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Criteria:   found in Ventura County  •   is native  •   likely to occur in wetlands  •  group by lifeform
604  records include photos for these plants # number of sources
Scientific Name Common Name Lifeform #
  Lifeform: Annual177 plants
  Lifeform: Perennial367 plants
  Lifeform: Fern17 plants
Adiantum capillus-veneris Venus hair Fern 14
Adiantum jordanii Adiantum Fern 4
Azolla filiculoides Mosquito fern Fern  
Botrychium simplex Little grape fern Fern  
Equisetum arvense Common horsetail Fern 6
Equisetum hyemale Scouringrush horsetail Fern 31
Equisetum hyemale ssp. affine Giant scouring rush Fern 7
Equisetum hyemale var. affine Scouringrush horsetail Fern 4
Equisetum laevigatum Smooth scouring rush Fern 2
Equisetum telmateia Giant horsetail Fern 3
Equisetum telmateia ssp. braunii Giant horsetail Fern 1
Equisetum telmateia var. braunii Giant horsetail Fern 1
Isoetes howellii Quillwort Fern  
Marsilea vestita Hairy waterclover Fern 6
Marsilea vestita ssp. vestita Hairy pepperwort Fern 5
Pilularia americana Pillwort Fern  
Woodwardia fimbriata Western chain fern Fern 31
  Lifeform: Shrub30 plants
Allenrolfea occidentalis Iodine bush Shrub  
Atriplex lentiformis Big saltbush Shrub 35
Atriplex lentiformis ssp. breweri Quailbush Shrub 13
Atriplex lentiformis ssp. lentiformis Brewer's saltbrush Shrub 3
Baccharis salicifolia Mule fat Shrub 27
Baccharis salicifolia ssp. salicifolia Mule fat Shrub 9
Baccharis salicina Willow baccharis Shrub 7
Batis maritima Saltwort Shrub  
Chilopsis linearis Desert willow Shrub 39
Cornus glabrata Brown dogwood Tree, Shrub 11
Cornus sericea ssp. sericea Red osier dogwood Shrub 33
Isocoma menziesii White flowered goldenbush Shrub 15
Isocoma menziesii var. menziesii Menzies' goldenbush Shrub 5
Isocoma menziesii var. sedoides White flowered dune goldenbush Shrub 1
Isocoma menziesii var. vernonioides Green leaved dune goldenbush Shrub  
Morella californica California wax myrtle Shrub 54
Pluchea sericea Arrow weed Shrub 7
Polygala cornuta var. fishiae Fish's milkwort Shrub  
Ribes aureum Golden currant Shrub 51
Ribes aureum var. gracillimum Golden currant Shrub 9
Ribes nevadense Mountain pink currant Shrub 11
Rosa californica California wild rose Shrub 53
Salix exigua Narrowleaf willow Tree, Shrub 26
Salix exigua var. exigua Narrowleaf willow Tree, Shrub 2
Salix exigua var. hindsiana Sandbar willow Tree, Shrub 25
Salix lasiolepis Arroyo willow Tree, Shrub 24
Salix melanopsis Dusky willow Tree, Shrub 4
Suaeda californica California seablite Shrub 1
Suaeda taxifolia Seablite Shrub 4
Vitis girdiana Southern california grape Vine, Shrub 12
  Lifeform: Tree13 plants
Pink background indicates a plant is non-native.
! indicates a plant is potentially invasive.
NB: found in Ventura County is intended to indicate only plants found growing in the wild. However, the evidence is not always clear, and may occasionally include plants found in cultivation. To verify the wild presence of any particular plant in the list above, please click through to Calflora and look closely at the observations in this county.