COLORADO WESTERN TIER WILDFLOWERS

 Jim Fuchs

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USDA - Scientific Abbrev Family USDA - Common Other - Common County Weber / Ackerfield
Abronia elliptica ABEL Nyctaginaceae Fragrant White Sand Verbena
all
Acer negundo ACNE2 Aceraceae Boxelder
all
Achillea millefolium ACMI2 Asteraceae Common Yarrow
all
Achnatherum hymenoides ACHY Poaceae Indian Ricegrass
all
Achnatherum speciosum ACSP12 Poaceae Desert Needlegrass
Mesa
Acroptilon repens ACRE3 Asteraceae Hardheads Russian Knapweed all
Adiantum capillus-veneris ADCA Pteridaceae Common Maidenhair Adiantaceae
Ageratina herbacea AGHE5 Asteraceae Fragrant Snakeroot
Mesa
Agoseris glauca var. glauca AGGLG Asteraceae Pale Agoseris

Agoseris glauca
Agoseris glauca var. dasycephala AGGLD Asteraceae Pale Agoseris


Agropyron cristatum AGCR Poaceae Crested Wheatgrass
all
Aliciella stenothyrsa ALST12 Polemoniaceae Uinta Basin Gilia Narrow-stem Gilia Rio Blanco
Aliciella triodon ALTR14 Polemoniaceae Coyote Gilia
Mesa
Allium acuminatum ALAC4 Liliaceae Tapertip Onion
all Alliaceae
Allium macropetalum ALMA4 Liliaceae Largeflower Onion
all Alliaceae
Alyssum alyssoides ALAL3 Brassicaceae Pale Madwort
all
Alyssum desertorum ALDE Brassicaceae Desert Madwort
all
Alyssum simplex ALSI8 Brassicaceae Alyssum
all
Amaranthus blitoides AMBL Amaranthaceae Mat Amaranth Prostrate Pigweed all
Amaranthus retroflexus AMRE Amaranthaceae Redroot Amaranth Redroot Pigweed all
Ambrosia acanthicarpa AMAC2 Asteraceae Flatspine Bur Ragweed Annual Bursage all
Amelanchier alnifolia var. alnifolia AMALA Rosaceae Saskatoon Serviceberry
all
Amelanchier utahensis var. utahensis AMUTU Rosaceae Utah Serviceberry
all Amelanchier alnifolia var. utahensis
Amsonia jonesii AMJO Apocynaceae Jones' Bluestar
Mesa
Androsace occidentalis ANCO2 Primulaceae Western Rockjasmine
Mesa
Androstephium breviflorum ANBR4 Lilicaceae Pink Funnel Lily
all
Antennaria parvifolia ANPA4 Asteraceae Small-flowered Pussytoes
all
Apocynum androsaemifolium APAN2 Apocynaceae Spreading Dogbane
Garfield; Rio Blanco
Apocynum cannabinum APCA Apocynaceae Indianhemp
Garfield; Rio Blanco
Aquilegia barnebyi AQBA Ranunculaceae Oil Shale Columbine
Rio Blanco Helleboraceae
Aquilegia coerulea var. coerulea AQCOC Ranunculaceae Colorado Blue Columbine
all Helleboraceae
Aquilegia micrantha AQMI Ranunculaceae Mancos Columbine
Mesa Helleboraceae
Arabis pallidifolia ARPA35 Brassicaceae Gunnison County Rockcress
Mesa Boechera pallidifolia
Boechera pallidifolia
Arabis pulchra var. pallens ARPUP Brassicaceae Beautiful Rockcress
all Boechera formosa
Boechera formosa
Arctium minus ARMI2 Asteraceae Lesser Burdock Common Burdock all
Arctostaphylos patula ARPA6 Ericaceae Greenleaf Manzanita
Mesa Arctostaphylos patula ssp. platyphylla
Arenaria eastwoodiae var. eastwoodiae AREAE Caryophyllaceae Eastwood's Sandwort Desert Sandwort all
Argyrochosma fendleri ARFE5 Pteridaceae Fendler's False Cloak Fern
Mesa Cheilanthaceae
Aristida purpurea ARPU9 Poaceae Purple Threeawn
all
Artemisia bigelovii ARBI3 Asteraceae Bigelow Sage
Mesa
Artemisia frigida ARFR4 Asteraceae Prairie Sagewort Fringed Sagewort all
Artemisia ludoviciana ARLU Asteraceae White Sagebrush
all
Artemisia nova ARNO4 Asteraceae Black Sagebrush
all
Artemisia tridentata ssp. tridentata ARTRT Asteraceae Basin Big Sagebrush
all
Artemisia tridentata ssp. vaseyana ARTRV Asteraceae Mountain Big Sagebrush
all
Artemisia tridentata ssp. wyomingensis ARTRW8 Asteraceae Wyoming Big Sagebrush
all
Asclepias cryptoceras ASCR Asclepiadaceae Pallid Milkweed
all Apocynaceae
Asclepias speciosa ASSP Asclepiadaceae Showy Milkweed
all Apocynaceae
Asclepias subverticillata ASSU2 Asclepiadaceae Horsetail Milkweed
Mesa Apocynaceae
Astragalus amphioxys var. vespertinus ASAMV Fabaceae Aladdin's Slippers Crescent Milkvetch Mesa
