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Mount Tallac

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Horsetail Falls Pyramid Creek

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Gold Bug Park - Placerville, CA

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Sources of Native Plants
El Dorado County
Golden Gecko Garden Center  PROFILE 
Garden Valley 95633
Placer County
Forest Seeds of California  PROFILE 
Placerville 95667 mail order
Fowler Nurseries  PROFILE 
Newcastle 95658
High Ranch Nursery Inc.  PROFILE 
Loomis, 95650 source identified
Mountain Valley Growers  PROFILE 
Squaw Valley 93675 mail order
Park Place Gardens  PROFILE 
Loomis 95650
Restoration Resources  PROFILE 
Rocklin 95765
Wapumne Native Plant Nursery  PROFILE 
Lincoln 95648
Alpine County
Amador County
Sacramento County
Cornflower Farms  PROFILE 
Elk Grove 95759 wholesale, retail
Village Nurseries  PROFILE 
Sacramento 95827
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Wild Plants in  El Dorado County

Native Plants, by lifeform
Native Plants at the edge of their range
non-Native Plants
by Jepson Bioregion:
 
High Sierra Nevada
Sierra Nevada Foothills
  MAP of El Dorado County

 

 

What Grows Here?

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  by open space

 

 

 

Native Perennials that grow wild in El Dorado County:   Trees  •  Shrubs  •  Perennials  •  Annuals  •  Ferns
Achillea millefolium
Achnatherum coronatum
Achnatherum hymenoides
Achnatherum speciosum
Acmispon glaber
Acmispon grandiflorus
Aconitum columbianum
Actaea rubra
Agastache urticifolia
Ageratina occidentalis
 
Agoseris grandiflora
Agrostis exarata
Agrostis exarata var. monolepis
Agrostis idahoensis
Agrostis pallens
Agrostis scabra
Agrostis scabra var. geminata
Alisma plantago-aquatica
Alisma triviale
Allium amplectens
 
Allium obtusum
Allium validum
Ambrosia bipinnatifida
Ambrosia psilostachya
Anaphalis margaritacea
Anemone occidentalis
Antennaria microphylla
Apocynum cannabinum
Aquilegia formosa
Aralia californica
 
Arnica amplexicaulis
Arnica chamissonis
Arnica chamissonis ssp. foliosa
Artemisia douglasiana
Artemisia dracunculus
Artemisia ludoviciana
Aruncus dioicus var. pubescens
Asarum caudatum
Asarum hartwegii
Asarum lemmonii
 
Asclepias californica ssp. greenei
Asclepias cordifolia
Asclepias eriocarpa
Asclepias fascicularis
Asclepias speciosa
Aster chilensis
Baccharis douglasii
Baccharis glutinosa
Balsamorhiza sagittata
Boykinia major
 
Boykinia occidentalis
Brickellia californica
Brodiaea californica
Brodiaea coronaria
Brodiaea elegans
Bromus carinatus
Bromus carinatus var. marginatus
Bromus laevipes
Bromus marginatus
Calamagrostis canadensis
 
Calochortus albus
Calochortus albus var. rubellus
Calochortus catalinae
Calochortus luteus
Calochortus monophyllus
Calochortus superbus
Calochortus venustus
Caltha leptosepala
Caltha leptosepala ssp. howellii
Caltha leptosepala var. biflora
 
Calyptridium umbellatum
Calyptridium umbellatum var. caudiciferum
Calystegia purpurata
Camassia leichtlinii
Camassia leichtlinii ssp. suksdorfii
Camassia quamash
Camissonia cheiranthifolia
Carex aquatilis
Carex aquatilis var. dives
Carex barbarae
 
Carex densa
Carex deweyana
Carex deweyana ssp. leptopoda
Carex dudleyi
Carex leptopoda
Carex nudata
Carex pellita
Carex praegracilis
Carex senta
Carex serratodens
 
Carex stipata
Carex subfusca
Carex utriculata
Carex vesicaria
Castilleja angustifolia
Castilleja foliolosa
Castilleja miniata
Chamerion angustifolium
Chamerion latifolium
Chlorogalum pomeridianum
Cirsium occidentale
Claytonia sibirica
Clematis lasiantha
Clematis ligusticifolia
 
Clematis ligusticifolia var. brevifolia
Clematis ligusticifolia var. californica
Clinopodium douglasii
Comarum palustre
Coreopsis maritima
Corethrogyne filaginifolia
Corethrogyne filaginifolia var. incana
Corethrogyne filaginifolia var. linifolia
Corethrogyne leucophylla
Croton californicus
 
Cynoglossum grande
Cyperus eragrostis
Danthonia californica
Danthonia californica var. americana
Darmera peltata
Delphinium andersonii
Delphinium glaucum
Delphinium inflexum
Deschampsia cespitosa
Deschampsia elongata
 
