Plant List - Jornada Experimental Range

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Common name(s) Family Genus Species Code Alternative Common Name
abert's buckwheat Polygonaceae Eriogonum abertianum ERAB  
Abert's creeping zinnia Asteraceae Sanvitalia abertii SAAB abert's dome
algerita Berberidaceae Berberis haematocarpa BEHA red barberry
alkali sacaton Poaceae Sporobolus airoides SPAI  
alkali swainsonpea Fabaceae Sphaerophysa salsula SPSA Austrian field-pea
American basketflower Asteraceae Centaurea americana CEAM  
American bugseed Chenopodiaceae Corispermum americanum COAM tickseed
American licorice Fabaceae Glycyrrhiza lepidota GLLE  
American threefold Asteraceae Trixis californica TRCA Trixis
andean prairie clover Fabaceae Dalea cylindriceps DACY  
annual buckwheat Polygonaceae Eriogonum annuum ERAN  
annual golden-eye Asteraceae Viguiera longifolia VILO  
annual rabbitfoot grass Poaceae Polypogon monspeliensis POMO  
annual ragweed Asteraceae Ambrosia artemisiifolia AMAR  
annual Townsend daisy Asteraceae Townsendia annua TOAN townsendia
annual windmills Nyctaginaceae Allionia choisyi ALCH smooth umbrella-wort
apache plume Rosaceae Fallugia paradoxa FAPA  
Arabian schismus Poaceae Schismus arabicus SCAR mediterraneangrass
aridland goosefoot Chenopodiaceae Chenopodium dessicatum CHDE thickleaf goosefoot
Arizona cottontop Poaceae Digitaria californica DICA  
Arizona onion Alliaceae Allium macropetalum ALMA  
Arizona signalgrass Poaceae Urochloa arizonica URAR  
Arizona snakecotton Amaranthaceae Froelichia arizonica FRAR  
arrow-weed Asteraceae Pluchea sericea PLSE  
arrowleaf mallow Malvaceae Malvella sagittaefolia MASA scurfy sida
ashen milkvetch Fabaceae Astragalus tephrodes ASTE silverline locoweed
asian mustard Brassicaceae Brassica tournefortii BRTO  
asparagus Asparagaceae Asparagus officinalis ASOF  
babyslippers Violaceae Hybanthus verticillatus HYVE green violet
bajada lupine Fabaceae Lupinus concinnus LUCO  
balloonbush Plantaginaceae Maurandya wislizenii MAWI net-cup snapdragon vine
banana yucca; datil Agavaceae Yucca baccata YUBA  
barnyardgrass Poaceae Echinochloa crusgallii ECCR  
bastardsage Polygonaceae Eriogonum wrightii ERWR wright's buckwheat
bearded cyptantha Boraginaceae Cryptantha barbigera CRBA bearded cat's-eye
bearded prairie clover Fabaceae Dalea pogonathera DAPO  
bearded sprangletop Poaceae Leptochloa fascicularis LEFA  
beardlip penstemon Plantaginaceae Penstemon barbatus PEBA southwestern penstemon
berlandier's wolfberry Solanaceae Lycium berlandieri LYBE  
bermudagrass Poaceae Cynodon dactylon CYDA  
bicolor fanmustard Brassicaceae Nerisyrenia camporum NECA white sands mustard
big galleta Poaceae Pleuraphis rigida PLRI  
big sacaton Poaceae Sporobolus wrightii SPWR  
bigbract verbena Verbenaceae Verbena bracteata VEBR carpet vervain
bigelow's bluegrass Poaceae Poa bigelovii POBI  
bigelow's linanthus Polemoniaceae Linanthus bigelovii LIBI  
bitter rubberweed Asteraceae Hymenoxys odorata HYOD bitterweed
black grama Poaceae Bouteloua eriopoda BOER  
black-spined prickly pear Cactaceae Opuntia macrocentra OPMA  
bladder mallow Malvaceae Herissantia crispa HECR  
blue grama Poaceae Bouteloua gracilis BOGR  
blue panicum Poaceae Panicum antidotale PAAN  
blue threeawn Poaceae Aristida purpurea ARPU neally's threeawn
blue trumpets Polemoniaceae Ipomopsis longiflora IPLO flaxflowered ipomopsis
blunt-scale bahia Asteraceae Bahia pedata BAPE  
bracted bedstraw Rubiaceae Galium microphyllum GAMI  
branched noseburn Euphorbicaeae Tragia ramosa TRRA  
bristly nama Hydrophyllaceae Nama hispidum NAHI purple curl-leaf
bristly wolftail Poaceae Lycurus setosus LYSE  
broom dalea Fabaceae Psorothamnus scoparius PSSC  
broom snakeweed Asteraceae Gutierrezia sarothrae GUSA  
brownplume wirelettuce Asteraceae Stephanomeria pauciflora STPA few-flowered wire-lettuce
browntop signalgrass Poaceae Urochloa fasciculata URFA  
buffalobur nightshade Solanaceae Solanum rostratum SORO  
buffpetal Malvaceae Rhynchosida physocalyx RHPH balloon sida
bullgrass Poaceae Muhlenbergia emersleyi MUEM  
bur ragweed Asteraceae Ambrosia acanthicarpa AMAC  
burrograss Poaceae Scleropogon brevifolius SCBR  
bush croton Euphorbicaeae Croton fruticulosus CRFR  
bush muhly Poaceae Muhlenbergia porteri MUPO  
Bush seepweed Chenopodiaceae Suaeda nigra SUNI desert seepweed
cactus apple Cactaceae Opuntia engelmannii OPEN englemann's prickly pear