Astragalus argophyllus var. martinii ASARM Fabaceae Silverleaf Milkvetch
Mesa; Rio Blanco
Astragalus asclepiadoides ASAS2 Fabaceae Milkweed Milkvetch
Garfield
Astragalus bisulcatus var. haydenianus ASBIH Fabaceae Hayden's Milkvetch
Garfield Astragalus haydenianus
Astragalus chamaeleuce ASCH4 Fabaceae Cicada Milkvetch
Rio Blanco
Astragalus cicer ASCI4 Fabaceae Chickpea Milkvetch
all
Astragalus coltonii ASCO8 Fabaceae Colton's Milkvetch
Mesa
Astragalus convallarius ASCO12 Fabaceae Lesser Rushy Milkvetch
all
Astragalus debequaeus ASDE11 Fabaceae Debeque Milkvetch
Mesa
Astragalus desperatus var. desperatus ASDE3 Fabaceae Rimrock Milkvetch
Mesa
Astragalus desperatus var. neeseae ASDEN Fabaceae Elizabeth's Milkvetch Rimrock Milkvetch Mesa
Astragalus duchesnensis ASDU12 Fabaceae Duchesne Milkvetch
Rio Blanco
Astragalus eastwoodiae ASEA2 Fabaceae Eastwood's Milkvetch
Mesa
Astragalus flavus ASFL Fabaceae Yellow Milkvetch
all
Astragalus lentiginosus var. chartaceus ASLEC Fabaceae Broadleaf Milkvetch
Rio Blanco
Astragalus lentiginosus var. palans ASLEP Fabaceae Freckled Milkvetch
Mesa
Astragalus linifolius ASLI5 Fabaceae Grand Junction Milkvetch
Mesa
Astragalus lonchocarpus ASLO3 Fabaceae Rushy Milkvetch
all
Astragalus lutosus ASLU2 Fabaceae Dragon Milkvetch
Rio Blanco
Astragalus mollissimus var. thompsoniae ASMOT Fabaceae Woolly Locoweed
all Astragalus thompsoniae
Astragalus musiniensis ASMU3 Fabaceae Ferron's Milkvetch
Rio Blanco
Astragalus naturitensis ASNA Fabaceae Naturita Milkvetch
Mesa
Astragalus nuttallianus ASNU4 Fabaceae Smallflowered Milkvetch
Mesa
Astragalus oophorus var. caulescens ASOOC Fabaceae Egg Milkvetch
Rio Blanco
Astragalus praelongus ASPR5 Fabaceae Stinking Milkvetch
all
Astragalus purshii ASPU9 Fabaceae Woollypod Milkvetch
Rio Blanco
Astragalus sabulosus var. sabulosus ASSA3 Fabaceae Cisco Milkvetch
Grand (Utah)
Astragalus spatulatus ASSP6 Fabaceae Tufted Milkvetch
Rio Blanco
Astragalus tenellus ASTE5 Fabaceae Looseflower Milkvetch
Mesa
Astragalus wingatanus ASWI2 Fabaceae Fort Wingate Milkvetch
Mesa, Garfield
Atriplex canescens ATCA2 Chenopodiaceae Fourwing Saltbush
all
Atriplex confertifolia ATCO Chenopodiaceae Shadscale Saltbush
all
Atriplex corrugata ATCO4 Chenopodiaceae Mat Saltbush
all
Atriplex gardneri ATGA Chenopodiaceae Gardner's Saltbush
Mesa
Balsamorhiza hookeri var. hispidula BAHOH2 Asteraceae Hairy Balsamroot
Rio Blanco
Balsamorhiza sagittata BASA3 Asteraceae Arrowleaf Balsamroot
all
Bassia scoparia BASC5 Chenopodiaceae Burningbush Kochia all
Brickellia californica BRCA3 Asteraceae California Brickellbush
Mesa
Brickellia eupatorioides BREU Asteraceae False Boneset
Mesa
Brickellia microphylla var. scabra BRMIS Asteraceae Rough Brickellbush Littleleaf Brickellbush Mesa
Brickellia oblongifolia var. linifolia BROBL Asteraceae Narrowleaf Brickellbush
Mesa
Bouteloua gracilis BOGR2 Poaceae Blue Grama
all
Bromus arvensis BRAR5 Poaceae Field Brome Japanese Brome all Bromus japonicus
Bromus inermis BRIN2 Poaceae Smooth Brome
all
Bromus tectorum BRTE Poaceae Cheatgrass
all
Calochortus nuttallii CANU3 Liliaceae Sego Lily
all
Calylophus lavandulifolius CALA38 Onagraceae Lavenderleaf Sundrops
Rio Blanco
Camissonia eastwoodiae CAEA Onagraceae Grand Junction Camissonia
Mesa Chylismia eastwoodiae
Camissonia scapoidea CASE18 Onagraceae Paiute Suncup
all Chylismia scapoidea
Cardaria chalepensis CACH42 Brassicaceae Lenspod Whitetop
all
Cardaria draba CADR Brassicaceae Whitetop
all Lepidium draba
Carduus acanthoides CAAC Asteraceae Spiny Plumeless Thistle Plumeless Thistle all
Carduus nutans CANU4 Asteraceae Nodding Plumeless Thistle Musk Thistle all
Carex geyeri CAGE2 Cyperaceae Geyer's Sedge Elk Sedge all
Castilleja sp. CASTI2 Scrophulariaceae Indian Paintbrush
all
Caulanthus crassicaulis CACR11 Brassicaceae Thickstem Wild Cabbage
Rio Blanco
