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Endangered Species Fact Sheets

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ALLIACEAE (ONION OR GARLIC FAMILY)
Allium hickmanii Hickman's onion
AMARYLLIDACEAE (AMARYLLIS FAMILY)
Chlorogalum purpureum var. purpureum purple amole
APIACEAE (CARROT FAMILY)
Sanicula maritima adobe sanicle
ASTERACEAE
Lasthenia conjugens Contra Costa goldfields
ASTERACEAE (SUNFLOWER FAMILY)
Baccharis plummerae subsp. glabrata San Simeon baccharis, smooth baccharis
Calycadenia villosa dwarf calycadenia, dwarf rosin-weed
Centromadia parryi subsp. congdonii Congdon's tarplant
Ericameria fasciculata Eastwood's goldenbush
Holocarpha macradenia Santa Cruz tarplant
Microseris paludosa marsh microseris
Layia carnosa beach layia
Layia heterotricha pale-yellow layia
Madia radiata showy golden madia
Pentachaeta bellidiflora white-rayed pentachaeta
Stebbinsoseris decipiens Santa Cruz microseris
BORAGINACEAE (BORAGE FAMILY)
Amsinckia lunaris bent-flowered fiddleneck
Plagiobothrys chorisianus var. chorisianus Choris's popcorn-flower, artist's popcorn-flower
Plagiobothrys diffusus San Francisco popcorn-flower
BRASSICACEAE (MUSTARD FAMILY)
Erysimum ammophilum coast wallflower
Erysimum menziesii Menzies's wallflower
Erysimum teretifolium Ben Lomond wallflower
CAMPANULACEAE (BELLFLOWER FAMILY)
Campanula californica swamp harebell
CARYOPHYLLACEAE (PINK FAMILY)
Silene verecunda subsp. verecunda San Francisco campion
CUPRESSACEAE (CYPRESS FAMILY)
Hesperocyparis macrocarpa Monterey cypress
Hesperocyparis abramsiana var. abramsiana Santa Cruz cypress
Hesperocyparis goveniana Gowen cypress
ERICACEAE (HEATH FAMILY)
Arctostaphylos cruzensis Arroyo de la Cruz manzanita
Arctostaphylos edmundsii Little Sur manzanita
Arctostaphylos gabilanensis Gabilan Mountains manzanita
Arctostaphylos andersonii Santa Cruz manzanita
Arctostaphylos glutinosa Schreiber's Manzanita
Arctostaphylos hookeri subsp. hookeri Hooker's manzanita
Arctostaphylos montereyensis Monterey manzanita
Arctostaphylos pajaroensis Pajaro manzanita
Arctostaphylos pumila sandmat manzanita
Arctostaphylos silvicola Bonny Doon manzanita
FABACEAE (LEGUME FAMILY)
Astragalus tener var. titi coastal dunes milk vetch
Lupinus tidestromii Tidestrom's lupine, clover lupine
Trifolium polyodon Pacific Grove clover
Trifolium trichocalyx Monterey clover
Hoita strobilina Loma Prieta hoita
Trifolium buckwestiorum Santa Cruz clover
Trifolium hydrophilum saline clover
LILIACEAE (LILY FAMILY)
Fritillaria falcata talus fritillary
Fritillaria liliacea fragrant fritillary
MALVACEAE (MALLOW FAMILY)
Malacothamnus abbottii Abbott's bush-mallow
ONAGRACEAE (EVENING PRIMROSE FAMILY)
Clarkia jolonensis Jolon farewell-to-spring
ORCHIDACEAE (ORCHID FAMILY)
Piperia yadonii Yadon's rein orchid
OROBANCHACEAE (BROOMRAPE FAMILY)
Castilleja latifolia Monterey Indian paintbrush
Cordylanthus rigidus subsp. littoralis seaside bird's-beak
Pedicularis dudleyi Dudley's lousewort
PINACEAE (PINE FAMILY)
Pinus radiata Monterey pine
PLANTAGINACEAE (PLANTAIN FAMILY)
Collinsia multicolor San Francisco collinsia
Penstemon rattanii var. kleei Santa Cruz Mountains beardtongue
POACEAE (GRASS FAMILY)
Agrostis blasdalei Blasdale's bent grass
Agrostis lacuna-vernalis vernal pool bent grass
POLEMONIACEAE (PHLOX FAMILY)
Gilia tenuiflora subsp. arenaria sand gilia, Monterey gilia
POLYGONACEAE (BUCKWHEAT FAMILY)
Aristocapsa insignis Indian Valley spineflower, valley spinycape
Chorizanthe biloba var. immemora Hernandez spineflower
Chorizanthe pungens var. hartwegiana Ben Lomond spineflower
Chorizanthe pungens var. pungens Monterey spineflower
Chorizanthe robusta var. hartwegii Scotts Valley spineflower
Chorizanthe robusta var. robusta robust spineflower
Eriogonum butterworthianum Butterworth's buckwheat
Eriogonum nudum var. decurrens Ben Lomond buckwheat
Polygonum hickmanii Scotts Valley polygonum
RANUNCULACEAE (BUTTERCUP FAMILY)
Delphinium hutchinsoniae Big Sur larkspur
RHAMNACEAE
Ceanothus rigidus Monterey ceanothus
ROSACEAE
Rosa pinetorum pine rose
ROSACEAE (ROSE FAMILY)
Horkelia cuneata var. sericea Kellogg's horkelia, wedgeleaf horkelia
Horkelia marinensis Point Reyes horkelia
Potentilla hickmanii Hickman's cinquefoil