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Checklist of the Vascular Plants of San Diego County
Documented with Herbarium Vouchers

ANGIOSPERMS: EUDICOTS

FABACEAE (LEGUMINOSAE) - Legume Family
*Acacia baileyana F. Muell. {SD 162650} COOTAMUNDRA WATTLE
*!Acacia cultriformis A. Cunn. ex G. Don. {SD 163607} KNIFE-LEAF WATTLE
*!Acacia cyclops G. Don {SD 145937} CYCLOPS ACACIA
*!Acacia decurrens (Wendl.) Willd. {SD 164127} GREEN WATTLE
*Acacia farnesiana (L.) Willd. var. farnesiana {SD 127846}
[A. minuta (Jones) Beauchamp]
SWEET ACACIA
Acacia greggii A. Gray {SD 67719}
[A. g. var. arizonica Isely]
CATCLAW ACACIA
*Acacia longifolia (Andrews) Willd. {SD 154473} SYDNEY GOLDEN/GOLDEN WATTLE
*!Acacia mearnsii De Wild. {SD 162653} BLACK WATTLE
*Acacia pycnantha Benth. {SD 162651} GOLDEN WATTLE
*!Acacia redolens Maslin. {SD 152397} DESERT CARPET
*Acacia retinodes Schldl. {SD 163344} EVERBLOOMING ACACIA
*Albizia lophantha (Willd.) Benth. {UCR 26393} PLUME ACACIA
Amorpha fruticosa L. {SD 85532}
[A. f. var. occidentalis (Abrams) Kearney & Peebles]
FALSE INDIGO
Astragalus acutirostris S. Watson {SD 144590} KEEL-BACK LOCOWEED
Astragalus aridus A. Gray {RSA 611932} PARCH LOCOWEED
Astragalus coccineus Brandegee {SD 118907} CRIMSON LOCOWEED, SCARLET MILKVETCH
Astragalus crotalariae (Benth.) A. Gray {SD 122390}
4 1-1-2
SALTON MILKVETCH
!Astragalus curtipes A. Gray {UCR 14985} MORRO MILKVETCH
§Astragalus deanei (Rydb.) Barneby {SD 136578}
1B 3-3-3 FSC
DEANE'S LOCOWEED/MILKVETCH
Astragalus didymocarpus Hook. & Arn. var. didymocarpus {SD 114772} WHITE DWARF LOCOWEED
Astragalus didymocarpus Hook. & Arn. var. dispermus (A. Gray) Jepson {SD 115040} DESERT DWARF LOCOWEED
Astragalus didymocarpus Hook. & Arn. var. obispoensis (Rydb.) Jepson {SD 26755} LARGE-FLOWER DWARF LOCOWEED
!Astragalus douglasii (Torrey & A. Gray) A. Gray var. douglasii {SD 122361} DOUGLAS'S LOCOWEED
Astragalus douglasii (Torrey & A. Gray) A. Gray var. parishii (A. Gray) M. E. Jones {SD 122488} PARISH'S LOCOWEED
Astragalus douglasii (Torrey & A. Gray) A. Gray var. perstrictus (Rydb.) Munz {SD 115523}
1B 2-2-2 FSC
JACUMBA MILKVETCH
Astragalus gambelianus E. Sheldon {SD 114771} GAMBEL'S LOCOWEED
Astragalus insularis Kellogg var. harwoodii Munz {SD 24506}
2 2-2-1
HARWOOD'S RATTLEWEED/MILKVETCH
Astragalus lentiginosus Hook. var. borreganus M. E. Jones {SD 115076}
4 1-1-1
BORREGO MILKVETCH
Astragalus nuttallianus A. DC. var. cedrosensis M. E. Jones {SD 115062} SCAMMON'S MILKVETCH
Astragalus nuttallianus A. DC. var. imperfectus (Rydb.) Barneby {SD 115588} TURKEYPEAS
!Astragalus nutans M. E. Jones {RSA 605949} PROVIDENCE MOUNTAIN MILKVETCH
§ Astragalus oocarpus A. Gray {SD 156809}
1B 3-2-3 FSC
SAN DIEGO MILKVETCH
!Astragalus pachypus E. Greene var. pachypus {SD 122362} THICK-POD MILKVETCH
Astragalus palmeri A. Gray {SD 122391} PALMER'S LOCOWEED
Astragalus pomonensis M. E. Jones {SD 113700} POMONA LOCOWEED
Astragalus sabulonum A. Gray {POM 1659} GROUND LOCOWEED
Astragalus tener A. Gray var. titi (Eastw.) Barneby {SD 37513}
1B 3-3-3 CE / FE
COASTAL DUNE MILKVETCH
Astragalus trichopodus (Nutt.) A. Gray var. lonchus (M. E. Jones) Barneby {SD 132795}
[A. t. ssp. leucopsis (T. & G.) Thorne]
OCEAN LOCOWEED
*!Caesalpinia gilliesii (Hook.) D. Dietr. {SD 154686} BIRD-OF-PARADISE SHRUB
Caesalpinia virgata E. M. Fischer {SD 143315} DESERT BIRD-OF-PARADISE
Calliandra eriophylla Benth. {SD 13002}
2 2-1-1
PINK FAIRYDUSTER
*Caragana arborescens Lam. {SD 67093} SIBERIA PEA-SHRUB
Cercidium floridum A. Gray ssp. floridum {SD 119633}
[C. f. Benth.]