Ceanothus martinii CEMA2 Rhamnaceae Martin's Ceanothus
Rio Blanco
Centaurea calcitrapa CECA2 Asteraceae Red Star-thistle Purple Starthistle Mesa
Centaurea diffusa CEDI3 Asteraceae Diffuse Knapweed
all
Centaurium arizonicum CEAR12 Gentianaceae Arizona Centaury
Grand, UT Zeltnera
Ceratocephala testiculata CETE5 Ranunculaceae Curveseed Butterwort Bur buttercup all
Cercocarpus intricatus CEIN7 Rosaceae Littleleaf Mountain Mahogany
all
Cercocarpus ledifolius CELE3 Rosaceae Curl-leaf Mountain Mahogany
all
Cercocarpus montanus CEMO2 Rosaceae Alderleaf Mountain Mahogany
Mesa
Chaenactis douglasii CHDO Asteraceae Douglas' Dustymaiden Pincushion all
Chaetopappa ericoides CHER2 Asteraceae Rose Heath Sand Aster all
Chamaechaenactis scaposa CHSC Asteraceae Fullstem
Mesa
Chamaesyce fendleri CHFE3 Euphorbiaceae Fendler's Sandmat Fendler's Euphorbia Mesa
Chamaesyce maculata CHMA15 Euphorbiaceae Spotted Sandmat
Mesa
Chamaesyce glyptosperma CHGL13 Euphorbiaceae Ribseed Sandmat
Mesa
Cheilanthes feei CHFE Pteridaceae Slender Lip Fern
Mesa Cheilanthaceae
Chenopodium berlandieri CHBE4 Chenopodiaceae Pitseed Goosefoot Lambsquarters all
Chenopodium incanum CHIN2 Chenopodiaceae Mealy Goosefoot
all
Chorispora tenella CHTE2 Brassicaceae Crossflower Purple Mustard Mesa
Chrysothamnus depressus CHDE2 Asteraceae Longflower Rabbitbrush
Mesa
Chrysothamnus greenei CHGR6 Asteraceae Greene's Rabbitbrush
Mesa
Chrysothamnus linifolius CHLI3 Asteraceae Spearleaf Rabbitbrush Spreading Rabbitbrush all
Chrysothamnus vaseyi CHVA2 Asteraceae Vasey's Rabbitbrush
Mesa
Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus CHVI8 Asteraceae Yellow Rabbitbrush
all
Cirsium arvense CIAR4 Asteraceae Canada Thistle
Rio Blanco
Cirsium barnebyi CIBA Asteraceae Barneby's Thistle
Rio Blanco
Cirsium calcareum CICA10 Asteraceae Cainville Thistle
all
Cirsium eatonii CIEA Asteraceae Eaton's Thistle
Garfield
Cirsium neomexicanum CINE Asteraceae New Mexico Thistle
Grand (Utah)
Cirsium perplexans CIPE5 Asteraceae Rocky Mountain Thistle Adobe Thistle Mesa
Cirsium pulcherrimum CIPU3 Asteraceae Wyoming Thistle
Rio Blanco Cirsium pulcherrimum var. pulcherrimim
Cirsium scariosum CISC2 Asteraceae Meadow Thistle
Rio Blanco
Cirsium undulatum var. tracyi CIUNT Asteraceae Tracy's Thistle
all
Cirsium vulgare CIVU Asteraceae Bull Thistle
all
Cichorium intybus CIIN Asteraceae Chicory
all
Clematis columbiana CLCO2 Ranunculaceae Rock Clematis
Garfield
Clematis ligusticifolia CLLI2 Ranunculaceae Western White Clematis
all
Cleome lutea CLLU2 Capparaceae Yellow Spiderflower Yellow Beeplant Garfield
Cleome serrulata CLSE Capparaceae Rocky Mountain Beeplant
all
Collinsia parviflora COPA3 Scrophulariaceae Maiden Blue Eyed Mary Blue Eyed Mary all
Collomia linearis COLI2 Polemoniaceae Tiny Trumpet
Mesa
Comandra umbellata COUM Santalaceae Bastard Toadflax
all
Conringia orientalis COOR Brassicaceae Hare's Ear Mustard
Rio Blanco
Convolvulus arvensis COAR4 Convolvulaceae Field Bindweed
all
Conyza canadensis COCA5 Asteraceae Canadian Horseweed
all
Cordylanthus wrightii COWR2 Scrophulariaceae Wright's Bird's Beak Clubflower Grand, UT Orobanchaceae
Corydalis aurea COAU2 Fumariaceae Scrambled Eggs Golden Smoke Garfield
Crepis occidentalis CROC Asteraceae Largeflower Hawksbeard
Garfield
Cryptantha flava CRFL5 Boraginaceae Brenda's Yellow Cryptantha Yellow Cryptantha Mesa Oreocarya flava
Cryptantha flavoculata CRFL6 Boraginaceae Roughseed Cryptantha
Mesa Oreocarya flavoculata
Cryptantha gracilis CRGR3 Boraginaceae Narrowstem Cryptantha
Rio Blanco
Cryptantha osterhoutii CROS Boraginaceae Osterhout's Cryptantha
Mesa Oreocarya osterhoutii
Cryptantha rollinsii CRRO6 Boraginaceae Rollins' Cryptantha
Rio Blanco Oreocarya rollinsii
Cryptantha sericea CRSE3 Boraginaceae Silky Cryptantha
Rio Blanco Oreocarya sericea
