Plants of coniferous forest and higher elevations in the San Gabriel Mountains

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Some plants in this area may be displayed under the links below (other elevations)

Photos of plants of coastal sage scrub and low-elevation chaparral on the campus of the California State University, San Bernardino

Photos of plants at higher elevations in the Cajon Pass area (mostly chaparral and pinyon pine woodland)

Please report errors and broken links to Dr. Kimberlyn Williams willliams@csusb.edu

Note: Recent taxonomic revisions have changed many scientific names and classifications. For the species below, old names that are common in the literature are given in parentheses.



Pinus jeffreyi information
Pinus jeffreyi
Jeffrey pine
Native
Pinus coulteri information
Pinus coulteri
Coulter pine
Native
Pinus lambertiana information
Pinus lambertiana
Sugar pine
Native
Abies concolor information
Abies concolor
White fir
Native
Pseudotsuga macrocarpa information
Pseudotsuga macrocarpa
Bigcone Douglas-fir
Native

Calocedrus decurrens
Incense cedar
Native
Calocedrus decurrens information
Quercus chrysolepis
Canyon live oak
Native
Quercus wislizenii information
Quercus wislizenii
Interior live oak
Native
Quercus kelloggii information
Quercus kelloggii
California black oak
Native
Amelanchier alnifolia information
Amelanchier alnifolia
Serviceberry
Native
Prunus virginiana information
Prunus virginiana var. demissa
Western choke-cherry
Native
Ceanothus cordulatus information
Ceanothus cordulatus
Mountain whitethorn
Native
Artemisia tridentata information
Artemisia tridentata ssp. vaseyana
Mountain sagebrush
Native
Malacothamnus fremontii information
Malacothamnus fremontii
Fremont's bush mallow
Native
Turricula parryi information
Eriodictyon parryi (=Turricula parryi)
Poodle-dog bush
Native
Gilia splendens information
Saltugilia splendens (=Gilia splendens)
Splendid gilia
Native
Phacelia davidsonii information
Phacelia davidsonii
Davidson's phacelia
Native
Linanthus breviculus information
Leptosiphon breviculus (=Linanthus breviculus)
Mojave linanthus
Native
Lotus crassifolius information
Hosackia crassifolia (=Lotus crassifolius)
Big deervetch or broad-leafed lotus
Native
Lupinus excubitus information
Lupinus excubitus var. austromontanus
Mountain bush lupine
Native
Erysimum capitatum information
Erysimum capitatum
Western wallflower
Native
Penstemon labrosus information
Penstemon labrosus
San Gabriel Beardtongue
Native
Penstemon rostriflorus information
Penstemon rostriflorus
Beaked penstemon or Bridge's penstemon
Native
Epilobium canum information
Epilobium canum
California fuchsia or zauschneria
Native
Penstemon grinnellii information
Penstemon grinnellii
Grinnell's beardtongue
Native
Penstemon speciosus information
Penstemon speciosus
Royal Beardtongue or royal penstemon
Native
Argemone munita information
Argemone munita
Prickly poppy
Native
Calochortus invenustus information
Calochortus invenustus
Plain mariposa lily
Native
Tetradymia canescens information
Tetradymia canescens
Gray horsebrush
Native
Eriogonum wrightii information
Eriogonum wrightii var. subscaposum
Wright's buckwheat
Native