Dicentra chrysantha
Dicentra formosa
Dichelostemma capitatum
Dichelostemma congestum
Dichelostemma multiflorum
Dichelostemma volubile
Dichondra donelliana
Disporum hookeri
Disporum smithii
Distichlis spicata
 
Dodecatheon clevelandii
Dodecatheon hendersonii
Dodecatheon jeffreyi
Dodecatheon pulchellum
Drymocallis glandulosa
Drymocallis lactea
Dudleya cymosa
Dudleya hassei
Dugaldia hoopesii
Eleocharis macrostachya
 
Eleocharis palustris
Elymus elymoides
Elymus glaucus
Elymus glaucus ssp. jepsonii
Elymus lanceolatus
Elymus multisetus
Elymus smithii
Elymus trachycaulus
Elymus triticoides
Epilobium canum
 
Epilobium canum ssp. latifolium
Epilobium latifolium
Epipactis gigantea
Erigeron compositus
Erigeron divergens
Erigeron glacialis
Erigeron linearis
Erigeron lobatus
Erigeron peregrinus
Eriogonum heracleoides
 
Eriogonum oblongifolium
Eriogonum ovalifolium
Eriogonum umbellatum
Eriogonum umbellatum var. dumosum
Eriogonum umbellatum var. polyanthum
Eriogonum ursinum
Eriogonum wrightii
Eriophyllum lanatum
Erysimum capitatum
Erysimum franciscanum var. crassifolium
 
Erysimum insulare ssp. suffrutescens
Erysimum menziesii ssp. concinnum
Erysimum menziesii ssp. eurekense
Erysimum menziesii ssp. yadonii
Erythranthe cardinalis
Erythranthe guttata
Erythranthe lewisii
Erythranthe tilingii
Erythronium grandiflorum
Erythronium multiscapideum
 
Erythronium multiscapoideum
Eschscholzia californica
Euthamia occidentalis
Festuca californica
Festuca idahoensis
Festuca occidentalis
Festuca roemeri var. klamathensis
Festuca rubra
Fragaria chiloensis ssp. lucida
Fragaria crinita
Fragaria vesca
Fragaria vesca ssp. bracteata
Fragaria virginiana
Fritillaria affinis
 
Fritillaria affinis var. tristulis
Galvezia speciosa
Geum macrophyllum
Geum triflorum
Glyceria elata
Glyceria grandis
Glyceria striata
Gnaphalium californicum
Gnaphalium canescens
Gnaphalium stramineum
 
Goodyera oblongifolia
Grindelia camporum
Grindelia camporum var. bracteosa
Grindelia hirsutula
Grindelia hirsutula var. davyi
Helenium autumnale var. grandiflorum
Helenium autumnale var. montanum
Helenium bigelovii
Helenium puberulum
Helianthella californica
 
Helianthus californicus
Heracleum lanatum
Heracleum maximum
Hesperostipa comata
Heterotheca grandiflora
Heterotheca villosa
Heuchera cylindrica var. alpina
Heuchera elegans
Heuchera micrantha
Heuchera micrantha var. diversifolia
 
Heuchera micrantha var. erubescens
Heuchera micrantha var. macropetala
Heuchera rubescens
Heuchera rubescens var. alpicola
Heuchera rubescens var. glandulosa
Heuchera rubescens var. rydbergiana
Hierochloe occidentalis
Hierochloe odorata
Hoita macrostachya
Hordeum brachyantherum
 
Hordeum brachyantherum ssp. californicum
Hordeum jubatum
Horkelia californica
Hosackia crassifolia
Hymenoxys hoopesii
Ipomopsis aggregata
Iris hartwegii
Iris innominata
Iris macrosiphon
Iris missouriensis
 
Juncus acuminatus
Juncus balticus
Juncus effusus
Juncus effusus ssp. pacificus
Juncus effusus var. brunneus
Juncus effusus var. pacificus
Juncus ensifolius
Juncus mexicanus
Juncus occidentalis
Juncus patens
 
Juncus phaeocephalus
Juncus tenuis
Juncus xiphioides
Koeleria macrantha
Lathyrus vestitus
Lemna minor
Lepidium fremontii var. stipitatum
Lessingia filaginifolia
Lessingia filaginifolia var. californica
Lewisia longipetala
 
Lewisia pygmaea
Lewisia rediviva
Leymus cinereus
Leymus condensatus
Leymus mollis
Leymus triticoides
Lilium humboldtii
Lilium pardalinum
Lilium parvum
Lilium washingtonianum
 
Linnaea borealis
Linum lewisii
Linum lewisii var. alpicola
Lomatium dissectum
Lomatium utriculatum
Lotus crassifolius
Lotus crassifolius var. otayensis
Lotus formosissimus
Lotus grandiflorus
Lotus heermannii
Lotus scoparius
Lupinus albicaulis
Lupinus argenteus
Lupinus argenteus var. heteranthus
 
