Plants of Chatfield State Park

Chatfield reservoir is one of the largest bodies of water along the Front Range open to public recreation. The park offers water enthusiasts the opportunity to enjoy fishing, boating, sailing, water-skiing, and swimming in the 1,500 surface acre reservoir. Nearly 3,900 acres of park land ...more ↓

field horsetail 1
Equisetum arvense
rough horsetail 2
Equisetum hyemale
Smooth Scouring Rush 3
Equisetum laevigatum
Rocky Mountain Juniper 4
Juniperus scopulorum
common juniper 5
Juniperus communis
bristlecone pine 6
Pinus aristata
Pinyon pine 7
Pinus edulis
lodgepole pine 8
Pinus contorta
Ponderosa pine 9
Pinus ponderosa
Engelmann spruce 10
Picea engelmannii
honey locust 12
Gleditsia triacanthos
white Dutch clover 13
Trifolium repens
alfalfa 3
Medicago sativa
white sweetclover 14
Melilotus albus
yellow sweetclover 14
Melilotus officinalis
silvery lupine 15
Lupinus argenteus
Nebraska lupine 16
Lupinus plattensis
broad-leaved sweet pea 17
Lathyrus latifolius
American vetch 18
Vicia americana
Drummond's milkvetch 19
Astragalus drummondii
Parry's Milkvetch 20
Astragalus parryi
wild licorice 21
Glycyrrhiza lepidota
Lambert locoweed 22
Oxytropis lambertii
White Point-vetch 23
Oxytropis sericea
desert false indigo 24
Amorpha fruticosa
false lupine 3
Thermopsis rhombifolia
Siberian peashrub 27
Caragana arborescens
black locust 28
Robinia neomexicana
black locust 29
Robinia pseudoacacia
wild alfalfa 30
Pediomelum digitatum
Shrubby Cinquefoil 31
Dasiphora fruticosa
sulfur cinquefoil 5
Potentilla recta
Rocky Mountain raspberry 32
Rubus deliciosus
Wood's rose 33
Rosa woodsii
mountain mahogany 34
Cercocarpus montanus
Fleshy hawthorn 35
Crataegus macracantha
American plum 36
Prunus americana
Sand Cherry 37
Prunus pumila
chokecherry 27
Prunus virginiana
mountain ninebark 38
Physocarpus monogynus
common buckthorn 39
Rhamnus cathartica
stinging nettle 40
Urtica dioica
Siberian elm 3
Ulmus pumila
Common Hop 41
Humulus lupulus
hackberry 42
Celtis reticulata
Russian Olive 43
Elaeagnus angustifolia
pygmy-flower rock-jasmine 8
Androsace septentrionalis
leafy Jacob's ladder 6
Polemonium foliosissimum
scarlet gilia 44
Ipomopsis aggregata
spike gilia 45
Ipomopsis spicata
slender phlox 46
Microsteris gracilis
Sticky Gilia 47
Aliciella pinnatifida
Red osier dogwood 48
Cornus sericea
Adonis blazingstar 49
Mentzelia multiflora
Bractless Blazingstar 50
Mentzelia nuda
Engelmann's Milkweed 51
Asclepias engelmanniana
Showy Milkweed 52
Asclepias speciosa
hemp dogbane 53
Apocynum cannabinum
Common Purslane 54
Portulaca oleracea
Nylon Hedgehog Cactus 55
Echinocereus viridiflorus
Simpson's hedgehog cactus 56
Pediocactus simpsonii
viviparous foxtail cactus 57
Escobaria vivipara
brittle prickly-pear 58
Opuntia fragilis
twist spine prickly pear 59
Opuntia macrorhiza
brown-spined prickly-pear 60
Opuntia phaeacantha
starvation prickly-pear 61
Opuntia polyacantha
swamp smartweed 62
Persicaria amphibia
smartweed 63
Persicaria lapathifolia
Spotted Lady's Thumb 13
Persicaria maculosa
pinkweed 64
Persicaria pensylvanica
devil's shoestrings 65
Polygonum arenastrum
Japanese knotweed 66
Reynoutria japonica
Giant Knotweed 12
Reynoutria sachalinensis
Sheep's Sorrel 67
Rumex acetosella
Tall dock 68
Rumex altissimus
curly dock 69
Rumex crispus
spreading buckwheat 70
Eriogonum effusum
sulfur buckwheat 71
Eriogonum umbellatum
field chickweed 72
Cerastium arvense
Whitlow-wort 73
Paronychia virginica
Common Soapwort 29
Saponaria officinalis
baby's-breath 74
Gypsophila paniculata
Cow Soapwarp 75
Vaccaria hispanica
narrow leaf umbrellawort 76
Mirabilis linearis
Wild Four O'Clock 43
Mirabilis nyctaginea
salt cedar 77
Tamarix ramosissima
fourwing saltbush 49
Atriplex canescens
Common Orache 78
Atriplex patula
lamb's quarters 79
Chenopodium album
winged pigweed 65
Cycloloma atriplicifolium
winterfat 49
Krascheninnikovia lanata
Redroot Pigweed 80
Amaranthus retroflexus
kochia 81
Bassia scoparia
Slender Russian-thistle 82
Salsola collina
Canada thistle 83
Cirsium arvense
wavyleaf thistle 3
Cirsium undulatum

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