California brickellbush Asteraceae Brickellia californica BRCA  
California poppy Papaveraceae Eschscholzia californica ESCA Mexican poppy
Canada cocklebur Asteraceae Xanthium strumarium XAST cocklebur
Canadian horseweed Asteraceae Conyza canadensis COCA  
canaigre dock Polygonaceae Rumex hymenosepalus RUHY wild rhubarb; canaigre
candy barrelcactus Cactaceae Ferocactus wislizeni FEWI fishhook barrel
cane bluestem Poaceae Bothriochloa barbinodis BOBA  
Carolina crabgrass Poaceae Digitaria pubiflora DIPU fall witchgrass
cat-nip noseburn Euphorbicaeae Tragia nepetifolia TRNE  
catclaw mimosa Fabaceae Mimosa aculeaticarpa MIAC wait-a-minute bush
caterpillars Hydrophyllaceae Phacelia congesta PHCN tight phacelia
Chihuahua flax Linaceae Linum australe LIAU  
Chihuahua lovegrass Poaceae Eragrostis erosa ERER  
Chihuahuan brickellbush Asteraceae Brickellia floribunda BRFL  
Chinese thorn-apple Solanaceae Datura quercifolia DAQU oak-leaf thornapple
chocolate flower Asteraceae Berlandiera lyrata BELY  
christmas cactus Cactaceae Cylindropuntia leptocaulis CYLE christmas cholla
climbing milkweed Asclepiadaceae Sarcostemma cynanchoides SACY  
climbing wartclub Nyctaginaceae Commicarpus scandens COSC wartclub
coastal sandbur Poaceae Cenchrus spinifex CESP  
cockroach plant Apocynaceae Haplophyton crooksii HACR  
collegeflower Asteraceae Hymenopappus flavescens HYFL wooly-white
Colorado Desert mistletoe Viscaceae Phoradendron macrophyllum PHMA cottonwood mistletoe
Colorado four o'clock Nyctaginaceae Mirabilis multiflora MIMU desert four o'clock
common hoptree Rutaceae Ptelea trifoliata PTTR wafer ash; hoptree
common reed Poaceae Phragmites australis PHAU  
common sotol Nolinaceae Dasylirion wheeleri DAWH  
common sunflower Asteraceae Helianthus annuus HEAN  
common threesquare Cyperaceae Schoenoplectus pungens SCPU three-square bulrush
common wolftail Poaceae Lycurus phleoides LYPH  
cooley's bundleflower Fabaceae Desmanthus cooleyi DECO  
copper globemallow Malvaceae Sphaeralcea angustifolia SPAN narrow-leaf globemallow
cottonbatting plant Asteraceae Pseudognaphalium stramineum PSST western cudweed
Coulter's horseweed Asteraceae Laennecia coulteri LACO coulter conyza
coulter's spiderling Nyctaginaceae Boerhavia coulteri BOCL  
coulter's wrinklefruit Verbenaceae Tetraclea coulteri TECO  
coulter's wrinklefruit Verbenaceae Tetraclea coulteri TECO  
creeping spiderling Nyctaginaceae Boerhavia spicata BOSP spike spiderling
creeping spiderling Nyctaginaceae Boerhavia torreyana BOTO torrey's spiderling
creosote bush; gobernadora Zygophyllaceae Larrea tridentata LATR  
crested anoda Malvaceae Anoda cristata ANCR spurred anoda
crestrib morning-glory Convolvulaceae Ipomoea costellata IPCO  
crown of thorns Koeberliniaceae Koeberlinia spinosa KOSP crucifixion thorn; allthorn
curlycup gumweed Asteraceae Grindelia squarrosa GRSQ  
dainty desert hideseed Hydrophyllaceae Eucrypta micrantha EUMI eucrypta
dakota mock vervain Verbenaceae Glandularia bipinnatifida GLBI  
damianita Asteraceae Chrysactinia mexicana CHME  
david's spurge Euphorbicaeae Euphorbia davidii EUDE david's poinsettia
desert ceanothus Rhamnaceae Ceanothus greggii CEGR  
desert evening primrose Onagraceae Oenothera primiveris OEPR bottle evening primrose
desert false indigo Fabaceae Amorpha fruticosa AMFR false indigo-bush
desert holly Asteraceae Acourtia nana ACNA  
desert lovegrass Poaceae Eragrostis pectinacea ERPE  
desert marigold Asteraceae Baileya multiradiata BAMU  
desert pincushion Asteraceae Chaenactis stevioides CHST  
desert tobacco Solanaceae Nicotiana trigonophylla NITR  
desert unicorn-plant Pedaliaceae Proboscidea althaeifolia PRAL golden devil's claw
desert willow Bignoniaceae Chilopsis linearis CHLI  
desert willow Bignoniaceae Chilopsis linearis CHLI  
desert zinnia Asteraceae Zinnia acerosa ZIAC plains zinnia
devilshead Cactaceae Echinocactus horizonthalonius ECHO turk's head cactus
doubleclaw Pedaliaceae Proboscidea parviflora PRPA red devil's claw
drummond's clematis Ranunculaceae Clematis drummondii CLDR  
dryopetalon Brassicaceae Dryopetalon runcinatum DRRU rockmustard
dwarf false pennyroyal Lamiaceae Hedeoma nana HENA  
dwarf indian mallow Malvaceae Abutilon parvulum ABPA  
dwarf ipomopsis Polemoniaceae Ipomopsis pumila IPPU dwarf gilia
dwarf mentzelia Loasaceae Mentzelia pumila MEPU bullet stickleaf
dwarf praire clover Fabaceae Dalea nana DANA dwarf dalea