Lupinus bicolor
Lupinus formosus
Lupinus latifolius
Lupinus polyphyllus
Lupinus polyphyllus var. burkei
Lupinus rivularis
Luzula comosa
Luzula comosa var. laxa
Luzula subsessilis
Maianthemum racemosum
 
Maianthemum stellatum
Marah fabacea
Marah fabaceus
Marah macrocarpus
Melica californica
Melica imperfecta
Melica torreyana
Mentha arvensis
Mentha canadensis
Mimulus cardinalis
 
Mimulus guttatus
Mimulus lewisii
Mimulus tilingii
Mirabilis bigelovii
Mirabilis californica
Monardella antonina
Monardella linoides ssp. viminea
Monardella odoratissima
Monardella villosa
Montia parvifolia
 
Muhlenbergia dumosa
Muhlenbergia montana
Muhlenbergia rigens
Nassella cernua
Nassella lepida
Nassella pulchra
Nasturtium officinale
Nuphar polysepala
Odontostomum hartwegii
Oenothera elata
 
Oenothera elata ssp. hirsutissima
Oreostemma alpigenum
Osmorhiza berteroi
Osmorhiza chilensis
Pascopyrum smithii
Penstemon azureus
Penstemon azureus var. angustissimus
Penstemon davidsonii
Penstemon heterophyllus
Penstemon newberryi
 
Penstemon rydbergii
Penstemon speciosus
Perideridia kelloggii
Persicaria punctata
Phacelia californica
Phacelia cinerea
Phacelia egena
Phacelia imbricata
Phacelia ramosissima
Phacelia ramosissima var. eremophila
 
Phacelia ramosissima var. latifolia
Phacelia ramosissima var. montereyensis
Phacelia ramosissima var. subglabra
Phalaris arundinacea
Phalaris arundinacea var. picta
Phlox diffusa
Phyla nodiflora
Phyla nodiflora var. incisa
Phyla nodiflora var. rosea
Plantago maritima var. juncoides
 
Pleuraphis jamesii
Pleuraphis rigida
Poa ampla
Poa fendleriana
Poa juncifolia
Poa nevadensis
Poa secunda
Poa secunda ssp. juncifolia
Polemonium occidentale
Polygonum punctatum
 
Potentilla glandulosa
Potentilla gracilis
Potentilla palustris
Primula clevelandii
Primula hendersonii
Primula jeffreyi
Primula pauciflora
Prosartes hookeri
Prosartes hookeri var. trachyandra
Prunella vulgaris
Prunella vulgaris var. lanceolata
Pseudognaphalium californicum
Pseudognaphalium microcephalum
Pseudognaphalium stramineum
 
Pycnanthemum californicum
Ranunculus californicus
Ranunculus occidentalis
Romanzoffia californica
Rorippa nasturtium-aquaticum
Rudbeckia californica
Rumex salicifolius
Sagittaria latifolia
Salicornia subterminalis
Salvia sonomensis
 
Satureja chandleri
Satureja douglasii
Satureja mimuloides
Schoenoplectus acutus
Schoenoplectus californicus
Scirpus americanus
Scirpus californicus
Scirpus maritimus
Scirpus microcarpus
Scirpus robustus
 
Scirpus tabernaemontani
Scrophularia californica
Scrophularia californica ssp. floribunda
Scutellaria californica
Sedum lanceolatum
Sedum obtusatum
Sedum spathulifolium
Sidalcea malviflora
Sidalcea oregana
Silene laciniata
 
Silene laciniata ssp. major
Sisyrinchium bellum
Sisyrinchium californicum
Sisyrinchium idahoense
Smilacina racemosa
Smilacina stellata
Solanum xanti
Solidago californica
Solidago canadensis
Solidago canadensis ssp. elongata
 
Solidago elongata
Solidago sparsiflora
Solidago spectabilis
Solidago velutina
Solidago velutina ssp. californica
Sporobolus airoides var. wrightii
Sporobolus cryptandrus
Stachys ajugoides
Stachys albens
Stipa cernua
 
Stipa comata
Stipa hymenoides
Stipa lepida
Stipa nelsonii var. dorei
Stipa pulchra
Stipa speciosa
Suaeda moquinii
Symphyotrichum chilense
Symphyotrichum chilense var. invenustum
Symphyotrichum chilense var. medium
 
Tanacetum camphoratum
Tellima grandiflora
Thalictrum fendleri
Thalictrum fendleri var. polycarpum
Thalictrum polycarpum
Trifolium wormskioldii
Trillium albidum
Trillium angustipetalum
Trillium chloropetalum
Triteleia bridgesii
 
Triteleia hyacinthina
Triteleia ixioides
Triteleia laxa
Typha domingensis
Typha latifolia
Urtica dioica
Urtica dioica ssp. holosericea
Veratrum californicum
Veratrum viride var. eschscholzianum
Verbena lasiostachys
 
Veronica americana
Vicia americana
Viola adunca
Viola glabella
Wyethia angustifolia
Wyethia mollis
Xerophyllum tenax
Zigadenus fremontii