BLUE PALO VERDE
Cercis occidentalis Torrey {SD 16000, 83607} WESTERN REDBUD
*Coronilla varia L. {SD 152396} PURPLE CROWNVETCH
*!Cytisus striatus (Hill.) Rothm. {SD 138870} PORTUGUESE BROOM
Dalea mollis Benth. {SD 26783} HAIRY PRAIRIE CLOVER
Dalea mollissima (Rydb.) Munz {SD 113604} SOFT PRAIRIE CLOVER
*Dolichos lignosus Pers. {SD 130887} FLOWERING-BEAN
*!Genista monosperma (L.) Lam. {SD 99520, 99521} BRIDAL VEIL BROOM
*Genista monspessulana (L.) L. Johnson {SD 142851}
[Cytisus m. L.]
FRENCH BROOM
Glycyrrhiza lepidota Pursh {SD 113542}
[G. l. var. glutinosa (Nutt.) Wats.]
WILD-LICORICE
Hoffmannseggia glauca (Ortega) Eifert {SD 124280}
[H. densiflora Benth. ex A. Gray]
PIG NUT, HOG-POTATO
Hoita macrostachya (DC.) Rydb. {SD 71689}
[Psoralea m. DC.]
LEATHER ROOT
Hoita orbicularis (Lindley) Rydb. {SD 121080}
[Psoralea o. Lindl.]
ROUND-LEAF PSORALEA
*!Lathyrus hirsutus L. {SD 155385} CALEY PEA
*!Lathyrus latifolius L. {SD 134160} PERENNIAL PEA
*!Lathyrus odoratus L. {SD 135219} SWEET PEA
Lathyrus splendens Kellogg {SD 108742}
4 1-1-2
PRIDE-OF-CALIFORNIA, CAMPO PEA
*Lathyrus tingitanus L. {SD 24997} TANGIER PEA
Lathyrus vestitus Nutt. var. alefeldii (T. White) Isely {SD 118485}
[L. laetiflorus ssp. a. (T. White) Bradshaw]
SAN DIEGO SWEET PEA
!Lathyrus vestitus Nutt. var. vestitus {SD 162652} CANYON SWEET PEA
Lotus argophyllus (A. Gray) E. Greene var. argophyllus {SD 111895}
[L. a. ssp. a., ssp. decorus (Jtn.) Munz]
SILVER-LEAF LOTUS
*Lotus corniculatus L. {SD 156359}
[L. c. var c.]
BIRDFOOT TREFOIL
Lotus crassifolius (Benth.) E. Greene var. crassifolius {SD 122489} BUCK LOTUS
§Lotus crassifolius (Benth.) E. Greene var. otayensis Isely {SD 118461}
1B 3-3-2 FSC
Note: one population occurs in n. Baja California, Mexico.
OTAY MOUNTAIN LOTUS
Lotus grandiflorus (Benth.) E. Greene var. grandiflorus {SD 116578} GRAND LOTUS
Lotus hamatus E. Greene {SD 129667} GRAB LOTUS
Lotus haydonii (Orc.) E. Greene {SD 111533}
1B 2-1-2
HAYDON'S LOTUS
Lotus heermannii (Durand & Hilg.) E. Greene var. heermannii {SD 137779} HEERMANN'S LOTUS
Lotus humistratus E. Greene {SD 122394} HILL LOTUS
Lotus micranthus Benth. {SD 106779} MINIATURE LOTUS
Lotus nevadensis (S. Watson) E. Greene var. nevadensis {SD 22059} SIERRA NEVADA LOTUS
Lotus nuttallianus E. Greene {SD 132712}
1B 3-3-2 FSC
PROSTRATE/NUTTALL'S LOTUS
Lotus oblongifolius (Benth.) E. Greene var. oblongifolius {SD 111605} STREAM LOTUS
Lotus purshianus (Benth.) Clements & E. G. Clements var. purshianus {SD 85351}
[L. p. ssp. p.]
