Figueroa Mountain Flowers


This page is a checklist of species observed on Figueroa Mountain. However, it is more than a checklist, because it includes links (thumnail or common name in list) that lead to more information on the selected plant. To demonstrate what information is available, a slideshow has been created as a guide. Click here to start, and once the slideshow is displayed click “Next” at the top.

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Derived from data files downloaded from iNaturalist.

   

Jan

Bigberry Manzanita
Arctostaphylos glauca
Jan-Feb

Eastwood's Manzanita
Arctostaphylos glandulosa glandulosa
Jan-Mar

Hillside Gooseberry
Ribes californicum
Jan-Mar

Bolander's Pea
Lathyrus vestitus
Jan-May

Fuschia-flowered Gooseberry
Ribes speciosum
Jan-May

Yellow Pincushion
Chaenactis glabriuscula
Jan-Aug

Mule Fat
Baccharis salicifolia
Jan-Dec
Feb

California Plantain
Plantago erecta
Feb-Mar

Buckbrush
Ceanothus cuneatus
Feb-Apr

California Gilia
Gilia achilleifolia achilleifolia
Feb-Apr

California Golden Violet
Viola pedunculata
Feb-Apr

California Peony
Paeonia californica
Feb-Apr

Common Brodiaea
Dichelostemma capitatum
Feb-Apr

Common Lomatium
Lomatium utriculatum
Feb-Apr

Globe Gilia
Gilia capitata
Feb-Apr

Imbricate Phacelia
Phacelia imbricata
Feb-Apr

Milkmaids
Cardamine californica
Feb-Apr

Purple Chinese Houses
Collinsia heterophylla
Feb-Apr

Rusty Popcornflower
Plagiobothrys nothofulvus
Feb-Apr

Veatch Silktassel
Garrya veatchii
Feb-Apr

Bigelow Coreopsis
Leptosyne bigelovii
Feb-May

Bush Poppy
Dendromecon rigida
Feb-May

California Buttercup
Ranunculus californicus
Feb-May

Cream Cups
Platystemon californicus
Feb-May

Miner's Lettuce
Claytonia perfoliata
Feb-May

Redmaids
Calandrinia ciliata
Feb-May

Serpentine Springbeauty
Claytonia exigua
Feb-May

Southern Tauschia
Tauschia arguta
Feb-May

Tidy Tips
Layia platyglossa
Feb-May

Bishop Lotus
Acmispon strigosus
Feb-Jun

California Goldfields
Lasthenia californica
Feb-Jun

Common Fiddleneck
Amsinckia intermedia
Feb-Jun

Indian Paintbrush
Castilleja affinis
Feb-Jun

Purple-spot Gilia
Gilia clivorum
Feb-Jun

Slender Phlox
Microsteris gracilis
Feb-Jun

Hummingbird Sage
Salvia spathacea
Feb-Jul

California Prickly Phlox
Linanthus californicus
Feb-Aug

Golden Yarrow
Eriophyllum confertiflorum
Feb-Aug
Mar

California Saxifrage
Micranthes californica
Mar-Apr

Chocolate Lily
Fritillaria biflora
Mar-Apr

Dobie Pod
Tropidocarpum gracile
Mar-Apr

Padre's Shootingstar
Dodecatheon clevelandii
Mar-Apr

Blue-eyed Grass
Sisyrinchium bellum
Mar-May

California Bay
Umbellularia californica
Mar-May

California Dandelion
Agoseris grandiflora
Mar-May

Caterpillar Phacelia
Phacelia cicutaria
Mar-May

Distant Phacelia
Phacelia distans
Mar-May

Fiesta Flower
Pholistoma auritum
Mar-May

Fremont's Deathcamas