Cryptantha stricta CRST5 Boraginaceae Yampa River Cryptantha
Rio Blanco Oreocarya stricta
Cryptogramma acrostichoides CRAC3 Pteridaceae American Rockbrake
Mesa Cryptogrammaceae
Cylindropuntia imbricata CYIM2 Cactaceae Tree Cholla
Mesa
Cymopterus acaulis var. fendleri CYACF Apiaceae Fendler's Springparsley
Mesa Cymopterus fendleri
Cymopterus fendleri
Cymopterus bulbosus CYBU Apiaceae Bulbous Springparsley
Mesa
Cymopterus planosus CYPL Apiaceae Rocky Mountain Springparsley
Mesa
Cymopterus purpureus CYPU2 Apiaceae Purple Springparsley
Mesa
Cynoglossum officinale CYOF Boraginaceae Gypsyflower Houndstongue all
Cystopteris fragilis CYFR2 Dryopteridaceae Brittle Bladderfern
Mesa Athyriaceae
Dactylis glomerata DAGL Poaceae Orchardgrass
all
Delphinium nuttallianum DENU2 Ranunculaceae Twolobe Larkspur
all
Delphinium scaposum DESC Ranunculaceae Tall Mountain Larkspur
Mesa
Descurainia sophia DESO2 Brassicaceae Herb Sophia Flixweed all
Distichlis spicata DISP Poaceae Saltgrass Inland Saltgrass all
Draba cuneifolia DRCU Brassicaceae Wedgeleaf Draba
Mesa
Dracocephalum parviflorum DRPA2 Lamiaceae American Dragonhead
Mesa
Echinocereus triglochidiatus ECTR Cactaceae Kingcup cactus Claret Cup Cactus; Hedgehog Cactus all
Elymus elymoides ELEL5 Poaceae Squirreltail
all
Encelia nutans ENNU4 Asteraceae Nodding Sunray Noddinghead all
Ephedra torreyana EPTO Ephedraceae Torrey's Jointfir
Mesa
Ephedra viridis EPVI Ephedraceae Mormon Tea
all
Epilobium species EPILO Onagraceae Willowherb
Mesa
Epipactis gigantea EPGI Orchidaceae Stream Orchid Giant Helleborine Mesa
Eremopyrum triticeum ERTR13 Poaceae Annual Wheatgrass
all
Ericameria nauseosa ERNA10 Asteraceae Rubber Rabbitbrush
all Chrysothamnus nauseosus
Ericameria parryi var. howardii ERPAH Asteraceae Parry's Rabbitbrush
Mesa, Garfield Chrysothamnus parryi var. howardii
Erigeron concinnus ERCO27 Asteraceae Navajo Fleabane
Garfield
Erigeron engelmannii EREN Asteraceae Engelmann's Fleabane
Mesa
Eriogonum alatum ERAL4 Polygonaceae Winged Buckwheat
all Pterogonum alatum
Eriogonum bicolor ERBI Polygonaceae Pretty Buckwheat
Rio Blanco
Eriogonum cernuum ERCE2 Polygonaceae Nodding Buckwheat
Mesa
Eriogonum contortum ERCO13 Polygonaceae Grand Buckwheat
Mesa
Eriogonum corymbosum ERCO14 Polygonaceae Crispleaf Buckwheat
Mesa; Garfield
Eriogonum ephedroides EREP Polygonaceae Ephedra Buckwheat
Rio Blanco
Eriogonum gordonii ERGO Polygonaceae Gordon's Buckwheat
all
Eriogonum hookeri ERHO6 Polygonaceae Hooker's Buckwheat
Mesa
Eriogonum inflatum ERIN4 Polygonaceae Desert Trumpet
all
Eriogonum lonchophyllum ERLO4 Polygonaceae Spearleaf Buckwheat
all
Eriogonum microthecum var. laxiflorum ERMIL2 Polygonaceae Slender Buckwheat
Mesa
Eriogonum ovalifolium EROV Polygonaceae Cushion Buckwheat
all
Eriogonum umbellatum var. umbellatum ERUMU2 Polygonaceae Sulphur-flower Buckwheat
all
Erodium cicutarium ERCI6 Polygonaceae Redstem Stork's Bill Redstem Filaree all
Erysimum repandum ERRE4 Brassicaceae Spreading Wallflower
all
Escobaria missouriensis ESMI3 Cactaceae Missouri Foxtail Cactus
Mesa Coryphantha missouriensis
Euphorbia brachycera EUBR Euphorbiaceae Horned Spurge
Rio Blanco
Euphorbia esula EUES Euphorbiaceae Leafy Spurge
Moffat
Fendlera rupicola FERU Hydrangeaceae Cliff Fendlerbush
Mesa Fendlera falcata
Gaillardia pinnatifida GAPI Asteraceae Red Dome Blanketflower Blanketflower Mesa
Galium aparine GAAP2 Rubiaceae Stickywilly
Garfield
Galium coloradoense GACO2 Rubiaceae Colorado Bedstraw
Rio Blanco Galium multiflorum var. coloradoense
Geranium caespitosum GECA3 Geraniaceae Pineywoods Geranium
all
Gilia ophthalmoides GIOP Polemoniaceae Eyed Gilia
Rio Blanco
Glossopetalon spinescens var. meionandrum GLSPM Crossosomataceae Spiny Greasebush
Mesa; Rio Blance Forsellesia meionandrum
Grayia spinosa GRSP Chenopodiaceae Spiny Hopsage
all Atriplex greyi
Grindelia fastigiata GRFA Asteraceae Pointed Gumweed
