Vascular Plants of Calgary

The attached list is of vascular plants that are noted in the “Calgary’s Natural Areas” book that was edited by Harold Pinel and published through Calgary Field Naturalists' Society in 1980. Common names have been referenced to ACIMS 2015 list of Alberta's Vascular plants.

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Manitoba maple 1
Acer negundo
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sneezewort yarrow 2
Achillea ptarmica
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Indian rice grass 3
Achnatherum hymenoides
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yellow false dandelion 5
Agoseris glauca
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crested wheatgrass 6
Agropyron cristatum
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rough hair grass 5
Agrostis scabra
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nodding onion 8
Allium cernuum
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wild chives 9
Allium schoenoprasum
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prairie onion 5
Allium textile
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alder 10
Alnus incana
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green alder 11
Alnus viridis
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short-awned foxtail 5
Alopecurus aequalis
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small alyssum 12
Alyssum alyssoides
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white amaranth 13
Amaranthus albus
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prostrate amaranth 14
Amaranthus blitoides
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red-root pigweed 15
Amaranthus retroflexus
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saskatoon 16
Amelanchier alnifolia
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pearly everlasting 17
Anaphalis margaritacea
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sweet-flowered androsace 18
Androsace chamaejasme
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northern fairy candelabra 19
Androsace septentrionalis
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Canada anemone 20
Anemone canadensis
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long-fruited anemone 21
Anemone cylindrica
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cut-leaved anemone 5
Anemone multifida
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small wood anemone 22
Anemone parviflora
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broad-leaved everlasting 23
Antennaria neglecta
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small-leaved everlasting 24
Antennaria parvifolia
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showy everlasting 25
Antennaria pulcherrima
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rosy everlasting 26
Antennaria rosea
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mayweed 27
Anthemis cotula
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spreading dogbane 28
Apocynum androsaemifolium
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blue columbine 29
Aquilegia brevistyla
hairy rockcress
Arabis pycnocarpa
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wild sarsaparilla 30
Aralia nudicaulis
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common burdock 31
Arctium minus
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common bearberry 32
Arctostaphylos uva-ursi
240px arnica cordifolia — jason hollinger
heart-leaved arnica 33
Arnica cordifolia
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shining arnica 34
Arnica fulgens
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spear-leaved arnica 35
Arnica lonchophylla
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absinthe wormwood 5
Artemisia absinthium
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biennial sagewort 5
Artemisia biennis
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plains wormwood 5
Artemisia campestris
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dragonwort 5
Artemisia dracunculus
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pasture sagewort 36
Artemisia frigida
240px artemisia ludoviciana (5144352432)
prairie sagewort 5
Artemisia ludoviciana
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asparagus 37
Asparagus officinalis
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alpine aster 38
Aster alpinus
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purple milk vetch 39
Astragalus agrestis
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alpine milk vetch 5
Astragalus alpinus
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American milk vetch 40
Astragalus americanus
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Indian milk vetch 41
Astragalus australis
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Canadian milk vetch 19
Astragalus canadensis
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ground-plum 5
Astragalus crassicarpus
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Drummond's milk vetch 5
Astragalus drummondii
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slender milk vetch 42
Astragalus flexuosus
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cushion milk vetch 43
Astragalus gilviflorus
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ascending purple milk-vetch 5
Astragalus laxmannii
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timber milk vetch 5
Astragalus miser
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Missouri milk vetch 5
Astragalus missouriensis
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narrow-leaved milk vetch 44
Astragalus pectinatus
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loose-flowered milk vetch 35
Astragalus tenellus
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few-flowered milk vetch 45
Astragalus vexilliflexus
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garden orache 46
Atriplex hortensis
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spear orach 47
Atriplex patula
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wild oat 48
Avena fatua
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cultivated oat 49
Avena sativa
Russian pigweed
Axyris amaranthoides
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American winter cress 50
Barbarea orthoceras
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slough grass 51
Beckmannia syzigachne
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water birch 19
Betula occidentalis
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white birch 52
Betula papyrifera
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dwarf birch 53
Betula pumila
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nodding beggarticks 54
Bidens cernua
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Virginia grape fern 55
Botrypus virginianus
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blue grama 56
Bouteloua gracilis
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Indian mustard 57
Brassica juncea
Small
Bird's rape 58
Brassica rapa
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low braya 59
Braya humilis
Small
smooth brome 60
Bromus inermis
Japanese chess
Bromus japonicus
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Pumpelly brome 35
Bromus inermis pumpellianus
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downy brome 61
Bromus tectorum
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bluejoint 62
Calamagrostis canadensis
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narrow reed grass 53
Calamagrostis stricta
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sand grass 63
Sporobolus rigidus
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vernal water-starwort 61
Callitriche palustris
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creeping bellflower 5
Campanula rapunculoides
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shepherd's-purse 64
Capsella bursa-pastoris
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common caragana 65
Caragana arborescens
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bitter cress 66
Cardamine pensylvanica
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water sedge 67
Carex aquatilis
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awned sedge 68
Carex atherodes
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golden sedge 69
Carex aurea
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hair-like sedge 61
Carex capillaris
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beautiful sedge 70
Carex concinna
bristle-leaved sedge
Carex eburnea
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thread-leaved sedge 5
Carex filifolia
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inland sedge 71
Carex interior
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hairy-fruited sedge 72
Carex lasiocarpa

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