dwarf stickpea Fabaceae Calliandra humilis CAHU low fairyduster
ear muhly Poaceae Muhlenbergia arenacea MUAR  
eastern annual saltmarsh aster Asteraceae Symphyotrichum subulatum SYSU seaside aster
El Paso gilia Polemoniaceae Gilia mexicana GIME Mexican gilia
espanta vaquero; wooly honeysweet Amaranthaceae Tidestromia lanuginosa TILA  
false buffalograss Poaceae Munroa squarrosa MUSQ  
false carrot Apiaceae Yabea microcarpa YAMI  
feather fingergrass Poaceae Chloris virgata CHVI showy chloris
featherplume Fabaceae Dalea formosa DAFO feather indigobush
Fendler threeawn Poaceae Aristida purpurea ARPU red threeawn
fendler's bladderpod Brassicaceae Physaria fendleri PHFE  
Fendler's desertdandelion Asteraceae Malacothrix fendleri MAFE desert dandelion
fendler's globemallow Malvaceae Sphaeralcea fendleri SPFE  
fendler's muttongrass Poaceae Poa fendleriana POFE  
fendler's penstemon Plantaginaceae Penstemon fendleri PEFE  
fendler's threeawn Poaceae Aristida purpurea ARPU  
field wormwood Asteraceae Artemisia campestris ARCA  
firewheel Asteraceae Gaillardia pulchella GAPU  
five-stamen tamarisk Tamaricaceae Tamarix chinensis TACH salt cedar; tamarisk
fiveneedle pricklyleaf Asteraceae Thymophylla pentachaeta THPE parralena
fivewing spiderling Nyctaginaceae Boerhavia intermedia BOIN  
flatglobe dodder Cuscutaceae Cuscuta umbellata CUUM plains dodder
flatspine stickseed Boraginaceae Lappula occidentalis LAOC  
fluff-root Asteraceae Acourtia wrightii ACWR  
four-wing saltbush Chenopodiaceae Atriplex canescens ATCA  
fourvalve mimosa Fabaceae Mimosa quadrivalvis MIQU western sensitive briar
fragrant heliotrope Heliotropaceae Heliotropium greggii HEGR  
fringed pigweed Amaranthaceae Amaranthus fimbriatus AMFI  
fringeleaf necklacepod Fabaceae Sophora stenophylla SOST silvery sophory
giant dropseed Poaceae Sporobolus giganteus SPGI  
giant sumpweed Asteraceae Cyclachaena xanthiifolia CYXA bur-leaf sumpweed
gilia beardtongue Plantaginaceae Penstemon ambiguus PEAM moth penstemon
goat's beard, yellow salsify Asteraceae Tragopogon dubius TRDU  
golden crownbeard Asteraceae Verbesina encelioides VEEN cowpen daisy
goodding willow Salicaceae Salix gooddingii SAGO  
goosefoot moonpod Nyctaginaceae Acleisanthes chenopodioides ACCH  
gordon's bladderpod Brassicaceae Physaria gordonii PHGO  
Graham's nipple cactus Cactaceae Mammillaria grahamii MAGR tangled fishhook cactus
gray globemallow Malvaceae Sphaeralcea incana SPIN pale globemallow
Gray's feverfew Asteraceae Parthenium confertum PACO parthenium
green bristlegrass Poaceae Setaria viridis SEVI  
green carpetweed Molluginaceae Mollugo verticillata MOVE  
green prairie coneflower Asteraceae Ratibida tagetes RATA prairie coneflower
green sprangletop Poaceae Leptochloa dubia LEDU  
Greene's bird's-foot trefoil Fabaceae Lotus greenei LOGR greene's lotus
greenleaf five eyes Solanaceae Chamaesaracha coronopus CHCO crowfoot chamaesaracha
greenstripe Amaranthaceae Acanthochiton wrightii ACWR  
groundplum milkvetch Fabaceae Astragalus crassicarpus ASCR ground plum
gyp dropseed Poaceae Sporobolus nealleyi SPNE  
gypsum phacelia Hydrophyllaceae Phacelia integrifolia PHIT sand phacelia
hairy ayenia Sterculiaceae Ayenia pilosa AYPI false noseburn
hairy caltrop Zygophyllaceae Kallstroemia hirsutissima KAHI hairy carpetweed
hairy five eyes Solanaceae Chamaesaracha sordida CHSO dingy chamaesaracha
hairy grama Poaceae Bouteloua hirsuta BOHI  
hairy-seed bahia Asteraceae Bahia absinthiifolia BAAB  
halfmoon milkvetch Fabaceae Astragalus allochrous ASAL halfmoon locoweed
halfmoon milkvetch Fabaceae Astragalus allochrous ASAL wooton's locoweed
hall's panicgrass Poaceae Panicum hallii PAHA  
harmal peganum Zygophyllaceae Peganum harmala PEHA African rue
hartweg's sundrops Onagraceae Oenothera hartwegii OEHA  
Hartweg's twinevine Asclepiadaceae Sarcostemma cynanchoides SACY  
harvard threeawn Poaceae Aristida havardii ARHA  
heath carlowrightia Acanthaceae Carlowrightia linearifolia CALI  
hoary false goldenaster Asteraceae Heterotheca canescens HECA gray camphorweed
hoary tansyaster Asteraceae Dieteria canescens DICA Smooth Sand Daisy
honey locust Fabaceae Gleditsia triacanthos GLTR  
honey mesquite Fabaceae Prosopis glandulosa PRGL  
Hopi tea greenthread Asteraceae Thelesperma megapotamicum THME navajo tea
horsetail milkweed Asclepiadaceae Asclepias subverticillata ASSU  
indian ricegrass Poaceae Achnatherum hymenoides ACHY  
