Native Flora of the Santa Clarita Valley

This guide aims to document the native plants of the Santa Clarita Valley, particularly the more conspicuous species. It's definitely a work in progress!

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Coffee Fern 1
Pellaea andromedifolia
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California juniper 2
Juniperus californica
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deerweed 3
Acmispon glaber
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Miniature Lupine 4
Lupinus bicolor
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Stinging Lupine 5
Lupinus hirsutissimus
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arroyo lupine 6
Lupinus succulentus
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mountain mahoganies 7
Cercocarpus
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Toyon 8
Heteromeles arbutifolia
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hollyleaf cherry 9
Prunus ilicifolia
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chamise 7
Adenostoma fasciculatum
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milkweeds 11
Asclepias
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beavertail cactus 12
Opuntia basilaris
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coastal prickly pear 13
Opuntia littoralis
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California buckwheat 14
Eriogonum fasciculatum
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spring beauties 16
Claytonia
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Cobwebby Thistle 17
Cirsium occidentale
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wirelettuce 18
Stephanomeria
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silverpuffs 19
Uropappus lindleyi
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Golden Yarrow 20
Eriophyllum confertiflorum
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Clustered Tarweed 3
Deinandra fasciculata
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California sagebrush 21
Artemisia californica
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common sagebrush 22
Artemisia tridentata
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rubber rabbitbrush 22
Ericameria nauseosa
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coyote brush 13
Baccharis pilularis
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mule fat 3
Baccharis salicifolia
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Telegraphweed 23
Heterotheca grandiflora
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horseweed 24
Erigeron canadensis
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California Aster 25
Corethrogyne filaginifolia
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threadleaf groundsel 26
Senecio flaccidus
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scalebroom 7
Lepidospartum
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white bursage 27
Ambrosia dumosa
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brittlebush 28
Encelia farinosa
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Common Yellow Chaenactis 3
Chaenactis glabriuscula
Suncups
Camissoniopsis
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Elegant Clarkia 7
Clarkia unguiculata
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fringed willowherb 29
Epilobium ciliatum
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California scrub oak 30
Quercus berberidifolia
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valley oak 31
Quercus lobata
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Seep Paintbrush 7
Castilleja minor
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purple sage 7
Salvia leucophylla
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black sage 14
Salvia mellifera
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Vinegar Weed 32
Trichostema lanceolatum
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western vervain 7
Verbena lasiostachys
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Blue-eyed Marys 33
Collinsia
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heartleaf keckiella 34
Keckiella cordifolia
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seep monkeyflower 29
Erythranthe guttata
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California poppy 35
Eschscholzia californica
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larkspurs 36
Delphinium
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sacred datura 37
Datura wrightii
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purple nightshade 18
Solanum xanti
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false bindweeds 38
Calystegia
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dodders 39
Cuscuta
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blue elder 40
Sambucus cerulea
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round-leaved bush-mallow 41
Malacothamnus orbiculatus
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leafy mistletoes 42
Phoradendron
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Fremont cottonwood 43
Populus fremontii
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Matted Sandmat 44
Euphorbia serpens
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turkey mullein 1
Croton setiger
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distant phacelia 45
Phacelia distans
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alkali heliotrope 46
Heliotropium curassavicum
yerba santa
Eriodictyon
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Fiddlenecks 47
Amsinckia
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Clearwater cryptantha 3
Cryptantha intermedia
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western sycamore 48
Platanus racemosa
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Chilicothe 49
Marah macrocarpa
lanceleaf liveforever
Dudleya lanceolata
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Chalk Dudleya 50
Dudleya pulverulenta
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wavy-leafed soap plant 51
Chlorogalum pomeridianum
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chaparral yucca 52
Hesperoyucca whipplei
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Blue Dicks 19
Dipterostemon capitatus
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Clubhair Mariposa Lily 53
Calochortus clavatus
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Bigelow's spike moss 7
Selaginella bigelovii
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Silvery Bryum 54
Bryum argenteum
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California asterella 1
Asterella californica

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