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Calflora Great Places to view California Native Plants:

Santiago Peak and Modjeska Peak

©2015 Ron Vanderhoff

Mount San Jacinto State Park

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CNPS Chapter: Riverside-San Bernardino -- covering southwestern San Bernardino County and all of Riverside County.

Wildscaping for gardeners in Southern California: How to attract and nurture wildlife in your own yard.

Theodore Payne Foundation:
Native Plant Garden Tour

Tom Chester - Trail Guides for Southern California locations, organized by Jepson Bioregion

The California Chaparral Institute, Escondido

Sources of Native Plants
Riverside County
Acorn Cap Native Plant Nursery, The  PROFILE 
Wildomar 92595 Native Plant Nursery
Fremontia Horicultural  PROFILE 
Ontario 91761
Green Valley Nursery  PROFILE 
Indio 92203
Mockingbird Nurseries  PROFILE 
Riverside 92504
Upper Chase Nursery  PROFILE 
Riverside 92504 Wholesale
San Bernardino County
Mojave Desert Land Trust  PROFILE 
Joshua Tree 92252 plant sales 3 X a year
Oak Hills Nursery  PROFILE 
Herperia 92344
Imperial County
San Diego County
Anderson's Seed Co  PROFILE 
Escondido 92029 seeds
Briggs Nursery and Tree Company  PROFILE 
Vista 92081
Coastal Sage Gardening  PROFILE 
San Diego 92110
Evergreen Nursery  PROFILE 
San Diego 92110
Green Acres Nursery  PROFILE 
Vista 92084 wholesale
In Harmony Herbs and Spices  PROFILE 
San Diego 92167 seeds
Moosa Creek Nursery  PROFILE 
Valley Center 92082 wholesale
Recon Native Plants Inc.  PROFILE 
San Diego 92154 wholesale
Rincon Tribal Nursery  PROFILE 
Valley Center 92082
Sherman Nursery  PROFILE 
San Marcos 92069 Wholesale Nursery
Orange County
Flowerdale Nursery  PROFILE 
Santa Ana 92705
Tree of Life Nursery  PROFILE 
San Juan Capistrano 92693 wholesale, contract
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Wild Plants in  Riverside County

Native Plants, by lifeform
Native Plants at the edge of their range
non-Native Plants
by Jepson Bioregion:
 
Mojave Desert
Sonoran Desert
Desert Mountains
Peninsular Ranges
South Coast
Transverse Ranges
  MAP of Riverside County

 

 

What Grows Here?

  by watershed

  by zipcode

  by open space

 

 

 

Native Perennials that grow wild in Riverside County:   Trees  •  Shrubs  •  Perennials  •  Annuals  •  Ferns
Abutilon palmeri
Achillea millefolium
Achnatherum coronatum
Achnatherum hymenoides
Achnatherum speciosum
Acmispon glaber
Acmispon grandiflorus
Acmispon heermannii
Agastache urticifolia
Agave deserti
 
Agoseris grandiflora
Agrostis exarata
Agrostis exarata var. monolepis
Agrostis idahoensis
Agrostis pallens
Agrostis scabra
Agrostis scabra var. geminata
Alisma plantago-aquatica
Alisma triviale
Allium haematochiton
 
Allium marvinii
Allium praecox
Ambrosia bipinnatifida
Ambrosia psilostachya
Ambrosia pumila
Anaphalis margaritacea
Anemopsis californica
Angelica tomentosa
Antennaria microphylla
Antirrhinum multiflorum
 
Apocynum cannabinum
Aquilegia formosa
Aralia californica
Argemone munita
Aristida purpurea
Arnica amplexicaulis
Arnica chamissonis
Arnica chamissonis ssp. foliosa
Artemisia douglasiana
Artemisia dracunculus
 
Artemisia ludoviciana
Arthrocnemum subterminale
Aruncus dioicus var. pubescens
Asclepias asperula
Asclepias californica
Asclepias californica ssp. greenei
Asclepias eriocarpa
Asclepias fascicularis
Asclepias subulata
Aster chilensis
 
Astragalus pomonensis
Astragalus trichopodus
Baccharis douglasii
Baccharis glutinosa
Baileya multiradiata
Bidens laevis
Bloomeria crocea
Bolboschoenus maritimus
Bolboschoenus maritimus ssp. paludosus
Bolboschoenus robustus
 
Bothriochloa barbinodis
Bouteloua curtipendula
Bouteloua gracilis
Brickellia californica
Brodiaea coronaria
Bromus carinatus
Bromus carinatus var. marginatus
Bromus laevipes
Bromus marginatus
Calochortus albus
 
Calochortus albus var. rubellus
Calochortus catalinae
Calochortus splendens
Calochortus venustus
Caltha leptosepala var. biflora
Calyptridium umbellatum
Calyptridium umbellatum var. caudiciferum
Calystegia macrostegia
Calystegia macrostegia ssp. cyclostegia
Calystegia purpurata
 
Camissonia cheiranthifolia
Camissoniopsis cheiranthifolia
Carex barbarae
Carex densa
Carex deweyana
Carex deweyana ssp. leptopoda
Carex dudleyi
Carex globosa
Carex pellita
Carex praegracilis
 