Indian rushpea Fabaceae Hoffmannseggia glauca HOGL hog potato
intermediate pepperweed Brassicaceae Lepidium virginicum LEVI longpetal pepperweed
ivyleaf groundcherry Solanaceae Physalis hederifolia PHHE heartleaf groundcherry
james' buckwheat Polygonaceae Eriogonum jamesii ERJA  
James' cryptantha Boraginaceae Cryptantha cinerea CRCI james' popcorn
James' holdback Fabaceae Pomaria jamesii POJA james' hog potato
jimmy-weed Asteraceae Isocoma pluriflora ISPL  
johnsongrass Poaceae Sorghum halepense SOHA  
juniper globemallow Malvaceae Sphaeralcea digitata SPDI  
kingcup cactus Cactaceae Echinocereus triglochidiatus ECTR claret-cup hedgehog
kiss me quick Portulaceae Portulaca pilosa POPI shaggy-leaf
knotgrass Poaceae Paspalum distichum PADI  
lamb's quarter Chenopodiaceae Chenopodium album CHAL  
largebract spiderling Nyctaginaceae Boerhavia wrightii BOWR wright's spiderling
leatherweed Euphorbicaeae Croton pottsii CRPO  
lehmann's lovegrass Poaceae Eragrostis lehmanniana ERLE  
lemonscent Asteraceae Pectis angustifolia PEAN limoncillo
lesser yellowthroat gillia Polemoniaceae Gilia flavocincta GIFL southern gilia
lineleaf whitepuff Resedaceae Oligomeris linifolia OLLI oligomeris
little deserttrumpet Polygonaceae Eriogonum trichopes ERTR thread-stem buckwheat
little hogweed Portulaceae Portulaca oleracea POOL purslane
little nipple cactus Cactaceae Mammillaria heyderi MAHE pancake pincushion cactus
littleleaf ratany Krameriaceae Krameria erecta KRER range ratany
littleleaf sumac Anacardiaceae Rhus microphylla RHMI  
London rocket Brassicaceae Sisymbrium irio SIIR  
longcapsule suncup Onagraceae Eremothera chamaenerioides ERCH fireweed suncup
longleaf jointfir Ephedraceae Ephedra trifurca EPTR longleaf ephedra, canutillo
lotebush Rhamnaceae Ziziphus obtusifolia ZIOB  
Louisiana broomrape Orobanchaceae Orobanche ludoviciana ORLU  
louisiana vetch Fabaceae Vicia ludoviciana VILU silm vetch
louisiana wormwood Asteraceae Artemisia ludoviciana ARLU  
low cryptantha Boraginaceae Cryptantha pusilla CRPU low cat's-eye
low woollygrass Poaceae Dasyochloa pulchella DAPU fluffgrass
lyreleaf jewelflower Brassicaceae Streptanthus carinatus STCA Arizona jewelflower
Madagascar dropseed Poaceae Sporobolus pyramidatus SPPY six-weeks dropseed
manybristle chinchweed Asteraceae Pectis papposa PEPA chinchweed
mariola Asteraceae Parthenium incanum PAIN  
mat sandbur Poaceae Cenchrus longispinus CELO  
matted bluet Rubiaceae Houstonia humifusa HOHU  
meadow flax Linaceae Linum pratense LIPR  
mealy goosefoot Chenopodiaceae Chenopodium incanum CHIN gray goosefoot
melon-leaf nightshade Solanaceae Solanum heterodoxum SOHE  
melonloco Cucurbitaceae Apodanthera undulata APUN  
mesa dropseed Poaceae Sporobolus flexuosus SPFL  
mesa pepperwort Brassicaceae Lepidium alyssoides LEAL mountain pepperweed
Mexican buckeye Sapindaceae Ungnadia speciosa UNSP  
Mexican clammy-weed Capparidaceae Polanisia dodecandra PODO  
Mexican devilweed Asteraceae Chloracantha spinosa CHSP  
Mexican dock Polygonaceae Rumex mexicanus RUME  
mexican fireweed Chenopodiaceae Kochia scoparia KOSC  
Mexican panicgrass Poaceae Panicum hirticaule PAHI Mexican witchgrass
miniature wooly star Polemoniaceae Eriastrum diffusum ERDI  
Missouri gourd Cucurbitaceae Cucurbita foetidissima CUFO buffalo-gourd; coyote-gourd
mojave milkweed Asclepiadaceae Asclepias nyctaginifolia ASNY  
mosquito plant Lamiaceae Agastache cana AGCA  
narrowleaf four o'clock Nyctaginaceae Mirabilis linearis MILI ribbon four o'clock
narrowleaf goosefoot Chenopodiaceae Chenopodium leptophyllum CHLE  
narrowleaf willow Salicaceae Salix exigua SAEX sandbar willow
Nealley's woollygrass Poaceae Erioneuron nealleyi ERNE nealley's tridens
needle grama Poaceae Bouteloua aristidoides BOAR  
net-leaf hackberry Cannabaceae Celtis reticulata CERE  
New Mexico agave; mescal Agavaceae Agave parryi AGPA  
New Mexico bird's-foot trefoil Fabaceae Lotus plebeius LOPL New Mexico lotus
New Mexico copperleaf Euphorbicaeae Acalypha neomexicana ACNM New Mexico mercury
New Mexico plumeseed Asteraceae Rafinesquia neomexicana RANE desert chicory
night blooming cereus Cactaceae Peniocereus greggii PEGR  
nineawn pappusgrass Poaceae Enneapogon desvauxii ENDE feather papusgrass
nipple beehive cactus Cactaceae Coryphantha macromeris COMA  
nodding buckwheat Polygonaceae Eriogonum cernuum ERCE  
ocotillo Fouquieriaceae Fouquieria splendens FOSP  