all
Grindelia squarrosa GRSQ Asteraceae Curlycup Gumweed
all
Gutierrezia sarothrae GUSA2 Asteraceae Broom Snakeweed
all
Halogeton glomeratus HAGL Chenopodiaceae Saltlover Halogeton all
Hedeoma drummondii HEDR Lamiaceae Drummond's False Pennyroyal Mesa
Hedysarum boreale HEBO Fabaceae Utah Sweetvetch Chainpod all
Helianthella microcephala HEMI2 Asteraceae Purpledisk Helianthella
Mesa
Helianthus annuus HEAN3 Asteraceae Common Sunflower
all
Helianthus nuttallii HENU Asteraceae Nuttall's Sunflower
Rio Blanco
Heliomeris multiflora HEMU3 Asteraceae Showy Goldeneye
Grand,UT
Hesperostipa comata HECO26 Poaceae Needle And Thread
all
Heterotheca villosa HEVI4 Asteraceae Hairy False Goldenaster
all
Heuchera parvifolia HEPA11 Saxifragacea Littleleaf Alumroot
Mesa
Hibiscus trionum HITR Malvaceae Flower Of An Hour
Mesa
Hordeum jubatum ssp. jubatum HOJUJ Poaceae Foxtail Barley
all
Hydrophyllum capitatum var. capitatum HYCAC Hydrophyllaceae Ballhead Waterleaf Woolen Breeches Rio Blanco Hydrophyllum capitatum
Hymenopappus filifolius HYFI Asteraceae Fineleaf Hymenopappus
all
Hyoscyamus niger HYNI Solanaceae Black Henbane
all
Ipomopsis aggregata ssp. aggregata IPAGA3 Polemoniaceae Scarlet Gilia
all
Ipomopsis congesta IPCO5 Polemoniaceae Ballhead Ipomopsis
Garfield
Ipomopsis polycladon IPPO2 Polemoniaceae Manybranched Ipomopsis
all
Ipomopsis pumila IPPU4 Polemoniaceae Dwarf Ipomopsis
Mesa
Ipomopsis roseata IPRO Polemoniaceae Rosy Ipomopsis
Mesa
Juniperus osteosperma JUOS Cupressaceae Utah Juniper
all
Juniperus scopulorum JUSC2 Cupressaceae Rocky Mountain Juniper
all
Koeleria macrantha KOMA Poaceae Prairie Junegrass
all
Krascheninnikovia lanata KRSA2 Chenopodiaceae Winterfat
all
Lactuca serriola LASE Asteraceae Prickly Lettuce
all
Lappula occidentalis var. cupulata LAOCC Boraginaceae Flatspine Stickseed
all Lappula marginata
Lappula occidentalis var. occidentalis LAOCO Boraginaceae Flatspine Stickseed
all Lappula redowskii
Lappula squarrosa LASQ Boraginaceae European Stickseed
all
Lathyrus laetivirens LALA6 Fabaceae Aspen Pea
Mesa
Lepidium alyssoides var. eastwoodiae LEALE Brassicaceae Mesa Pepperwort
all Lepidium eastwoodiae
Lepidium latifolium LELA2 Brassicaceae Broadleaved Pepperweed Perennial Pepperweed all
Lepidium montanum LEMO2 Brassicaceae Mountain Pepperweed
all
Lepidium perfoliatum LEPE2 Brassicaceae Clasping Pepperweed
all
Lesquerella congesta LECO10 Brassicaceae Dudley Bluffs Bladderpod
Rio Blanco
Lesquerella ludoviciana LELU Brassicaceae Foothill Bladderpod
all
Lesquerella parviflora LEPA10 Brassicaceae Piceance Bladderpod
Garfield
Leymus cinereus LECI4 Poaceae Basin Wildrye Great Basin Wildrye all
Leymus salinus LESA4 Poaceae Saline Wildrye
all
Ligusticum porteri LIPO Apiaceae Porter's Licorice-root
all
Linanthus pungens LIPU11 Polemoniaceae Granite Prickly Phlox Prickly Phlox all Leptodactylon pungens
Linaria vulgaris LIVU2 Scrophulariaceae Butter and Eggs Yellow Toadflax all
Linum kingii LIKI2 Linaceae King's Flax Yellow Flax Rio Blanco Mesyniopsis kingii
Linum lewisii var. lewisii LILEL2 Linaceae Prairie Flax Blue Flax all Adenolinum lewisii
Lithospermum incisum LIIN2 Boraginaceae Narrowleaf Stoneseed Puccoon all
Lithospermum ruderale LIRU4 Boraginaceae Western Stoneseed Puccoon all
Lomatium eastwoodiae LOEA Apiaceae Eastwood's Desertparsley
Mesa Aletes
Lomatium grayi LOGR Apiaceae Gray's Bisquitroot
Mesa
Lomatium latilobum LOLA4 Apiaceae Canyonlands Bisquitroot
Mesa Aletes latilobus
Lomatium macrocarpum LOMA3 Apiaceae Bigseed Biscuitroot
all
Lomatium triternatum LOTR2 Apiaceae Nineleaf Biscuitroot
Mesa
Lupinus argenteus LUAR3 Fabaceae Silvery Lupine
Rio Blanco
Lupinus brevicaulis LUBR2 Fabaceae Shortstem Lupine
Mesa
Lupinus prunophilus LUPR2 Fabaceae Hairy Bigleaf Lupine
Rio Blanco Lupinus polyophyllus var. prunophilus Lupinus polyophyllus var. prunophilus