SPANISH-CLOVER
Lotus rigidus (Benth.) E. Greene {SD 86134} BROOM LOTUS
Lotus salsuginosus E. Greene var. brevivexillus Ottley {SD 113627}
[L. s. ssp. b.]
HUMBLE LOTUS
Lotus salsuginosus E. Greene var. salsuginosus {SD 113628}
[L. s. ssp. s.]
ALKALI LOTUS
Lotus scoparius (Nutt.) Ottley var. brevialatus Ottley {SD 83430}
[L. s. ssp. b.]
SHORT-WING DEERWEED
Lotus scoparius (Nutt.) Ottley var. scoparius {SD 107544}
[L. s. ssp. s.]
COASTAL DEERWEED
Lotus strigosus (Nutt.) E. Greene {SD 85331, 86117, 122397}
[L. s. var. hirtella (E. Greene) Ottley, var. s., var. tomentellus E. Greene]
BISHOP'S/STRIGOSE LOTUS
Lotus wrangelianus Fischer & C. Meyer {SD 15021}
[L. subpinnatus Lagasca]
CALF LOTUS
Lupinus albifrons Benth. var. albifrons {SD 85679}
[L. a. ssp. eminens (E. Greene) Thorne]
SILVER BUSH LUPINE
Lupinus andersonii S. Watson {SD 144461} ANDERSON'S LUPINE
!Lupinus arboreus Sims {SD 133685} YELLOW BUSH LUPINE
Lupinus arizonicus (S. Watson) S. Watson {SD 83423} ARIZONA LUPINE
Lupinus bicolor Lindley {SD 11367, 15218, 70914, 85539, 119103}
[L. b. ssp. marginatus D. Dunn, ssp. microphyllus (Wats.) Dunn, ssp. pipersmithii (Heller) Dunn, ssp. tridentatus (C. P. Smith) D. Dunn, ssp. umbellatus (Greene) Dunn; L. polycarpus Greene]
MINIATURE LUPINE
Lupinus concinnus J. Agardh {SD 83385, 86024, 86028, 86125, 113414, 28604}
[L. c. var. agardhianus (Heller) Smith, var. brevior (Jepson) D. Dunn, var. c., var. optatus (C. P. Smith) D. Dunn, var. orcuttii (Wats.) D. Dunn; L. pallidus (Brandegee) C. P. Smith]
BAJADA LUPINE
Lupinus excubitus M. E. Jones var. austromontanus (A. A. Heller) C. P. Smith {SD 85793} GRAPE SODA LUPINE
Lupinus excubitus M. E. Jones var. hallii (Abrams) C. P. Smith {SD 85985} HALL'S BUSH LUPINE
Lupinus excubitus M. E. Jones var. medius (Jepson) Munz {SD 122395}
1B 2-1-2 FSC
MOUNTAIN SPRINGS BUSH LUPINE
Lupinus formosus E. Greene var. bridgesii (S. Watson) E. Greene {SD 18138}
Lupinus formosus E. Greene var. formosus {SD 115530} SUMMER LUPINE
Lupinus hirsutissimus Benth. {SD 114981} STINGING LUPINE
Lupinus latifolius J. Agardh var. parishii C. P. Smith {SD 86035} PARISH'S STREAM LUPINE
Lupinus longifolius (S. Watson) Abrams {SD 85734} PAUMA LUPINE
Lupinus microcarpus Sims var. densiflorus (Benth.) Jepson {SD 72128}
[L. densiflorus Benth. ssp. lacteus (Kell.) C. P. Smith]
CHICK LUPINE
Lupinus microcarpus Sims var. microcarpus {SD 80598}
[L. densiflorus Benth. var. austrocollium C. P. Smith; L. ruber A. A. Heller]
RED-FLOWER LUPINE
Lupinus nanus Benth. {SD 134665} VALLEY SKY LUPINE
Lupinus shockleyi S. Watson {SD 25790} DESERT LUPINE
Lupinus sparsiflorus Benth. {SD 85404, 85661}
[L. s. ssp. s., var. inopinatus (C. P. Smith) Dziekanowski & D. Dunn]
COULTER'S LUPINE
Lupinus succulentus Koch {SD 15041} ARROYO LUPINE
Lupinus truncatus Hook. & Arn. {SD 124518} COLLAR LUPINE
Marina parryi (Torrey & A. Gray) Barneby {SD 105414} PARRY'S DALEA
*!Medicago arabica (L.) Hudson {UCR 1635A} SPOTTED BURCLOVER
*Medicago lupulina L. {SD 106721} BLACK MEDICK, YELLOW TREFOIL
*Medicago polymorpha L. {SD 119061} CALIFORNIA BURCLOVER
*Medicago sativa L. {SD 16909} ALFALFA, LUCERNE
*Melilotus albus Medikus {SD 80490} WHITE SWEETCLOVER
*Melilotus indicus (L.) All. {SD 80499} INDIAN SWEETCLOVER
*Melilotus officinalis (L.) Pall. {SD 22904} YELLOW SWEETCLOVER
Olneya tesota A. Gray {SD 113592} IRONWOOD
*Parkinsonia aculeata L. {SD 36464} MEXICAN PALO VERDE
!Pickeringia montana Nutt. var. montana {SD 163339} CHAPARRAL-PEA
Pickeringia montana Nutt. var. tomentosa (Abrams) I. M. Johnston {SD 118469} HAIRY CHAPARRAL-PEA
*!Pisum sativum L. {SD 162655} GARDEN PEA
Prosopis glandulosa Torrey var. torreyana (L. Benson) M. Johnston {SD 83591, 115706} HONEY MESQUITE
Prosopis pubescens Benth. {SD 80930} SCREW-BEAN MESQUITE
*Prosopis velutina Wooton {SD 142951} VELVET MESQUITE
Psorothamnus emoryi (A. Gray) Rydb. var. emoryi {SD 83456}
[Variety recognized in Barneby 1977.]
