11384 thumb Wildflowers of Metro Phoenix

This is a concise list of commonly seen native wildflowers in Metro Phoenix.

Wildflowers are considered those that grow freely without human intervention, or seasonal flowering plants characteristic of a particular region.

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bajada lupine 1
Lupinus concinnus
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desert pincushion 2
Chaenactis stevioides
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slender phlox 3
Microsteris gracilis
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desert mariposa lily 5
Calochortus kennedyi
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American wild carrot 6
Daucus pusillus
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common goldfields 7
Lasthenia gracilis
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Mexican poppy 8
Eschscholzia californica mexicana
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Fiddlenecks 9
Amsinckia
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Pringle's woolly sunflower 5
Eriophyllum pringlei
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Woollystars 10
Eriastrum
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Blue Dicks 11
Dichelostemma capitatum
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trailing windmills 12
Allionia incarnata
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desert lily 13
Hesperocallis undulata
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Gordon's bladderpod 14
Physaria gordonii
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white bladderpod 15
Physaria purpurea
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western wallflower 16
Erysimum capitatum
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Yager's woollystar 17
Eriastrum eremicum yageri
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spreading woollystar 18
Eriastrum diffusum
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Douglas' stitchwort 19
Sabulina douglasii
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Bigelow's linanthus 20
Linanthus bigelovii
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whispering bells 10
Emmenanthe penduliflora
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redmaids 20
Calandrinia menziesii
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Jewelflowers 20
Streptanthus
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few-flowered bluedicks 21
Dipterostemon capitatus pauciflorus
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Paintbrushes 22
Castilleja
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catseyes 23
Cryptantha
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Coulter's lupine 24
Lupinus sparsiflorus
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lesser yellowthroat gilia 25
Gilia flavocincta
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star gilia 26
Gilia stellata
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desert chicory 27
Rafinesquia neomexicana
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white woolly daisy 28
Eriophyllum lanosum
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whitedaisy tidytips 20
Layia glandulosa
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desert marigold 29
Baileya multiradiata
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Emory's rock daisy 30
Perityle emoryi
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California primrose 31
Eulobus californicus
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purple owl's-clover 32
Castilleja exserta exserta
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chia 33
Salvia columbariae
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Parry's beardtongue 4
Penstemon parryi
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California poppy 34
Eschscholzia californica
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southwestern prickly poppy 35
Argemone pleiacantha
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tuber anemone 36
Anemone tuberosa
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notch-leaf scorpion-weed 37
Phacelia crenulata
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distant phacelia 5
Phacelia distans
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Fiesta Flower 38
Pholistoma auritum
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bristly fiddleneck 39
Amsinckia tessellata

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