one-flowered sedge Cyperaceae Cyperus retroflexus CYRE  
one-seed juniper Cupressaceae Juniperus monosperma JUMO  
orange fameflower Portulaceae Talinum aurantiacum TAAU  
orange fameflower Portulaceae Talinum polygaloides TAPO yellow fameflower
Orcutt's threeawn Poaceae Aristida schiedeana ARSC begger-tick grass
Organ Mountain larkspur Ranunculaceae Delphinium wootonii DEWO wooton's larkspur
osage orange Moraceae Maclura pomifera MAPO  
othake Asteraceae Palafoxia sphacelata PASP rayed palafoixa
Pacific mistletoe Viscaceae Phoradendron villosum PHVI fuzzy mistletoe
pale bastard toadflax Santalaceae Comandra umbellata COUM  
pale desert-thorn Solanaceae Lycium pallidum LYPA pale wolfberry
pale evening primrose Onagraceae Oenothera pallida OEPA sawtooth evening primrose
Paleface Malvaceae Hibiscus denudatus HIDE pale hibiscus
palmer's spiderling Nyctaginaceae Boerhavia coulteri BOCL  
Panamint cryptantha Boraginaceae Cryptantha angustifolia CRAN narrow-leaved cryptantha
parry's grama Poaceae Bouteloua parryi BOPA  
parry's sandmat Euphorbicaeae Chamaesyce parryi CHPA parry's spurge
phlox heliotrope Heliotropaceae Heliotropium convolvulaceum HECO bindweed heliotrope
pigweed Amaranthaceae Amaranthus palmeri AMPA  
pinkflower hedgehog cactus Cactaceae Echinocereus fendleri ECFE fendler's hedgehog
pitted goosefoot Chenopodiaceae Chenopodium berlandieri CHBE  
plains blackfoot Asteraceae Melampodium leucanthum MELE blackfoot daisy
plains dozedaisy Asteraceae Aphanostephus ramosissimus APRA faintcrown
plains fleabane Asteraceae Erigeron modestus ERMO  
plains lovegrass Poaceae Eragrostis intermedia ERIN  
plains sunflower Asteraceae Helianthus petiolaris HEPE  
pope's phacelia Hydrophyllaceae Phacelia popei PHPO  
prairie boneset Asteraceae Brickellia eupatorioides BREU  
prairie dogweed; fetid marigold Asteraceae Dyssodia papposa DYPA  
prairie spiderwort Commelinaceae Tradescantia occidentalis TROC western spiderwort
prickleleaf dogweed Asteraceae Thymophylla acerosa THAC  
prickly Russian thistle Chenopodiaceae Salsola tragus SATR  
prostrate pigweed Amaranthaceae Amaranthus blitoides AMBL  
puccoon Boraginaceae Lithospermum incisum LIIN puccoon
puncture vine; goat head Zygophyllaceae Tribulus terrestris TRTE  
purple sand verbena Nyctaginaceae Abronia angustifolia ABAN narrowleaf sand verbena
purple threeawn Poaceae Aristida purpurea ARPU Jornada threeawn
purple threeawn Poaceae Aristida purpurea ARPU  
ragged marsh-elder Asteraceae Hedosyne ambrosiifolia HEAM ragleaf sumpweed
ragged nettle-spurge Euphorbicaeae Jatropha macrorhiza JAMA  
rainbow cactus Cactaceae Echinocereus pectinatus ECPE  
ram's horn Pedaliaceae Proboscidea louisianica PRLO pale devil's claw
red cyphomeris Nyctaginaceae Cyphomeris gypsophiloides CYGY delicate darling
red dome blanketflower Asteraceae Gaillardia pinnatifida GAPI blanketflower
red-root Boraginaceae Cryptantha micrantha CRMI  
redberry juniper Cupressaceae Juniperus coahuilensis JUCO roseberry juniper
redstem stork's bill Geraniaceae Erodium cicutarium ERCI redstem filaree
rescuegrass Poaceae Bromus catharticus BRCA  
ribseed sandmat Euphorbicaeae Chamaesyce glyptosperma CHGL ridge-seed spurge
rice cutgrass Poaceae Leersia oryzoides LEOR  
Riddell's ragwort Asteraceae Senecio riddellii SERI riddell's groundsel
Rio Grande cottonwood Salicaceae Populus deltoides PODE  
Rocky Mountain zinnia Asteraceae Zinnia grandiflora ZIGR desert zinnia
rockyscree false goldenaster Asteraceae Heterotheca fulcrata HEFU green camphorweed
rose heath Asteraceae Chaetopappa ericoides CHER sand aster
rosy gilia Polemoniaceae Gilia sinuata GISI desert gilia
rough cocklebur Asteraceae Xanthium strumarium XAST cocklebur
rough menodora Oleaceae Menodora scabra MESC  
rough menodora Oleaceae Menodora scabra MESC  
roundleaf buckwheat Polygonaceae Eriogonum rotundifolium ERRO saucer-leaf buckwheat
roundleaf snakeweed Asteraceae Gutierrezia sphaerocephala GUSP annual snakeweed
roving sailor Plantaginaceae Maurandya antirrhiniflora MAAN little snapdragon vine
running fleabane Asteraceae Erigeron tracyi ERTA Colorado fleabane
rusty lupine Fabaceae Lupinus pusillus LUPU dwarf lupine
sacred thorn-apple Solanaceae Datura wrightii DAWR sacred datura
salt heliotrope Heliotropaceae Heliotropium curassavicum HECU seaside heliotrope
saltgrass Poaceae Distichlis spicata DISP inland saltgrass
saltmarsh dodder Cuscutaceae Cuscuta salina CUSA  