Carex senta
Carex spissa
Carex subfusca
Castilleja angustifolia
Castilleja chromosa
Castilleja foliolosa
Castilleja miniata
Chamerion angustifolium
Chlorogalum pomeridianum
Cirsium occidentale
Clematis lasiantha
Clematis ligusticifolia
Clematis ligusticifolia var. brevifolia
 
Clematis ligusticifolia var. californica
Clinopodium chandleri
Coreopsis maritima
Corethrogyne filaginifolia
Corethrogyne filaginifolia var. incana
Corethrogyne filaginifolia var. linifolia
Corethrogyne leucophylla
Cressa truxillensis
Croton californicus
Cucurbita foetidissima
 
Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa
Cylindropuntia californica
Cyperus eragrostis
Danthonia californica var. americana
Datura wrightii
Delphinium cardinale
Delphinium inflexum
Deschampsia cespitosa
Deschampsia elongata
Dicentra chrysantha
 
Dichelostemma capitatum
Dichondra donelliana
Disporum hookeri
Disporum smithii
Distichlis spicata
Dodecatheon clevelandii
Dodecatheon hendersonii
Dodecatheon jeffreyi
Dodecatheon pulchellum
Drymocallis glandulosa
 
Drymocallis lactea
Dudleya cymosa
Dudleya edulis
Dudleya hassei
Dudleya lanceolata
Dudleya pulverulenta
Dugaldia hoopesii
Ehrendorferia chrysantha
Eleocharis macrostachya
Eleocharis palustris
 
Elymus condensatus
Elymus elymoides
Elymus glaucus
Elymus glaucus ssp. jepsonii
Elymus multisetus
Elymus spicatus
Elymus trachycaulus
Elymus triticoides
Epilobium canum
Epilobium canum ssp. angustifolium
 
Epilobium canum ssp. latifolium
Epilobium latifolium
Epipactis gigantea
Eriastrum densifolium
Erigeron divergens
Erigeron linearis
Erigeron lobatus
Erigeron peregrinus
Eriogonum elongatum
Eriogonum oblongifolium
 
Eriogonum umbellatum
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 tilingii
Erythronium multiscapoideum
Eschscholzia californica
Eschscholzia procera
Euthamia occidentalis
Festuca californica
Festuca occidentalis
Festuca roemeri var. klamathensis
Fragaria chiloensis ssp. lucida
 
Fragaria crinita
Fragaria vesca
Fragaria vesca ssp. bracteata
Frankenia salina
Fritillaria affinis var. tristulis
Fritillaria biflora
Galium angustifolium
Galvezia speciosa
Glyceria elata
Glyceria striata
Gnaphalium californicum
Gnaphalium canescens
Gnaphalium stramineum
 
Grindelia camporum
Grindelia camporum var. bracteosa
Grindelia hirsutula var. davyi
Gutierrezia californica
Helenium autumnale var. grandiflorum
Helenium autumnale var. montanum
Helenium bigelovii
Helenium puberulum
Helianthella californica
Helianthus californicus
 
Helianthus gracilentus
Heliotropium curassavicum
Heracleum lanatum
Heracleum maximum
Hesperostipa comata
Heterotheca grandiflora
Heterotheca sessiliflora
Heterotheca villosa
Heuchera caespitosa
Heuchera cylindrica var. alpina
 
Heuchera elegans
Heuchera hirsutissima
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
Hibiscus lasiocarpos
 
Hibiscus lasiocarpos var. occidentalis
Hierochloe occidentalis
Hierochloe odorata
Hilaria rigida
Hoita macrostachya
Hordeum brachyantherum
Hordeum brachyantherum ssp. californicum
Hordeum jubatum
Horkelia cuneata
Hosackia crassifolia
 
Iris hartwegii
Juncus acutus
Juncus balticus
Juncus effusus
Juncus effusus ssp. pacificus
Juncus effusus var. brunneus
Juncus effusus var. pacificus
Juncus mexicanus
Juncus patens
Juncus phaeocephalus
 
Juncus tenuis
Juncus textilis
Juncus torreyi
Juncus xiphioides
Koeleria macrantha
Lathyrus vestitus
Lemna minor
Lepidium fremontii
Lepidium fremontii var. stipitatum
Lessingia filaginifolia
 
Lessingia filaginifolia var. californica
Lewisia rediviva
Leymus cinereus
Leymus condensatus
Leymus mollis
Leymus triticoides
Lilium humboldtii
Lilium parryi
Linum lewisii
Linum lewisii var. alpicola
 
Lobelia cardinalis
Lobelia cardinalis var. pseudosplendens
Lobelia dunnii
Lobelia dunnii var. serrata
Lomatium dasycarpum
Lomatium dissectum
Lomatium utriculatum
Lotus crassifolius
Lotus crassifolius var. otayensis
Lotus formosissimus
 
Lotus grandiflorus
Lotus heermannii
Lotus scoparius
Lupinus bicolor
Lupinus formosus
Lupinus latifolius
Lupinus polyphyllus
Lupinus polyphyllus var. burkei
Luzula comosa
Luzula comosa var. laxa
Maianthemum racemosum
Maianthemum stellatum
Malacothrix saxatilis
 
