Red

white yellow blue brown red
red flowers

Liliaceae
Calochortus splendens
Splendid Mariposa Lily

AprJune
Calochortus venustus
Butterfly Mariposa lily

AprJune

Asteraceae
Symphyotrichum subulatum
Baby’s breath Aster

SepJan
Cirsium occidentale-californicum
California thistle

MarAug
Cirsium occidentale-venustum
Venus thistle

FebAug
Tragopogon porrifolius
Purple Salsify

AprSep
Acourtia microcephala
Sacapelote

MayAug

Caprifoliaceae
Lonicera hispidula
Pink honeysuckle

AprJuly

Valerianaceae
Plectritis ciliosa
Long Spurred Plectritis

MarApr

Apocynaceae
Asclepias eriocarpa
Broad-leaved Milkweed

MayAug
Asclepias fascicularis
Narrow-leaved Milkweed

MayOct

Gentianaceae
Zeltnera venusta
Charming Centaury

June

Lamiaceae
Stachys rigida
woodmint

DecOct
Salvia spathacea
hummingbirdsage

NovJuly

Orobanchaceae
Castilleja affinis
Coast Indian Paintbrush

FebAug
Castilleja foliolosa
Woolly Indian Paintbrush

JanJuly
Castilleja minor
Lesser Indian paintbrush

JuneOct
Pedicularis densiflora
Indian Warrior

FebApr

Phrymaceae
Mimulus bigelovii
Bigelow’s Monkeyflower

MarAug
Mimulus cardinalis
scarlet monkeyflower

JuneNov

Plantaginaceae
Keckiella cordifolia
Climbing Penstemon

AprAug
Keckiella ternata
Blue Stemmed Keckiella

JuneJuly
Penstemon centranthifolius
Scarlet Bugler

MarJune

Scrophulariaceae
Scrophularia californica
California Figwort

JanOct

Convolvulaceae
Calystegia soldanella
Beach Morning Glory

MarJune

Polemoniaceae
Eriastrum densifolium
Dense-flowered Eriastrum

MayJune
Leptosiphon parviflorus
Variable Linanthus

JanJune

Primulaceae
Anagallis arvensis
Scarlet Pimpernel

MarOct
Dodecatheon clevelandii
Shooting Star

JanMay

Crassulaceae
Dudleya cymosa
foothill dudleya

AprJuly
Dudleya lanceolata
Rock Lettuce

AprJuly
Dudleya pulverulenta
chalk dudleya

MayAug

Grossulariaceae
Ribes amarum
Bitter gooseberry

JanMar
Ribes californicum
Hillside gooseberry

FebMar
Ribes malvaceum
Chaparral currant

SepMay
Ribes menziesii
Canyon Gooseberry

DecMar
Ribes speciosum
Fuchsia-flowered gooseberry

DecApr

Amaranthaceae
Chenopodium murale
Nettle-leaved goosefoot

DecJune

Caryophyllaceae
Silene laciniata
Indian Pink

FebSep

Frankeniaceae
Frankenia salina
Alkali heath

AprFeb

Montiaceae
Calandrinia ciliata
Red-maids

JanMay

Nyctaginaceae
Abronia maritima
Red sand verbena

All year
Abronia umbellata
Pink sand verbena

All year

Polygonaceae
Persicaria amphibia
water knotweed

JulyOct
Persicaria lapathifolia
Common knotweed

SepDec
Rumex crispus
Curly dock

JanJuly
Rumex fueginus
Golden dock

June
Rumex pulcher
Fiddle dock

NovJan

Brassicaceae
?Boechera arcuata
Arching Rockcress

JuneJuly
Caulanthus coulteri
Coulter’s Jewel Flower

March
Erysimum capitatum
Western Wallflower

AprJune
Raphanus ssp
wild radish

All year

Cistaceae
Cistus incanus-creticus
Pink rockrose

JanAug

Malvaceae
Malacothamnus fasciculatus
Chaparral mallow

All year
Sidalcea malviflora
Checkerbloom

FebJuly

Onagraceae
Clarkia bottae
Punchbowl Clarkia

MarSep
Clarkia purpurea-purpurea
Winecup

AprJuly
Clarkia purpurea-quadrivulnera
Four-spot

MarAug
Clarkia unguiculata
Elegant Clarkia

MarSep
Epilobium brachycarpum
Panicled Willow herb

JulyOct
Epilobium canum
California-fuchsia

MayJan
Epilobium ciliatum
Common Willowherb

MayDec
Epilobium densiflorum
Dense-Flowered Willowherb

MayAug

Fabaceae
Amorpha californica
mock locust

MayJune
Vicia gigantea
Giant Vetch

FebMay
Lupinus bicolor
miniature lupine

FebJune
Lupinus hirsutissimus
stinging lupine

JanJune
Lupinus nanus
sky lupine

FebJune
Lupinus succulentus
arroyo lupine

DecJuly
Acmispon americanus
Spanish clover

MayAug
Trifolium ciliolatum
Tree Clover

AprMay
Trifolium hirtum
Red Clover

MarMay

Rosaceae
Rosa californica
california wild rose

FebNov

Papaveraceae
Eschscholzia californica
California poppy

DecOct
Fumaria officinalis
Drug fumitory

MarMay
Papaver californicum
fire poppy

JanMay
Papaver heterophyllum
Wind Poppy

April

Ranunculaceae
Delphinium cardinale
cardinal larkspur

MayJuly
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