Lygodesmia doloresensis LYDO Asteraceae Dolores River Skeletonplant
Mesa
Lygodesmia grandiflora LYGR Asteraceae Largeflower Skeletonplant
all
Lygodesmia juncea LYJU Asteraceae Rush Skeletonplant
all
Machaeranthera canescens MACA2 Asteraceae Hoary Tanasyaster
all
Machaeranthera grindelioides MAGR2 Asteraceae Rayless Tansyaster
all
Machaeranthera pinnatifida MAPI Asteraceae Lacy Tansyaster
all Xanthisma spinulosum
Mahonia repens MARE11 Berberidaceae Creeping Barberry
all
Maianthemum racemosum MARA7 Lilaceae Feathery False Lily of the Valley False Solomon Seal all
Maianthemum stellatum MAST4 Lilaceae Starry False Lily of the Valley Starry Solomon Seal all
Malacothrix torreyi MATO2 Asteraceae Torrey's Desertdandelion all
Malva neglecta MANE Malvaceae Common Mallow all
Medicago sativa MESA Fabaceae Alfalfa
all
Melilotus officinalis MEOF Fabaceae Sweetclover Yellow Sweetclover all
Mentha arvensis MEAR4 Lamiaceae Wild Mint Field Mint all
Mentzelia albicaulis MEAL6 Loasaceae Whitestem Blazingstar
all Acrolasia albicaulis
Mentzelia argillosa MEAR4 Loasaceae Arapien Blazingstar Roan Cliffs Blazingstar Garfield Nuttallia rhizomata
Mentzelia dispersa MEDI Loasaceae Bushy Blazingstar
all Acrolasia dispersa
Mentzelia humilis MEHU Loasaceae Gypsum Blazingstar
all Mentzelia thompsonii Acrolasia humilis
Mentzelia multicaulis MEMU2 Loasaceae Manystem Blazingstar
all Nuttallia multicaulis
Mentzelia multiflora MEMU3 Loasaceae Adonis Blazingstar
all Nuttallia multiflora
Mentzelia pterosperma MEPT Loasaceae Wingseed Blazingstar
Mesa Nuttallia pterosperma
Mertensia arizonica MEAR6 Boraginaceae Prairie Bluebells
Garfield
Mertensia lanceolata MELA3 Boraginaceae Aspen Bluebells
Rio Blanco
Mimulus guttatus MIGU Scrophulariaceae Seep Monkeyflower
Garfield
Mirabilis alipes MIAL5 Nyctaginaceae Winged Four O'clock
Rio Blanco
Mirabilis linearis MILI3 Nyctaginaceae Narrowleaf Four O'clock
Mesa Oxybaphus linearis
Mirabilis multiflora MIMU Nyctaginaceae Colorado Four O'clock
all
Monardella odoratissima MOOD Lamiaceae Mountain Monardella
Rio Blanco
Monolepis nuttalliana MONU Chenopodiaceae Nuttall's Povertyweed
all
Nicotiana_attenuata NIAT Solanaceae Coyote Tobacco
Garfield
Oenothera caespitosa OECA10 Onagraceae Tufted Evening Primrose
all
Onopordum acanthium ONAC Asteraceae Scotch Cottonthistle Scotch Thistle all
Opuntia fragilis OPFR Cactaceae Brittle Pricklypear
all
Opuntia fragilis x O. phaeacantha OPFRxOPPH Cactaceae Opuntia Hybrid
Mesa
Opuntia phaeacantha OPPH Cactaceae Tulip Pricklypear


Opuntia polyacantha OPPO Cactaceae Plains Pricklypear
all
Orobanche fasciculata ORFA Orobanchaceae Clustered Broomrape
Mesa Aphyllon fasciculata
Orobanche ludoviciana ORLU Orobanchaceae Louisiana Broomrape
Mesa
Oxytropis lambertii OXLA3 Fabaceae Purple Locoweed
Mesa
Packera multilobata PAMU11 Asteraceae Lobeleaf Groundsel


Paeonia brownii PABR Paeoniaceae Brown's Peony
Rio Blanco
Pascopyrum smithii PASM Poaceae Western Wheatgrass
all
Pediocactus simpsonii PESI Cactaceae Mountain Ball Cactus
all
Pediomelum aromaticum PEAR7 Fabaceae Aromatic Indian Breadroot
Mesa
Pediomelum megalanthum PEME7 Fabaceae Intermountain Indian Breadroot
Mesa
Pellaea glabella PEGL Pteridaceae Smooth Cliffbrake
Mesa Cheilanthaceae
Penstemon caespitosus PECA4 Scrophulariaceae Mat Penstemon
Rio Blanco Plantaginaceae
Penstemon comarrhenus PECO5 Scrophulariaceae Dusty Beardtongue
Mesa Plantaginaceae
Penstemon debilis PEDE22 Scrophulariaceae Parachute Beardtongue
Mesa;Garfield Plantaginaceae
Penstemon fremontii var. fremontii PEFRF5 Scrophulariaceae Fremont's Beardtongue
Rio Blanco Penstemon fremontii Penstemon fremontii, Plantaginaceae
Penstemon grahamii PEGR6 Scrophulariaceae Uinta Basin Beardtongue Graham's Penstemon Rio Blanco Plantaginaceae
Penstemon harringtonii PEHA11 Scrophulariaceae Osterhout's Beardtongue