sand bluestar Apocynaceae Amsonia tomentosa AMTO  
sand dropseed Poaceae Sporobolus cryptandrus SPCR  
sand muhly Poaceae Muhlenbergia arenicola MUAL  
sand reverchonia Euphorbicaeae Reverchonia arenaria REAR sandymat
sand sage Asteraceae Artemisia filifolia ARFI  
sanddune wallflower Brassicaceae Erysimum capitatum ERCA douglas' wallflower
sandyseed clammyweed Capparidaceae Polanisia dodecandra PODO clammy-weed
sawtooth sandmat Euphorbicaeae Chamaesyce serrula CHSR sawtooth spurge
scarlet beeblossom Onagraceae Gaura coccinea GACO scarlet gaura
scarlet globemallow Malvaceae Sphaeralcea coccinea SPCO  
scarlet hedgehog cactus Cactaceae Echinocereus coccineus ECCO  
scarlet spiderling Nyctaginaceae Boerhavia coccinea BOCO  
scheer's beehive cactus Cactaceae Coryphantha robustispina COSC scheer's cory-cactus
scrambled eggs Fumariaceae Corydalis aurea COAU golden smoke
scratchgrass Poaceae Muhlenbergia asperifolia MUAS  
screwbean mesquite; tornillo Fabaceae Prosopis pubescens PRPU  
scurfymallow Malvaceae Malvella lepidota MALE scurfy sida
seep-willow Asteraceae Baccharis salicina BASA  
shaggy dwarf morning-glory Convolvulaceae Evolvulus nuttallianus EVNU zig-zag morning glory
shaggyfruit pepperweed Brassicaceae Lepidium lasiocarpum LELA hairy pepperweed
shortcrown milkweed Asclepiadaceae Asclepias brachystephana ASBR  
shortstem lupine Fabaceae Lupinus brevicaulis LUBR  
shrubby purslane Portulaceae Portulaca suffrutescens POSU  
sicklepod holdback Fabaceae Hoffmannseggia drepanocarpa HODR  
sideoats grama Poaceae Bouteloua curtipendula BOCU  
sideoats grama Poaceae Bouteloua curtipendula BOCU  
silkcotton purslane Portulaceae Portulaca halimoides POHA small-flowered purslane
silky sophora Fabaceae Sophora nuttalliana SONU  
silver beardgrass Poaceae Bothriochloa laguroides BOLA silver bluestem
silver dwarf morning-glory Convolvulaceae Evolvulus sericeus EVSE  
silverleaf nightshade Solanaceae Solanum elaeagnifolium SOEL  
silverpuffs Asteraceae Uropappus lindleyi URLI  
sixweeks fescue Poaceae Vulpia octoflora VUOC  
sixweeks grama Poaceae Bouteloua barbata BOBA  
sixweeks threeawn Poaceae Aristida adscensionis ARAD  
skunkbush sumac Anacardiaceae Rhus trilobata RHTR  
skyblue phacelia Hydrophyllaceae Phacelia coerulea PHCO  
sleepy silene Caryophyllaceae Silene antirrhina SIAN sleepy catchfly
slender dwarf morning-glory Convolvulaceae Evolvulus alsinoides EVAL  
slender janusia Malpighiaceae Janusia gracilis JAGR propeller plant
slender muhly Poaceae Muhlenbergia tenuifolia MUTE mesa muhly
slender spine-aster Asteraceae Xanthisma gracile XAGR  
slim tridens Poaceae Tridens muticus TRMU  
slim-lobe bahia Asteraceae Bahia biternata BABI  
slimleaf plainsmustard Brassicaceae Schoenocrambe linearifolia SCLI pink windmills
slimlobe globeberry Cucurbitaceae Ibervillea tenuisecta IBTE deer apples
slimstalk spiderling Nyctaginaceae Boerhavia gracillima BOGR bush spiderling
small matweed Amaranthaceae Guilleminea densa GUDE  
small rocklettuce Asteraceae Pinaropappus parvus PIPA dwarf rock-lettuce
small wirelettuce Asteraceae Stephanomeria exigua STEX twiggy wire-lettuce
smallflower desert-chicory Asteraceae Pyrrhopappus pauciflorus PYPA texas false dandelion
smallflowered milkvetch Fabaceae Astragalus nuttallianus ASNU nuttal's milkvetch
smooth barley Poaceae Hordeum murinum HOMU mouse barley
snakecotton Amaranthaceae Froelichia floridana FRFL  
snowball sand verbena Nyctaginaceae Abronia fragrans ABFR  
soap-tree yucca; palmilla Agavaceae Yucca elata YUEL  
Sonoran sandmat Euphorbicaeae Chamaesyce micromera CHMI desert spurge
Sonoran scrub oak Fagaceae Quercus turbinella QUTU desert scrub oak
southwestern needlegrass Poaceae Achnatherum eminens ACEM  
southwestern prickly poppy Papaveraceae Argemone pleiacantha ARPL  
southwestern rabbitbrush Asteraceae Ericameria pulchella ERPU  
southwestern wild carrot Apiaceae Daucus pusillus DAPU  
spear globemallow Malvaceae Sphaeralcea hastulata SPHA wrinkled globemallow
spider milkweed Asclepiadaceae Asclepias asperula ASAS  
spidergrass Poaceae Aristida ternipes ARTE  
spidergrass Poaceae Aristida ternipes ARTE hook threeawn
spike burgrass Poaceae Tragus berteronianus TRBE  
spike dropseed Poaceae Sporobolus contractus SPCO  
spiny cocklebur Asteraceae Xanthisma spinulosum XASP lacy spine-aster
spiny sowthistle Asteraceae Sonchus asper SOAS prickly sow-thistle
