Flowers of the Mt. San Jacinto State Park and Wilderness

White

Common Name

Scientific Name

Family

Burlew’s onion Allium burlewii Alliaceae
(Onion)
Parish’s yampah Perideridia parishii Apiaceae
(Carrot)
Sweet cicely Osmorhiza berteroi Apiaceae
Ranger’s buttons Sphenosciadium capitellatum Apiaceae
Common yarrow Achillea millefolium Asteraceae
(Sunflower)
Western marsh cudweed Gnaphalium palustre Asteraceae
Cryptantha/forget-me-not Cryptantha ssp. Boraginaceae
(Borage)
Changeable phacelia
(white to lavender)
Phacelia mutabilis Boraginaceae
Branching phacelia Phacelia ramosissima Boraginaceae
Woodland rock cress Boechera pinetorum Brassicaceae
(Mustard)
Western pearlwort Sagina decumbens ssp. occidentalis Caryophyllaceae
(Pink)
Alpine pearlwort Sagina saginoides Caryophyllaceae
Parish’s campion Silene parishii Caryophyllaceae
San Francisco campion
(white to pink)
Silene verecunda Caryophyllaceae
Northern bogwort Stellaria calycantha Caryophyllaceae
Shortseed waterwort Elatine brachysperma Elatinaceae
(Waterwort)
California waterwort Elatine californica Elatinaceae
Little prince’s pine Chimaphila menziesii Ericaceae
(Rhododendron)
One sided wintergreen Orthilia secunda Ericaceae
Pine drops Pterospora andromedea  Ericaceae
White veined wintergreen Pyrola picta Ericaceae
Summer clover
(White to Pink)
Trifolium longipes Favaceae
(Pea)
Grant’s carpet clover
(White to Pink)
Trifolium monanthum
ssp. Grantianum
Favaceae
Little monardella Monardella nana Lamiaceae
(Mint)
Plain mariposa lily
(w. to lavender)
Calochortus invenustus Liliaceae
(Lily)
California corn lily Veratrum californicum var. californicum Melanthiaceae
(Hellebore)
Toad lily Montia chamissoi Monitiaceae
(Lewisia)
Slimstem willowweed Epilobium oregonense Onagraceae
(Primrose)
Deceptive groundsmoke Gayophytum decipiens Onagraceae
Small flowered groundsmoke Gayophytum diffusum ssp. parriflorum Onagraceae
Dwarf groundsmoke Gayophytum humile Onagraceae
Nevin’s bird’s beak Cordylanthus nevinii Orobanchaceae
(Paintbrush)
Phantom orchid Cephalanthera austiniae Orchidaceae
(Orchid)
White bog adder’s mouth Malaxis monophyllos ssp. Brachypoda Orchidaceae
Sierra bog orchid Platanthera dilatata var. leucostachys Orchideceae
San Jacinto Mountains keckiella Keckiella rothrockii var. jacintensis Plantaginaceae
(Snapdragon)
Purslane speedwell Veronica peregrina ssp. xalapensis Plantaginaceae
San Jacinto Linanthus Linanthus jaegeri Polemoniaceae
(Phlox)
Granite prickly phlox Linanthus pungens Polomoniaceae
American bistort Bistorta bistortoides Polygonaceae
(Buckwheat)
San Jacinto buckwheat
(w. to yellow)
Eriogonum apiculatum Polygonaceae
Wright’s buckwheat Eriogonum wrightii var. subscaposum Polygonaceae
Mountain sorrel (red-edged) Oxyria digyna Polygonaceae
Douglas’ knotweed Polygonum douglasii Polygonaceae
Willow leaved dock Rumex salicifolius Polygonaceae
Sierran woodbeauty Drymocallis lactea var. lactea Rosaceae
(Rose)
Cleveland’s horkelia Horkelia clevelandii Rosaceae
Tahquitz mousetail Ivesia callida Rosaceae
Parish’s bedstraw Galium parishii Rubiaceae
(Bedstraw)
Starry false lily of the valley Maianthemum stellatum Ruscaceae
(Nolina)
Shaggy haired alumroot Heuchera hirsutissima Saxifragaceae
(Saxifrage)
Stemless mudwort Limosella acaulis Scrophulariaceae (Figwort)
Macloskey’s violet Viola macloskeyi Violaceae
(Violet)