Garfield Plantaginaceae
Penstemon moffatii PEMO3 Scrophulariaceae Moffatt's Beardtongue
Mesa Plantaginaceae
Penstemon osterhoutii PEOS Scrophulariaceae Osterhout's Beardtongue
Garfield Plantaginaceae
Penstemon pachyphyllus var. mucronatus PEPAM5 Scrophulariaceae Mucronate Penstemon Thickleaf Beardtongue Rio Blanco Penstemon pachyphyllus Plantaginaceae
Penstemon scariosus var. albifluvis PESCA Scrophulariaceae White River Beardtongue
Rio Blanco Plantaginaceae
Penstemon strictus PEST2 Scrophulariaceae Rocky Mountain Penstemon
all Plantaginaceae
Penstemon watsonii PEWA Scrophulariaceae Watson's Penstemon
Rio Blanco Plantaginaceae
Petradoria pumila PEPU7 Asteraceae Rock Goldenrod
all
Phacelia alba PHAL9 Hydrophyllaceae White Phacelia
Rio Blanco
Phacelia crenulata PHCR Hydrophyllaceae Cleftleaf Wildheliotrope Scorpionweed all
Phacelia heterophylla PHHE2 Hydrophyllaceae Varileaf Phacelia
Garfield
Phacelia sericea ssp. ciliosa PHSEC Hydrophyllaceae Silky Phacelia
Mesa
Phacelia splendens PHSP3 Hydrophyllaceae Patch Phacelia
Mesa
Phacelia scopulina var. submutica PHSCS3 Hydrophyllaceae Debeque Phacelia
Mesa;Garfield Phacelia submutica
Philadelphus microphyllus PHMI4 Hydrangeaceae Littleleaf Mock Orange
Mesa
Phlox austromontana PHAU3 Polemoniaceae Mountain Phlox Desert Phlox all
Phlox hoodii PHHO Polemoniaceae Spiny Phlox
Mesa
Phlox longifolia PHLO2 Polemoniaceae Longleaf Phlox
all
Physalis longifolia PHLO4 Solanaceae Longleaf Groundcherry
Mesa Physalis virginiata
Physaria acutifolia PHAC4 Brassicaceae Sharpleaf Twinpod
all
Physaria floribunda PHFL3 Brassicaceae Pointtip Twinpod
Garfield
Physaria obcordata PHOB Brassicaceae Dudley Bluffs Twinpod
Rio Blanco
Picrothamnus desertorum PIDE4 Asteraceae Bud Sagebrush
all
Pinus edulis PIED Pineaceae Twoneedle Pinyon Pinyon Pine all
Pinus ponderosa PIPO Pineaceae Ponderosa Pine
all
Plantago patagonica PLPA2 Plantaginaceae Woolly Plantain
all
Platyschkuhria integrifolia var. oblongifolia PLINO Asteraceae Oblongleaf Basindaisy Desert Bahia Mesa
Pleuraphis jamesii PLJA Poaceae James' Galleta
all
Poa bulbosa POBU Poaceae Bulbous Bluegrass
all
Poa fendleriana POFE Poaceae Muttongrass
all
Poa pratensis POPR Poaceae Kentucky Bluegrass
all
Poa secunda POSE Poaceae Sandberg Bluegrass
all
Polanisia dodecandra PODO3 Capparaceae Redwhisker Clammyweed
Garfield
Polygala subspinosa POSU2 Polygalaceae Spiny Milkwort
Garfield
Prunus virginiana var. melanocarpa PRVIM Rosaceae Black Chokecherry
all
Psathyrostachys juncea PSJU3 Poaceae Russian Wildrye
all
Pseudoroegneria spicata PSSP6 Poaceae Bluebunch Wheatgrass
all
Pseudotsuga menziesii PSME Pinaceae Douglas-fir
all
Psilostrophe bakeri PSBA2 Asteraceae Baker's Paperflower
Garfield
Purshia stansburiana PUST Rosaceae Stansbury Cliffrose
Mesa
Purshia tridentata PUTR2 Rosaceae Antelope Bitterbrush
all
Quercus gambelii QUGA Fagaceae Gambel Oak Oakbrush all
Ribes aureum RIAU Grossulariaceae Golden Current
Rio Blanco
Ribes cereum RICE Grossulariaceae Wax Current

Ribes inerme RIIN2 Grossulariaceae Whitestem Gooseberry Current Mesa
Ribes montigenum RIMO2 Grossulariaceae Gooseberry Current
Mesa
Rhus trilobata RHTR Anacardiaceae Skunkbush Sumac
all
Rumex hymenosepalus RUHY Polygonaceae Canaigre Dock
Garfield
Salsola tragus SATR12 Chenopodiaceae Prickly Russian Thistle Russian Thistle all
Sanguisorba minor SAMI3 Rosaceae Small Burnet
all
Sarcobatus vermiculatus SAVE4 Chenopodiaceae Greasewood
all Amaranthaceae
Schoenocrambe linifolia SCLI Brassicaceae Flaxleaf Plainsmustard
all Sisymbrium linifolium
Sclerocactus glaucus SCGL3 Cactaceae Colorado Hookless Cactus
Mesa
Sclerocactus parviflorus SCPA9 Cactaceae Smallflower Fishhook Cactus
Mesa;Garfield
Sedum lanceolatum SELA Crassulaceae Spearleaf Stonecrop
all
Selaginella mutica SELA Selaginellaceae Bluntleaf Spikemoss