Toxicoscordion fremontii
Mar-May

Mission Star
Lithophragma cymbalaria
Mar-May

Mojave Suncup
Camissonia campestris
Mar-May

Red-skinned Onion
Allium haematochiton
Mar-May

Silver Puffs
Uropappus lindleyi
Mar-May

Sky Lupine
Lupinus nanus
Mar-May

Stinging Lupine
Lupinus hirsutissimus
Mar-May

Thistle Sage
Salvia carduacea
Mar-May

White Plectritis
Plectritis macrocera
Mar-May

Baby Blue Eyes
Nemophila menziesii
Mar-Jun

California Ash
Fraxinus dipetala
Mar-Jun

Catalina Mariposa Lily
Calochortus catalinae
Mar-Jun

Chia
Salvia columbariae
Mar-Jun

Common Indian Clover
Trifolium albopurpureum
Mar-Jun

Crinkled Onion
Allium crispum
Mar-Jun

Miniature Lupine
Lupinus bicolor
Mar-Jun

Purple Owl's Clover
Castilleja exserta
Mar-Jun

Variable Linanthus
Leptosiphon parviflorus
Mar-Jun

Woolly Bluecurls
Trichostema lanatum
Mar-Jun

Chaparral Clematis
Clematis lasiantha
Mar-Jul

Volcanic Gilia
Gilia ochroleuca bizonata
Mar-Jul

Western Wallflower
Erysimum capitatum
Mar-Jul

Clustered Broomrape
Orobanche fasciculata
Mar-Aug

Common Deerweed
Acmispon glaber
Mar-Aug

Heartleaf Keckiella
Keckiella cordifolia
Mar-Aug

Orange Bush Monkeyflower
Mimulus aurantiacus
Mar-Aug

Tufted Poppy
Eschscholzia caespitosa
Mar-Aug

Scarlet Monkeyflower
Mimulus cardinalis
Mar-Sep
Apr

Big-leaf Maple
Acer macrophyllum
Apr-May

Bitter Cherry
Prunus emarginata
Apr-May

Cotton Top
Micropus californicus
Apr-May

Grass Blazingstar
Mentzelia gracilenta
Apr-May

Palmer's Ceanothus
Ceanothus palmeri
Apr-May

Shortlobe Phacelia
Phacelia brachyloba
Apr-May

Tomcat Clover
Trifolium willdenovii
Apr-May

White Globe Lily
Calochortus albus
Apr-May

Willow Herb Clarkia
Clarkia epilobioides
Apr-May

Botta's Clarkia
Clarkia bottae
Apr-Jun

Chaparral Yucca
Hesperoyucca whipplei
Apr-Jun

Douglas' Sandwort
Minuartia douglasii
Apr-Jun

Goldenstars
Bloomeria crocea
Apr-Jun

Goosefoot Yellow Violet
Viola purpurea quercetorum
Apr-Jun

Hollyleaf Cherry
Prunus ilicifolia
Apr-Jun

Pink Spineflower
Chorizanthe membranacea
Apr-Jun

Rattlesnake Weed
Daucus pusillus
Apr-Jun

San Bernardino Larkspur
Delphinium parryi
Apr-Jun

Seep Monkeyflower
Mimulus guttatus
Apr-Jun

Sticky False Gilia
Allophyllum glutinosum
Apr-Jun

Wavyleaf Indian Paintbrush
Castilleja applegatei martinii
Apr-Jun

California Chicory
Rafinesquia californica
Apr-Jul

California Indian Breadroot
Pediomelum californicum
Apr-Jul

California Milkweed
Asclepias californica
Apr-Jul

California Poppy
Eschscholzia californica
Apr-Jul

Forest Clarkia
Clarkia rhomboidea
Apr-Jul

Gaping Keckiella
Keckiella breviflora
Apr-Jul

Mountain Dandelion
Agoseris heterophylla
Apr-Jul

Needle Bedstraw
Galium andrewsii
Apr-Jul

Palmer's Mariposa Lily
Calochortus palmeri palmeri
Apr-Jul

Purple Sage
Salvia leucophylla
Apr-Jul

Scarlet Bugler
Penstemon centranthifolius
Apr-Jul

Silver Bush Lupine