spinystar Cactaceae Escobaria vivipara COVI beehive cactus
splitleaf brickellbush Asteraceae Brickellia laciniata BRLA  
spreading alkaliweed Convolvulaceae Cressa truxillensis CRTR alkali weed
spreading amaranth Amaranthaceae Amaranthus crassipes AMCR bony pigweed
spreading chinchweed Asteraceae Pectis prostrata PEPR dwarf chinchweed
spreading fanpetals Malvaceae Sida abutifolia SIAB spreading sida
spreading fleabane Asteraceae Erigeron divergens ERDI  
spreading moonpod Nyctaginaceae Acleisanthes diffusus ACDI  
spring flax Linaceae Linum vernale LIVE spring flax
Springfield's beardgrass Poaceae Bothriochloa springfieldii BOSP springfield bluestem
sticky sprangletop Poaceae Leptochloa viscida LEVI gum sprangletop
stinging serpent Loasaceae Cevallia sinuata CESI stinging cevallia
stinkgrass Poaceae Eragrostis cilianensis ERCI  
strawberry hedgehog cactus Cactaceae Echinocereus stramineus ECST  
streambed bristlegrass Poaceae Setaria leucopila SELE plains bristlegrass
stretchberry Oleaceae Forestiera pubescens FOPU New Mexico desert olive
tanglehead Poaceae Heteropogon contortus HECO  
tanseyleaf tansyaster Asteraceae Machaeranthera tanacetifolia MATA tahoka daisy
tapertip cupgrass Poaceae Eriochloa acuminata ERAC  
tarbush Asteraceae Flourensia cernua FLCE  
tarragon Asteraceae Artemisia dracunculus ARDR  
Texas bindweed Convolvulaceae Convolvulus equitans COEQ hairy bindweed
Texas blueweed Asteraceae Helianthus ciliaris HECI blueweed
Texas mulberry Moraceae Morus microphylla MOMI  
Texas selenia Brassicaceae Selenia dissecta SEDI  
Texas stork's bill Geraniaceae Erodium texanum ERTE Texas filaree
texas toadflax Plantaginaceae Nuttallanthus texanus NUTE  
thickleaf drymary Caryophyllaceae Drymaria pachyphylla DRPA  
thicksepal cryptantha Boraginaceae Cryptantha crassisepala CRCR  
thin paspalum Poaceae Paspalum setaceum PASE sand paspalum
threadleaf glowort Asteraceae Sartwellia flaveriae SAFL sartwellia
threadleaf ragwort Asteraceae Senecio flaccidus SEFL threadleaf groundsel
threadleaf snakeweed Asteraceae Gutierrezia microcephala GUMI  
threadstem carpetweed Molluginaceae Mollugo cerviana MOCE  
threadstem sandmat Euphorbicaeae Chamaesyce revoluta CHRE curl-leaf spurge
thurber's stemsucker Rafflesiaceae Pilostyles thurberi PITH  
thymeleaf sandmat Euphorbicaeae Chamaesyce serpyllifolia CHSE thymeleaf spurge
tobosa grass Poaceae Pleuraphis mutica PLMU  
toothleaf golden-eye Asteraceae Viguiera dentata VIDE golden-eye
torrey's jointfir Ephedraceae Ephedra torreyana EPTO torrey's ephedra
torrey's wolfberry Solanaceae Lycium torreyi LYTO  
touristplant Brassicaceae Dimorphocarpa wislizenii DIWI spectacle-pod
trailing krameria Krameriaceae Krameria lanceolata KRLA three fans
trailing windmills Nyctaginaceae Allionia incarnata ALIN  
Trans-Pecos morning-glory Convolvulaceae Ipomoea cristulata IPCR scarlet creeper
Trans-Pecos poreleaf Asteraceae Porophyllum scoparium POSC porophyllum
Trans-Pecos thimblehead Asteraceae Hymenothrix wislizenii HYWI hymenothrix
tree cholla Cactaceae Cylindropuntia imbricata CYIM  
tufted evening primrose Onagraceae Oenothera caespitosa OECA  
tufted lovegrass Poaceae Eragrostis pectinacea ERPE carolina lovegrass
tule Cyperaceae Schoenoplectus acutus SCAC hardstem bulrush
tulip pricklypear Cactaceae Opuntia phaeacantha OPPH New Mexico prickly pear
tumbleweed amaranth Amaranthaceae Amaranthus albus AMAL  
tumbling saltweed Chenopodiaceae Atriplex rosea ATRO tumbling orache
turkey tangle fogfruit Verbenaceae Phyla nodiflora PHNO  
turpentine bush Asteraceae Ericameria laricifolia ERLA  
twin-leaf senna Fabaceae Senna bauhinioides SEBA  
upright prairie coneflower Asteraceae Ratibida columnifera RACO mexican hat; prairie coneflower
velvet leaf senna Fabaceae Senna lindheimeriana SELI lindheimer's senna
velvetweed Onagraceae Oenothera curtiflora GAPA lizard tail
vine mesquite Poaceae Panicum obtusum PAOB  
viscid acacia Fabaceae Acacia neovernicosa ACNE eastern whitethorn
walkingstick cactus Cactaceae Cylindropuntia spinosior CYSP cane cholla
Warnock's snakewood Rhamnaceae Condalia warnockii COWA crucillo
warty caltrop Zygophyllaceae Kallstroemia parviflora KAPA warty carpetweed
wedgeleaf draba Brassicaceae Draba cuneifolia DRCU whitlow-grass
weeping lovegrass Poaceae Eragrostis curvula ERCU boer lovegrass
weeping lovegrass Poaceae Eragrostis curvula ERCU  
western fleabane Asteraceae Erigeron bellidiastrum ERBE  
