Botanical Inhabitants of Pinnacles National Park

Guide to the plant communities of Pinnacles

Species list taken from the Pinnacles Vascular Species List from the NPS Inventory and Monitoring

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Bigelow's spike moss 1
Selaginella bigelovii
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water fern 1
Azolla filiculoides
Small
giant chain fern 2
Woodwardia fimbriata
Small
Pteridium aquilinum var. pubescens 3
Pteridium aquilinum pubescens
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coastal woodfern 4
Dryopteris arguta
Small
Polystichum imbricans ssp. curtum 5
Polystichum imbricans curtum
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Equisetum telmateia ssp. braunii 6
Equisetum telmateia braunii
Small
California Polypody 7
Polypodium californicum
Small
Nested Polypody 8
Polypodium calirhiza
Small
California Maidenhair Fern 9
Adiantum jordanii
Small
California lacefern 10
Aspidotis californica
Small
Cheilanthes covillei 11
Myriopteris covillei
Small
Cheilanthes intertexta 10
Myriopteris intertexta
Small
Coffee Fern 12
Pellaea andromedifolia
Small
Pentagramma triangularis ssp. triangularis 13
Pentagramma triangularis triangularis
Small
brittle bladderfern 14
Cystopteris fragilis
Small
California juniper 10
Juniperus californica
Small
gray pine 15
Pinus sabiniana
Small
California bay 16
Umbellularia californica
Small
prostrate pigweed 18
Amaranthus albus
Small
procumbent pigweed 11
Amaranthus blitoides
Small
California Pigweed 19
Amaranthus californicus
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powell's amaranth 20
Amaranthus powellii
Small
Pacific poison oak 21
Toxicodendron diversilobum
Small
hoary bowlesia 22
Bowlesia incana
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poison hemlock 23
Conium maculatum
Small
American wild carrot 24
Daucus pusillus
Small
California lomatium 1
Lomatium californicum
Small
Lomatium dasycarpum ssp. dasycarpum 25
Lomatium dasycarpum dasycarpum
Small
Foothill desert-parsley 14
Lomatium utriculatum
Small
California sweet cicely 26
Osmorhiza brachypoda
Small
California yampah 27
Perideridia californica
Small
Poison sanicle 1
Sanicula bipinnata
Small
Purple Sanicle 1
Sanicula bipinnatifida
Small
Pacific Sanicle 28
Sanicula crassicaulis
Small
laceleaf sanicle 1
Sanicula laciniata
Small
Turkey Pea 29
Sanicula tuberosa
Small
Shepherd's-needle 30
Scandix pecten-veneris
Small
Hartweg's umbrellawort 1
Tauschia hartwegii
Small
common hedge parsley 31
Torilis arvensis
Small
California Hedge Parsley 27
Yabea microcarpa
Small
hemp dogbane 15
Apocynum cannabinum
Small
woollypod milkweed 32
Asclepias eriocarpa
Small
narrowleaf milkweed 1
Asclepias fascicularis
Small
woolly milkweed 33
Asclepias vestita
240px vinca lila
greater periwinkle 34
Vinca major
Small
manyflower marshpennywort 35
Hydrocotyle umbellata
Small
Complex Achillea millefolium 36
Achillea millefolium
Small
Blow Wives 37
Achyrachaena mollis
Small
Acroptilon repens 38
Leuzea repens
Agoseris apargioides var. apargioides
Agoseris apargioides apargioides
Small
bigflower agoseris 39
Agoseris grandiflora
Small
Annual Agoseris 40
Agoseris heterophylla
Small
spearleaf agoseris 41
Agoseris retrorsa
Small
annual bur-sage 42
Ambrosia acanthicarpa
Small
woolly fishhooks 10
Ancistrocarphus filagineus
Small
Stinking chamomile 43
Anthemis cotula
Small
biennial wormwood 19
Artemisia biennis
306770463 adbaa7a557 m
California sagebrush 44
Artemisia californica
Small
California mugwort 45
Artemisia douglasiana
Small
Tarragon 46
Artemisia dracunculus
Small
marsh baccharis 47
Baccharis glutinosa
36795773324 f06b0b7121 m
coyote brush 48
Baccharis pilularis
Baccharis salicifolia ssp. salicifolia
Baccharis salicifolia salicifolia
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Glandular Big Tarweed 10
Blepharizonia laxa
Small
California brickellbush 49
Brickellia californica
Small
Carduus pycnocephalus ssp. pycnocephalus 50
Carduus pycnocephalus pycnocephalus
Small
Slender Thistle 51
Carduus tenuiflorus
Small
blessed thistle 52
Centaurea benedicta
Small
Maltese star-thistle 53
Centaurea melitensis
Small
Yellow Starthistle 54
Centaurea solstitialis
Small
Fitch's tarweed 17
Centromadia fitchii
Chaenactis glabriuscula var. glabriuscula
Chaenactis glabriuscula glabriuscula
Small
Chaenactis glabriuscula var. lanosa 55
Chaenactis glabriuscula lanosa
Small
Cirsium occidentale var. occidentale 56
Cirsium occidentale occidentale
Small
Cirsium occidentale var. venustum 1
Cirsium occidentale venustum
Small
bull thistle 57
Cirsium vulgare
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Brass Buttons 58
Cotula coronopifolia
Small
Three-ray tarweed 27
Deinandra lobbii
Small
Salinas River Tarweed 59
Deinandra pentactis
Small
Stinkwort 60
Dittrichia graveolens
Small
horseweed 61
Erigeron canadensis
Erigeron foliosus var. foliosus
Erigeron foliosus foliosus
Small
Erigeron petrophilus var. petrophilus 37
Erigeron petrophilus petrophilus
Small
Eriophyllum confertiflorum var. confertiflorum 62
Eriophyllum confertiflorum confertiflorum
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many-stem woolly sunflower 1
Eriophyllum multicaule
Small
western goldenrod 63
Euthamia occidentalis
Small
western marsh cudweed 64
Gnaphalium palustre
Small
Great Valley gumweed 65
Grindelia camporum
Small
California matchweed 1
Gutierrezia californica
Small
Rosilla 37
Helenium puberulum
Small
bristly oxtongue 66
Helminthotheca echioides
Small
Hesperevax acaulis var. ambusticola 33
Hesperevax acaulis ambusticola
Small
Telegraphweed 67
Heterotheca grandiflora
Small
Heterotheca sessiliflora ssp. echioides 33
Heterotheca sessiliflora echioides
Small
Smooth Cat's Ear 68
Hypochaeris glabra
Small
common hareleaf 1
Lagophylla ramosissima
Small
California goldfields 1
Lasthenia californica
Small
small-ray goldfields 69
Lasthenia microglossa

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