceae
Calochortus albus
White fairy lantern

MarJuly
Calochortus catalinae
Catalina Mariposa Lily

FebJune
Fritillaria ojaiensis
Ojai fritillary

MarMay

Iridaceae
Sisyrinchium bellum
blue eyed grass

FebJune

Poaceae
Avena barbata
Slender Wild Oat

MarMay
Elymus glaucus
Western Rye

MarJune

Apiaceae
Osmorhiza brachypoda
California Sweet Cicely

FebMay
Sanicula arguta
Sharp-Toothed Sanicle

FebMay
Sanicula crassicaulis
Pacific Sanicle

FebMay
Apiastrum angustifolium
Wild Celery

MarMay
Lomatium utriculatum
Hog Fennel

FebMay

Asteraceae
Chaenactis glabriuscula
Yellow Pincushion

MarJuly
Eriophyllum confertiflorum
golden yarrow

All year
Deinandra fasciculata
clustered tarweed

AprDec
Agoseris grandiflora
California Dandelion

MarJuly
Rafinesquia californica
California Chickory

FebJuly
Uropappus lindleyi
Silver Puffs

MarJune
Leptosyne bigelovii
Bigelow’s coreopsis

FebJuly

Adoxaceae
Sambucus nigra-caerulea
Blue Elderberry

All year

Caprifoliaceae
Lonicera subspicata
Chaparral honeysuckle

All year

Valerianaceae
Plectritis ciliosa
Long Spurred Plectritis

MarApr

Rubiaceae
Galium aparine
common bedstraw

FebMay

Lamiaceae
Stachys rigida
woodmint

DecOct
Salvia apiana
white sage

AprSep
Salvia columbariae
chia

FebJune
Salvia leucophylla
purple sage

FebJuly
Salvia mellifera
black sage

DecSep

Oleaceae
Fraxinus dipetala
Flowering Ash

FebApr

Orobanchaceae
Castilleja affinis
Coast Indian Paintbrush

FebAug
Castilleja applegatei
Wavy Leaved Paintbrush

April
Castilleja exserta
Owl’s clover

MarJune
Castilleja foliolosa
Woolly Indian Paintbrush

JanJuly

Phrymaceae
Mimulus aurantiacus
sticky monkeyflower

DecSep

Plantaginaceae
Collinsia heterophylla
Chinese Houses

FebJuly
Penstemon centranthifolius
Scarlet Bugler

MarJune
Penstemon heterophyllus
Foothill Penstemon

AprAug
Plantago erecta
Foothill Plantain

FebJune

Convolvulaceae
Calystegia purpurata-purpurata
Pacific false bindweed

DecAug

Solanaceae
Solanum xanti
purple nightshade

All year

Boraginaceae
Amsinckia douglasiana
Douglas’ Fiddleneck

FebJuly
Amsinckia menziesii
common Fiddleneck

FebJune
Cryptantha sp.
popcornflower

JanAug
Emmenanthe penduliflora
Whispering Bells

FebJune
Eucrypta chrysanthemifolia
spotted hideseed

JanJuly
Nemophila menziesii
baby blue eyes

FebMay
Phacelia cicutaria
Caterpillar phacelia

MarJune
Phacelia distans
common phacelia

FebOct
Phacelia tanacetifolia
Tansy Phacelia

FebJune
Phacelia viscida-albiflora
white Sticky Phacelia

JanJuly
Pholistoma auritum
fiesta flower

JanJune

Loasaceae
Mentzelia micrantha
Stick-Leaf

January

Polemoniaceae
Gilia capitata
Globe gilia

FebJuly
Leptodactylon californicum
Prickly-phlox

JanJuly
Leptosiphon parviflorus
Variable Linanthus

JanAug

Grossulariaceae
Ribes malvaceum
Chaparral currant

SepMay

Saxifragaceae
Lithophragma cymbalaria
Mission Star

FebMay

Amaranthaceae
Chenopodium californicum
Soap Plant

FebMay

Montiaceae
Claytonia perfoliata
miner’s lettuce

JanJune

Polygonaceae
Eriogonum fasciculatum
California Buckwheat

All year

Brassicaceae
Brassica nigra
black mustard

DecJuly
Caulanthus lasiophyllus
California mustard

FebJune
Descurainia pinnata
Western Tansy Mustard

FebMay
Erysimum capitatum
Western Wallflower

MarJuly
Thysanocarpus curvipes
Fringe Pod

FebMay

Onagraceae
Camissoniopsis intermedia
Intermediate Suncup

FebJune
Clarkia bottae
Punchbowl Clarkia

MarSep
Clarkia epilobiodes
Willow Herb Clarkia

MarMay
Eremothera boothii
Shredding Evening Primrose

April
Eulobus californicus
California suncup

JanAug

Anacardiaceae
Rhus trilobata
Skunkbush

FebMay
Toxicodendron diversilobum
poison oak

DecMay

Cucurbitaceae
Marah fabaceus
common manroot

NovMay

Fabaceae
Lathyrus vestitus
common pacific pea

SepJune
Astragalus filipes
Milkvetch

FebJune
Lupinus albifrons
Silver Lupine

MarAug
Lupinus bicolor
miniature lupine

MarApr
Lupinus hirsutissimus
stinging lupine

JanJune
Lupinus microcarpus-densiflorus
Chick lupine

MarJune
Lupinus nanus
sky lupine

FebJune
Lupinus succulentus
arroyo lupine

DecJuly
Acmispon maritimus
Coastal Lotus

JanJuly

Rhamnaceae
Ceanothus cuneatus
Buck-brush

JanApr
Ceanothus leucodermis
Whitethorn Ceanothus

FebApr
Ceanothus spinosus
Greenbark

DecAug
Ceanothus thyrsiflorus
Blue Bush

DecJune
Rhamnus ilicifolia
Holly-leaved Redberry

FebMay

Rosaceae
Adenostoma fasciculatum
Chamise

MarSep
Prunus ilicifolia
Holly-leaved cherry

JanJune

Violaceae
Viola pedunculata
Johnny jump-up

FebMay

Papaveraceae
Dendromecon rigida
Bush poppy

All year
Eschscholzia caespitosa
Foothill Poppy

JanSep
Eschscholzia californica
California poppy

DecOct
Papaver heterophyllum
Wind Poppy

All year
Platystemon californicus
Cream Puffs

MarMay

Ranunculaceae
Clematis lasiantha
wild clematis

JanMay
Delphinium parishii
pale larkspur

FebJuly
Delphinium parryi
purple larkspur

FebJune
Ranunculus californicus
California Buttercup

JanMay

101 different species.

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