Glen Canyon National Recreation Area Plants

A list of plants in the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area

Small
common stork's-bill 1
Erodium cicutarium
Small
bulrush 2
Typha latifolia
Small
Sonoran scrub oak 3
Quercus turbinella
Small
notch-leaf scorpion-weed 4
Phacelia crenulata
Small
western wallflower 5
Erysimum capitatum
Small
Fremont cottonwood 6
Populus fremontii
Small
rough horsetail 7
Equisetum hyemale
Small
field horsetail 8
Equisetum arvense
Small
prickly lettuce 9
Lactuca serriola
Small
skunkweed 10
Croton texensis
Small
ribwort plantain 11
Plantago lanceolata
Small
smooth sumac 12
Rhus glabra
Small
five-stamen tamarisk 13
Tamarix chinensis
Small
red tamarisk 14
Tamarix ramosissima
rabbitfoot grass
Polypogon monspeliensis
Small
beavertail cactus 15
Opuntia basilaris
Small
green ephedra 16
Ephedra viridis
Small
tumbleweed 17
Salsola tragus
Small
Colorado pinyon 18
Pinus edulis
Small
rough cocklebur 19
Xanthium strumarium
Small
rubber rabbitbrush 20
Ericameria nauseosa
Small
threadleaf groundsel 21
Senecio flaccidus
Small
small wirelettuce 22
Stephanomeria exigua
Small
prince's plume 23
Stanleya pinnata
Small
fourwing saltbush 13
Atriplex canescens
Small
Shadscale 20
Atriplex confertifolia
Small
coyote melon 24
Cucurbita palmata
Small
honey mesquite 25
Prosopis glandulosa
Small
white-stem stickleaf 26
Mentzelia albicaulis
Small
Canaigre 27
Rumex hymenosepalus
Small
Pomegranate 28
Punica granatum
Small
sacred thorn-apple 29
Datura wrightii
Small
western poison ivy 30
Toxicodendron rydbergii
Small
fragrant sumac 31
Rhus aromatica
Small
spotted spurge 32
Euphorbia maculata
Small
Common purslane 33
Portulaca oleracea
Small
narrowleaf willow 20
Salix exigua
Small
foxtail brome 34
Bromus rubens
Small
desert trumpet 35
Eriogonum inflatum
Small
Western Redbud 5
Cercis occidentalis
Small
fringed puccoon 36
Lithospermum incisum
Small
Utah serviceberry 20
Amelanchier utahensis
Small
broadleaf milkweed 37
Asclepias latifolia
Small
smooth horsetail 20
Equisetum laevigatum
Small
pale smartweed 38
Persicaria lapathifolia
Small
black maidenhair fern 34
Adiantum capillus-veneris
Small
puncture vine 39
Tribulus terrestris
Small
Russian olive 30
Elaeagnus angustifolia
Small
Mojave Mound Cactus 40
Echinocereus mojavensis
Small
Palmer's penstemon 41
Penstemon palmeri
Small
firecracker penstemon 20
Penstemon eatonii
Small
desert marigold 13
Baileya multiradiata
Small
Blackbrush 42
Coleogyne ramosissima
Small
gilia beardtongue 10
Penstemon ambiguus
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silver wormwood 20
Artemisia ludoviciana
Small
trailing windmills 44
Allionia incarnata
Small
woolly bluestar 43
Amsonia tomentosa
Small
willow baccharis 45
Baccharis salicina
Small
desert paintbrush 34
Castilleja chromosa
Small
Wyoming Indian paintbrush 10
Castilleja linariifolia
Small
desert willow 46
Chilopsis linearis
Small
Spiny Chloracantha 47
Chloracantha spinosa
Small
yellow rabbitbrush 48
Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus
Small
Fluffgrass 20
Dasyochloa pulchella
Small
hoary aster 34
Dieteria canescens
Small
Engelmann's hedgehog cactus 49
Echinocereus engelmannii
Small
naked-stemmed daisy 34
Enceliopsis nudicaulis
Small
Texas stork's bill 50
Erodium texanum
Small
Apache plume 51
Fallugia paradoxa
Small
single-leaf ash 34
Fraxinus anomala
Small
broom snakeweed 44
Gutierrezia sarothrae
Small
Utah juniper 48
Juniperus osteosperma
Small
Mountain Pepperweed 40
Lepidium montanum
Small
desert tobacco 52
Nicotiana obtusifolia
Small
fragrant evening primrose 40
Oenothera cespitosa
Small
starvation prickly-pear 53
Opuntia polyacantha
mat rock spiraea
Petrophytum caespitosum
Small
woolly plantain 20
Plantago patagonica
Small
arrowweed 35
Pluchea sericea
Small
frosted mint 24
Poliomintha incana
Small
velvet mesquite 54
Prosopis velutina
Small
Stansbury's cliffrose 45
Purshia stansburyana
Small
gooseberry-leaved globemallow 13
Sphaeralcea grossulariifolia
Small
longbeak streptanthella 55
Streptanthella longirostris
Small
parralena 56
Thymophylla pentachaeta
Small
spiny goldenweed 48
Xanthisma spinulosum
Small
Mojave prickly-pear 57
Opuntia polyacantha erinacea
Small
Fiveneedle Pricklyleaf 34
Thymophylla pentachaeta belenidium
Small
narrowleaf yucca 24
Yucca angustissima
Small
Indian ricegrass 58
Achnatherum hymenoides
Small
western spiderwort 59
Tradescantia occidentalis
Small
woolly locoweed 60
Astragalus mollissimus
Small
Double Bladderpod 40
Physaria acutifolia
Small
pale evening primrose 20
Oenothera pallida
Roundleaf buffaloberry
Shepherdia rotundifolia
Small
sand sagebrush 61
Artemisia filifolia
matted crinklemat
Tiquilia latior
Small
fragrant white sand verbena 62
Abronia elliptica
Small
Smallflower Fishhook Cactus 63
Sclerocactus parviflorus

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