Mesa
Senecio serra var. admirabilis SESEA Asteraceae Tall Ragwort
Mesa (on Grand Mesa)
Sidalcea neomexicana SINE3 Malvaceae Salt Spring Checkerbloom Checkermallow Rio Blanco
Silene sp. SILEN Caryophyllaceae Catchfly
Garfield
Silene antirrhina SIAN2 Caryophyllaceae Sleepy Silene Sleepy Catchfly all
Sisymbrium altissimum SIAL2 Brassicaceae Tall Tumblemustard
all
Sisymbrium loeselii SILO3 Brassicaceae Small Tumbleweed Mustard
Rio Blanco
Solanum triflorum SOTR Solanaceae Cutleaf Nightshade
all
Solidago missouriensis SOMI2 Asteraceae Missouri Goldenrod
Mesa
Solidago nana SONA Asteraceae Baby Goldenrod
Mesa
Sonchus asper SOAS Asteraceae Spiny Sowthistle
Rio Blanco
Sphaeralcea coccinea ssp. coccinea SPCOC Malvaceae Scarlet Globemallow
all Sphaeralcea coccinea ssp. dissecta
Sphaeralcea parvifolia SPPA2 Malvaceae Smallflower Globemallow
all
Sporobolus airoides SPAI Poaceae Alkali Sacaton
all
Stanleya pinnata STPI Brassicaceae Desert Princesplume Prince's Plume all
Stenogonum salsuginosum STSA3 Polygonaceae Salty Buckwheat Two-whorl Buckwheat Mesa
Stenotus armerioides STAR10 Asteraceae Thrift Mock Goldenweed
all
Stephanomeria minor var. minor STMIM Asteraceae Narrowleaf Wirelettuce
Mesa Stephanomeria tenuifolia
Stephanomeria pauciflora STPA4 Asteraceae Brownplume Wirelettuce
Mesa
Stephanomeria runcinata STRU3 Asteraceae Desert Wirelettuce
Rio Blanco
Streptanthella longirostris STLO4 Brassicaceae Longbeak Twistflower
Mesa
Streptanthus cordatus STCO6 Brassicaceae Heartleaf Twistflower
all
Suaeda calceoliformis SUCA2 Chenopodiaceae Pursh Seepweed Seablite
Amaranthaceae
Suaeda moquinii SUMO Chenopodiaceae Mojave Seablite Bush Seepweed all Amaranthaceae; Suaeda nigra
Sullivantia hapmanni var. purpusii SUHAP Saxifragaceae Purpus' Sullivantia Hanging Garden Sullivantia Garfield
Symphoricarpos rotundifolius SYRO Caprifoliaceae Roundleaf Snowberry
all
Tamarix chinensis TACH2 Tamaricaceae Five-stamen Tamarisk Saltcedar all
Tamarix parviflora TAPA4 Tamaricaceae Smallflower Tamarisk Saltcedar Mesa
Taraxacum officinale ssp. officinale TAOFO Asteraceae Common Dandelion
all
Tetradymia canescens TECA2 Asteraceae Spineless Horsebrush
all
Tetradymia spinosa TESP2 Asteraceae Shortspine Horsebrush
all
Tetraneuris ivesiana TEIV Asteraceae Ive's Fournerved Daisy Perky Sue Mesa
Thalictrum fendleri THFE Ranunculaceae Fendler's Meadow-rue
all
Thalictrum heliophilum THHE2 Ranunculaceae Cathedral Bluff Meadow-rue Sun-loving Meadowrue Garfield
Thelesperma subnudum var. subnudum THSUS Asteraceae Navajo Tea
Mesa
Thelypodiopsis elegans THEL Brassicaceae Westwater Tumblemustard Elegant Thelypody Grand (Utah)
Thelypodiopsis juniperorum THJU Brassicaceae Juniper Tumblemustard
Mesa
Thelypodium integrifolium THIN Brassicaceae Entireleaved Thelypody
Rio Blanco
Thermopsis rhombifolia THRH Fabaceae Prairie Thermopsis Golden Banner Garfield
Thinopyrum intermedium THIN6 Poaceae Intermediate Wheatgrass
all
Townsendia incana TOIN Asteraceae Hoary Townsend Daisy
all
Toxicodendron rydbergii TORY Anacardiaceae Western Poison Ivy
Mesa
Tragopogon dubius TRDU Asteraceae Yellow Salsify
all
Trifolium gymnocarpon TRGY Fabaceae Hollyleaf Clover


Urtica dioica ssp. gracilis URDIG Urticaceae California Nettle Stinging Nettle all
Verbascum thapsus VETH Scrophulariaceae Common Mullein
all
Verbena bracteata VEBR Verbenaceae Bigbract Verbena Prostrate Vervain all
Veronica americana VEAM2 Scrophulariaceae American Speedwell
all
Viola nuttallii VINU2 Violaceae Nuttall's Violet
Mesa
Yucca harrimaniae YUHA Agavaceae Spanish Bayonet
all
Xanthium strumarium XAST Asteraceae Rough Cocklebur Common Cocklebur all
Xylorhiza venusta XYVE Asteraceae Charming Woodyaster Poison Aster Grand (Utah)
Zigadenus venenosus ZIVE Liliaceae Meadow Deathcamas
all
Zuckia brandegeei var. brandegeei ZUBRB Chenopodiaceae Siltbush
all