Monterey Peninsula Wildflowers, Shrubs & Trees 

A photographic guide by Michael Mitchell & Rod M Yeager, MD

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 Green / Other

Find the closest match; hovering the mouse over the thumbnail will reveal the name of the flower. Then click on the name in the list on the right to go the individual plant's page. The first three letters preceding the name of the flower are the first three letters of the family.

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ARACEAE
Duckweed, Lesser

ARALIACEAE
Pennywort, Marsh

ASTERACEAE
Burweed, Annual
Cocklebur
Neststraw, Everlasting
Ragweed, Western
Sagebrush, California
Sagewort, Biennial

BRASSICACEAE
Jewel Flower
Wart-Cress, Lesser

CARYOPHYLLACEAE
Herniaria, Gray
Knawel

CHENOPODIACEAE
Fat Hen
Goosefoot, California
Goosefoot, Coast
Goosefoot, Cut-leaved
Goosefoot, Narrow-leaved

Goosefoot, Nettle-leaved

Goosefoot, Pitseed
Mexican Tea
Saltbush, California
Saltbush, Red

CONVOLVULACAE
Dodder, Chaparral

CYPERACEAE
Bulrush, Alkali
Bulrush, Panicled
Club Rush, Low
Cyperus, Tall
Flatsedge, Brown
Sedge, Bolander's
Sedge, Many-stemmed
Sedge, Sand Dune
Sedge, Santa Barbara
Sedge, Torrent
Spike Rush, Pale
Spike-rush, Parish's
Three Square
Three Square, Common
Tule, California
Tule, Common

DATISCACEAE
Durango Root

EQUISETACEAE
Horsetail, Common 
Horsetail, Giant 
Scouring Rush, Braun's
Scouring Rush, Western

EUPHORBIACEAE
Spurge, Petty

GARRYACEAE
Silk Tassel

JUNCACEAE
Rush, Brown-headed
Rush, Common 
Rush, Iris-leaved
Rush, Spreading
Rush, Torrey's
Rush, Western
Wood Rush, Common

LILIACEAE
Checker Lily 

MELANTHIACEAE
Trillium, Giant 

ORCHIDACEAE
Helleborine 
Rein-orchid, Michael's 

PLANTAGINACEAE
Plantain, Common
Plantain, Naked
Plantain, Pacific Seaside

POLYGONACEAE
Dock, Bitter
Dock, Clustered
Dock, Curly
Dock, Fiddle
Dock, Golden
Dock, Narrow-leaved
Dock, Willow (Coastal)
Dock, Willow (Pacific)
Dock, Willow
Spineflower, Leather

PORTULACACEAE
Purslane, Common

POTAMOGETONACEAE
Pondweed, Long-leaved

RANUNCULACEAE 
Meadow Rue, Fendler's

ROSACEAE
Acaena, California
Burnet, Small / Salad

TYPHACEAE
Bur-reed, Broad-fruited
Cat-tail, Broad-leaved
Cat-tail, Narrow-leaved

URTICACEAE
Nettle, Dwarf 
Nettle, Hoary

VISCACEAE
Mistletoe, Oak
Mistletoe, Pine
 
 
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