western honey mesquite Fabaceae Prosopis glandulosa PRGL  
western soapberry Sapindaceae Sapindus drummondii SADR  
western tansymustard Brassicaceae Descurainia pinnata DEPI  
western wheatgrass Poaceae Elymus smithii ELSM  
western white clematis Ranunculaceae Clematis ligusticifolia CLLI western virgin's bower
white fishhook cactus Cactaceae Echinomastus intertextus ECIN woven-spine pineapple cactus
white ratany Krameriaceae Krameria grayi KRGR  
White Sands fanmustard Brassicaceae Nerisyrenia linearifolia NELI bicolored mustard
white tackstem Asteraceae Calycoseris wrightii CAWR  
whitemargin sandmat Euphorbicaeae Chamaesyce albomarginata CHAL  
whitemouth dayflower Commelinaceae Commelina erecta COER  
whitest evening primrose Onagraceae Oenothera albicaulis OEAL prairie evening primrose
whitestem blazingstar Loasaceae Mentzelia albicaulis MEAL whitestem stickleaf
whitethorn acacia Fabaceae Acacia constricta ACCO  
whitethorn acacia Fabaceae Acacia constricta ACCO spineless western whitethorn
wild oats Poaceae Avena fatua AVFA  
willow baccharis Asteraceae Baccharis salicifolia BAGL  
winged pigweed Chenopodiaceae Cycloloma atriplicifolium CYAT  
wingnut cryptantha Boraginaceae Cryptantha pterocarya CRPT  
wingpod purslane Portulaceae Portulaca umbraticola POUM chinese hats
winterfat Chenopodiaceae Krascheninnikovia lanata KRLA  
witchgrass Poaceae Panicum capillare PACA  
woody crinklemat Boraginaceae Tiquilia canescens TICA oreja de perro (dog ears)
woolly paperflower Asteraceae Psilostrophe tagetina PSTA paperflower
woolly plantain Plantaginaceae Plantago patagonica PLPA wooly indian wheat
woolly prairie clover Fabaceae Dalea lanata DALA spreading dalea
wooly locoweed Fabaceae Astragalus mollissimus ASMO  
wooly marsh-elder Asteraceae Leuciva dealbata LEDE  
wooton's threeawn Poaceae Aristida pansa ARPA  
wooton's threeawn Poaceae Aristida pansa ARPA  
Wright's beebrush Verbenaceae Aloysia wrightii ALWR beebush; oreganillo
Wright's deervetch Fabaceae Lotus wrightii LOWR wright's lotus
Wright's nipple cactus Cactaceae Mammillaria wrightii MAWR wright's fishhook cactus
wright's silktassle Garryaceae Garrya wrightii GAWR  
wright's thelypody Brassicaceae Thelypodium wrightii THWR  
wright's threeawn Poaceae Aristida purpurea ARPU  
yellow bluestem Poaceae Bothriochloa ischaemum BOIS  
yellow foxtail Poaceae Setaria pumila SEPU yellow bristlegrass
yellow indian mallow Malvaceae Abutilon malacum ABMA  
yellow nut-sedge Cyperaceae Cyperus esculentus CYES  
yellow trumpetbush Bignoniaceae Tecoma stans TEST trumpet-flower
yellowspine thistle Asteraceae Cirsium ochrocentrum CIOC  
yerba de pasmo Asteraceae Baccharis pteronioides BAPT  
yerba-mansa Saururaceae Anemopsis californica ANCA  
Yuma sandmat Euphorbicaeae Chamaesyce setiloba CHST shaggy spurge
zephyr-lily Amaryllidaceae Zephyranthes longifolia ZELO  

 

Spore plants:

Division Family Genus Species Other USDA code Common name
Bryophyta Bryaceae Bryum argenteum   BRAR71 n/a (true moss)
Bryophyta Fabroniaceae Fabronia ciliaris  var. wrightii FACI2 n/a (true moss)
Bryophyta Fissidentaceae Fissidens littlei   FILI2 n/a (true moss)
Bryophyta Grimmiaceae Grimmia pulvinata   GRPU n/a (true moss)
Bryophyta Grimmiaceae Jaffueliobryum wrightii   JAWR n/a (true moss)
Bryophyta Pottiaceae Aloina rigida   ALRI2 n/a (true moss)
Bryophyta Pottiaceae Desmatodon convolutus   DECO10 n/a (true moss)
Bryophyta Pottiaceae Desmatodon guepinii   DEGU n/a (true moss)
Bryophyta Pottiaceae Desmatodon plinthobius   DEPL3 n/a (true moss)
Bryophyta Pottiaceae Didymodon rigidulus   DIRI6 n/a (true moss)
Bryophyta Pottiaceae Pterygoneurum ovatum   PTOV n/a (true moss)
Bryophyta Pottiaceae Tortula bartramii   TOBA3 n/a (true moss)
Bryophyta Pottiaceae Tortula ruralis var. crinita TORU70 n/a (true moss)
Bryophyta Pottiaceae Weissia condensa   WECO2 n/a (true moss)
Bryophyta Pottiaceae Weissia controversa   WECO3 n/a (true moss)
Lycopodiophyta Selaginellaceae Selaginella rupincola   SERU2 Underwood spikemoss
Equisetophyta Equisetaceae Equisetum hyemale subsp. affine EQHY Scouring rush
Pteridophyta Pteridaceae Astrolepis sinuata   ASSI9 Wavy cloak-fern
Pteridophyta Pteridaceae Cheilanthes lindheimeri   CHLI Fairy swords
Pteridophyta Pteridaceae Cheilanthes tomentosa   CHTO2 Wooly lip-fern
Pteridophyta Pteridaceae Notholaena standleyi   NOST Standley cloak-fern
Pteridophyta Pteridaceae Pellaea truncata   PETR3 Spiny cliff-brake