Malvella leprosa
Marah fabacea
Marah fabaceus
Marah macrocarpa
Marah macrocarpus
Melica californica
Melica imperfecta
Mentha canadensis
Mentzelia laevicaulis
Mimulus cardinalis
 
Mimulus guttatus
Mimulus tilingii
Mirabilis bigelovii
Mirabilis californica
Mirabilis laevis
Mirabilis laevis var. crassifolia
Mirabilis laevis var. villosa
Mirabilis multiflora
Monardella linoides
Monardella linoides ssp. viminea
 
Monardella macrantha
Monardella odoratissima
Monardella viminea
Montia parvifolia
Muhlenbergia dumosa
Muhlenbergia rigens
Nassella cernua
Nassella lepida
Nassella pulchra
Nasturtium officinale
 
Nolina bigelovii
Nolina parryi
Oenanthe sarmentosa
Oenothera caespitosa
Oenothera californica
Oenothera cespitosa
Oenothera elata
Oenothera elata ssp. hirsutissima
Oenothera elata ssp. hookeri
Oenothera villosa ssp. strigosa
 
Oreostemma alpigenum
Osmorhiza berteroi
Osmorhiza chilensis
Pascopyrum smithii
Penstemon centranthifolius
Penstemon clevelandii
Penstemon eatonii
Penstemon grinnellii
Penstemon heterophyllus
Penstemon palmeri
 
Penstemon pseudospectabilis
Penstemon rostriflorus
Penstemon speciosus
Penstemon spectabilis
Persicaria punctata
Phacelia cinerea
Phacelia imbricata
Phacelia ramosissima
Phacelia ramosissima var. eremophila
Phacelia ramosissima var. latifolia
 
Phacelia ramosissima var. montereyensis
Phacelia ramosissima var. subglabra
Phalaris arundinacea var. picta
Phyla nodiflora
Phyla nodiflora var. incisa
Phyla nodiflora var. rosea
Plantago maritima var. juncoides
Plantago subnuda
Pleuraphis jamesii
Pleuraphis rigida
 
Pluchea odorata
Poa ampla
Poa fendleriana
Poa juncifolia
Poa nevadensis
Poa secunda
Poa secunda ssp. juncifolia
Polygonum punctatum
Potentilla glandulosa
Potentilla gracilis
 
Potentilla palustris
Primula clevelandii
Primula jeffreyi
Prunella vulgaris
Prunella vulgaris var. lanceolata
Pseudognaphalium biolettii
Pseudognaphalium californicum
Pseudognaphalium microcephalum
Pseudognaphalium stramineum
Pseudoroegneria spicata
Pycnanthemum californicum
Ranunculus californicus
Ranunculus occidentalis
 
Romneya coulteri
Rorippa nasturtium-aquaticum
Rumex salicifolius
Sagittaria latifolia
Salicornia pacifica
Salicornia subterminalis
Satureja chandleri
Satureja douglasii
Satureja mimuloides
Schoenoplectus acutus
 
Schoenoplectus americanus
Schoenoplectus californicus
Schoenoplectus tabernaemontani
Scirpus americanus
Scirpus californicus
Scirpus maritimus
Scirpus microcarpus
Scirpus robustus
Scirpus tabernaemontani
Scrophularia californica
 
Scrophularia californica ssp. floribunda
Scutellaria siphocampyloides
Sedum spathulifolium
Senna covesii
Sidalcea malviflora
Silene laciniata
Silene laciniata ssp. major
Sisyrinchium bellum
Sisyrinchium idahoense
Smilacina racemosa
 
Smilacina stellata
Solanum douglasii
Solanum xanti
Solidago californica
Solidago canadensis ssp. elongata
Solidago confinis
Solidago sparsiflora
Solidago velutina
Solidago velutina ssp. californica
Sparganium eurycarpum
 
Sphaeralcea ambigua
Sporobolus airoides
Sporobolus airoides var. wrightii
Sporobolus cryptandrus
Stachys ajugoides
Stachys albens
Stachys bullata
Stachys pycnantha
Stanleya pinnata
Stipa cernua
 
Stipa comata
Stipa coronata
Stipa hymenoides
Stipa lepida
Stipa pulchra
Stipa speciosa
Suaeda moquinii
Suaeda nigra
Symphyotrichum chilense
Symphyotrichum chilense var. invenustum
 
Symphyotrichum chilense var. medium
Tanacetum camphoratum
Thalictrum fendleri
Thalictrum fendleri var. polycarpum
Thalictrum polycarpum
Thymophylla pentachaeta
Toxicoscordion fremontii
Trifolium wormskioldii
Trillium albidum
Trillium angustipetalum
 
Typha domingensis
Typha latifolia
Urtica dioica
Urtica dioica ssp. holosericea
Venegasia carpesioides
Veratrum californicum
Veratrum viride var. eschscholzianum
Verbena lasiostachys
Verbena lasiostachys var. scabrida
Veronica americana
 
Vicia americana
Viola adunca
Xylorhiza tortifolia
Zigadenus fremontii