Lupinus albifrons albifrons
Apr-Jul

Speckled Clarkia
Clarkia cylindrica
Apr-Jul

Turkish Rugging
Chorizanthe staticoides
Apr-Jul

White Sage
Salvia apiana
Apr-Jul

Common Yarrow
Achillea millefolium
Apr-Aug

California Buckwheat
Eriogonum fasciculatum
Apr-Sep

California Hedge Nettle
Stachys bullata
Apr-Sep

Western Vervain
Verbena lasiostachys
Apr-Sep

Common Gumweed
Grindelia camporum
Apr-Oct
May

Butterfly Mariposa Lily
Calochortus venustus
May-Jun

Kern Dwarf Brodiaea
Brodiaea terrestris kernensis
May-Jun

Lanceleaf Liveforever
Dudleya lanceolata
May-Jun

Chalk Dudleya
Dudleya pulverulenta
May-Jul

Clasping-leaved Caulanthus
Caulanthus amplexicaulis
May-Jul

Club-haired Mariposa
Calochortus clavatus pallidus
May-Jul

Durango Root
Datisca glomerata
May-Jul

Foothill Penstemon
Penstemon heterophyllus
May-Jul

Golden Eardrops
Ehrendorferia chrysantha
May-Jul

Meadow Deathcamas
Toxicoscordion venenosum venenosum
May-Jul

Mitre-fruit Navarretia
Navarretia mitracarpa
May-Jul

Pacific Yerba Santa
Eriodictyon traskiae
May-Jul

Withered Snapdragon
Antirrhinum multiflorum
May-Jul

California Wild Rose
Rosa californica
May-Aug

Chaparral Honeysuckle
Lonicera subspicata denudata
May-Aug

Rock Buckwheat
Eriogonum saxatile
May-Aug

South Coast Range Morning-glory
Calystegia collina venusta
May-Aug

Wavyleaf Soap Plant
Chlorogalum pomeridianum
May-Aug

Leafy Daisy
Erigeron foliosus foliosus
May-Sep

Cithara Buckwheat
Eriogonum cithariforme
May-Oct

Turkey Mullein
Croton setigerus
May-Oct
Jun

California Hemp
Hoita macrostachya
Jun-Jul

White False Gilia
Allophyllum integrifolium
Jun-Jul

Chamise
Adenostoma fasciculatum
Jun-Aug

Mustang Mint
Monardella breweri lanceolata
Jun-Aug

Sierra Onion
Allium campanulatum
Jun-Aug

Toyon
Heteromeles arbutifolia
Jun-Aug

Common Madia
Madia elegans
Jun-Sep

Narrow Leaf Milkweed
Asclepias fascicularis
Jun-Sep

Autumn Willowweed
Epilobium brachycarpum
Jun-Oct

Bush Senecio
Senecio flaccidus douglasii
Jun-Oct

California Aster
Corethrogyne filaginifolia
Jun-Oct

Lesser Paintbrush
Castilleja minor spiralis
Jun-Oct

Serpentine Sunflower
Helianthus bolanderi
Jun-Oct

Small Wirelettuce
Stephanomeria exigua
Jun-Oct
Aug

Giant Blazingstar
Mentzelia laevicaulis
Aug-Oct

Vinegar Weed
Trichostema lanceolatum
Aug-Oct

Woodrush Tarweed
Hemizonia congesta luzulifolia
Aug-Oct

California Broomsage
Lepidospartum squamatum
Aug-Nov

California Fuchsia
Epilobium canum
Aug-Nov

Long-stemmed Buckwheat
Eriogonum elongatum
Aug-Nov
Sep

White Alder
Alnus rhombifolia
Sep-Nov
Dec

Chaparral Currant
Ribes malvaceum
Dec-Mar
Additional photos will be added as new species are photographed and loaded to iNaturalist.
Please note: thumbnails are derived from Flickr images.
If any have a broken link, it is a Flickr problem, hopefully temporary.

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