Yellow

Common Name

Scientific Name

Family

Bigelow’s sneezeweed Helenium bigelovii Asteracea
(Sunflower)
Shaggy hawkweed Hieracium horridum  Asteracea 
Beautiful hulsea
(y. to orange)
Hulsea vestita ssp. callicarpha Asteracea 
California goldenrod Solidago verutina ssp. californica  Asteracea 
Curvepod yellowcress Rorippa curvisiliqua Brassicaceae
(Mustard)
Mountain tansy mustard Descurainia incana Brassicaceae
Southern California rock draba Draba saxosa Brassicaceae
Western wallflower Erysimum capitatum  Brassicaceae
Sierra Nevada lotus Acmispon nevadensis var. nevadensis Fabaceae
(Pea)
Tinker’s penny Hypericum anagalloides Hypericaceae
(St. John’s Wort)
Scouler’s St. John’s Wort Hypericum scouleri Hypericaceae
Lemon lily Lilium parryi Liliaceae
(Lily)
Pine lousewort Pedicularis semibarbata Orobanchaceae
(Paintbrush)
Manyflowered monkeyflower Mimulus floribundus Phrymaceae
(Monkeyflower)
Seep monkeyflower Mimulus guttatus Phrymaceae
Musk monkeyflower Mimulus moschatus Phrymaceae
False monkeyflower Mimulus pilosus Phrymaceae
Primrose monkeyflower Mimulus primuloides var. primuloides Phrymaceae
Suksdorf’s monkeyflower Mimulus suksdorfii Phrymaceae
Larger mountain monkeyflower Mimulus tilingii Phrymaceae
Slender buttercup Ranunculus alismifolius var. alismellus Ranunculaceae
(Buttercup)
Eschscholtz’s buttercup  Ranunculus eschscholtzi var. oxynotus Ranunculaceae
Rock Ivesia Ivesia saxosa Rosaceae
(Rose)
Cliff cinquefoil Potentilla rimicola Rosaceae

Green

Common Name

Scientific Name

Family

Wild tarragon Artemisia dracunculus Asteraceae
(Sunflower)
Laguna Mountain jewelflower Streptanthus bernardinus Brassicaceae
(Mustard)
Forest goosefoot Chenopodium atrovirens Chenopodiaceae
(Goosefoot)
Fremont’s goosefoot Chenopodium fremontii Chenopodiaceae
Abrams liveforever Dudleya abramsii  Crassulaceae
(Stonecrop)
Fendler’s meadow rue Thalictrum fendleri Ranunculaceae
(Buttercup)

Blue

Common Name

Scientific Name

Family

Blue-eyed grass Sisyrinchium bellum Iridaceae
(Iris)
Rose sage Salvia pachyphylla Lamiaceae
(Mint)
Hidden Lake blue curls Trichostema austromontanum ssp. Compactum Lamiaceae
San Jacinto blue curls Trichostema austromontanum Lamiaceae
Thyme leaved speedwell Veronica serpyllifolia ssp. humifusa Plantaginaceae
(Snapdragon)

Pink

Common Name

Scientific Name

Family

preading dogbane Apocynum androsaemitolium Apocynaceae
(Milkweed)
Rosy pussytoes Antennaria rosea  Asteraceae
(Sunflower)
Aquatic pygmy weed Crassula aquatica Crassulaceae
Aquatic pygmy weed Crassula aquatica Crassulaceae
Parish’s lupine Lupinus latifolius var. parishii Fabaceae
(Pea)
California geranium Geranium californicum Geraniaceae
(Geranium)
Richardson’s geranium Geranium richardsonii  Geraniaceae 
Pennyroyal
(invasive)
Mentha pulegium  Lamiaceae
(Mint)
Hedge nettle Stachys ajugoides Lamiaceae
Southern mountain monardella Monardella australis Lamiaceae
One seeded pussypaws Calyptridium monospermum Montiaceae
Parry’s pussypaws Calyptridium parryi var. parryi Montiaceae
Willowherb Epilobium ciliatum Onagraceae
(Primrose)
Glaucus Willowherb Epilobium glaberrimum ssp. glaberrimum Onagraceae
Parish’s broomrape Orobanche parishii ssp. parishii Orobanchaceae
(Paintbrush)
Spotted coralroot Corallorhiza maculata Orchidaceae
(Orchid)
Brewer’s monkeyflower Mimulus breweri Phrymaceae
(Monkeyflower)
Grinnell’s beardtongue Penstemon grinnellii Plantaginaceae
(Snapdragon)
Southern mountain phlox Phlox austromontana Polemoniaceae
(Phlox)
Alpine shooting star Dodecatheon alpinum Primulaceae
(Shooting star)
Scented shooting star Dodecatheon redolens Primulaceae

Orange

Common Name

Scientific Name

Family

Sticky monkeyflower Mimulus aurantiacus Phrymaceae
(Monkeyflower)

Red

Common Name

Scientific Name

Family

Snow plant Sarcodes sanguinea Ericaceae
(Rhododendron)
Mountain California fushia Epilobium canum ssp. latifolium Onagraceae
(Primrose)
Martin’s paintbrush Castilleja applegatei ssp. Martini Orobanchaceae
(Paintbrush)
Texas paintbrush Castilleja foliolosa Orobanchaceae
Giant red paintbrush Castilleja miniata   Orobanchaceae
San Gabriel beardtongue Penstemon labrosus Plantaginaceae
(Snapdragon)
Bridge’s penstemon Penstemon rostriflorus  Plantaginaceae
Western columbine Aquilegia formosa Ranunculaceae
(Buttercup)

Purple

Common Name

Scientific Name

Family

San Jacinto Mtns daisy Erigeron breweri var. jacinteus 
(rare species)
Asteraceae
(Sunflower)
Tundra aster Oreostemma alpigenum var. andersonii Asteraceae
California phacelia Phacelia californica Boraginaceae
(Borage)
Mountain bush lupine Lupinus excubitus var. austromontanus Fabaceae
(Pea)
San Jacinto lupine Lupinus hyacinthinus  Fabaceae 
Purple false gilia Allophyllum divaricatum  Polemoniaceae
(Phlox)
Giant woolystar Eriastrum densifolium Polemoniaceae
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