WHITE DALEA
Psorothamnus schottii (Torrey) Barneby {SD 83433} INDIGO BUSH
Psorothamnus spinosus (A. Gray) Barneby {SD 128211} SMOKE TREE
*Robinia pseudoacacia L. {SD 162654} BLACK LOCUST
Rupertia physodes (Hook.) Grimes {SD 15504}
[Psoralea p. Dougl.]
CALIFORNIA TEA
Rupertia rigida (Parish) Grimes {SD 70903}
[Psoralea r. Parish]
4 1-1-2
PARISH'S PSORALEA
Senna armata (S. Watson) H. Irwin & Barneby {SD 113581} SPINY SENNA
Senna covesii (A. Gray) H. Irwin & Barneby {SD 51802}
2 2-2-1
COUES'S CASSIA
*!Senna didymobotrya (Fresen.) H. Irwin & Barneby {SD 148361} AFRICAN SENNA
*!Sesbania emerus (Aubl.) Urb. {SD 18296}
Note: specimen might have been cultivated.
RIVERHEMP
*Spartium junceum L. {SD 66921} SPANISH BROOM
§Thermopsis californica S. Watson var. semota (Jepson) Chen & Turner {SD 131843}
[T. macrophylla H. & A. ssp. semota (Jeps.) Beauchamp]
1B 2-2-3 FSC
VELVETY FALSE-LUPINE
Trifolium albopurpureum Torrey & A. Gray var. albopurpureum {SD 85371} RANCHERIA CLOVER
Trifolium bifidum A. Gray var. decipiens E. Greene {UC 866707} PINOLE CLOVER
Trifolium ciliolatum Benth. {SD 106466} TREE CLOVER
Trifolium depauperatum Desv. var. amplectens (Torrey & A. Gray) L. F. McDermott {SD 10651}
[T. amplectens Torrey & A. Gray]
BALLOON-SACK CLOVER
Trifolium depauperatum Desv. var. truncatum (E. Greene) Isely {SD 106544}
[T. t. E. Greene]
*Trifolium fragiferum L. {SD 155187} STRAWBERRY CLOVER
Trifolium fucatum Lindley {UC 80505}
[T. f. var f.]
BULL CLOVER
Trifolium gracilentum Torrey & A. Gray var. gracilentum {SD 85355}
[T. g.]
PIN-POINT CLOVER
*!Trifolium hirtum All. {SD 120706} ROSE CLOVER
*Trifolium incarnatum L. {SD 159332} CRIMSON CLOVER
Trifolium microcephalum Pursh {SD 76119} MAIDEN CLOVER
Trifolium obtusiflorum Hook. & Arn. {SD 32984} CREEK CLOVER
*Trifolium pratense L. {SD 113228} RED CLOVER
*Trifolium repens L. {SD 113229} WHITE CLOVER
Trifolium variegatum Nutt. {SD 58934, 86099}
[T. v. var. pauciflorum (Nutt.) McDer., var. v.; Note: The Jepson Manual recognizes five phases.]
WHITE-TIP CLOVER
Trifolium willdenovii Sprengel {SD 80582, 85806}
[T. tridentatum Lindley var. t., var. aciculare (Nutt.) McDer.]
VALLEY CLOVER
Trifolium wormskioldii Lehm. {SD 70321} COW CLOVER
Vicia americana Willd. var. americana {SD 73590} AMERICAN VETCH
*!Vicia benghalensis L. {SD 136838} PURPLE VETCH
*Vicia faba L. {SD 141401} BROAD BEAN, HORSE BEAN
Vicia hassei S. Watson {SD 115119} SLENDER VETCH
Vicia ludoviciana Nutt. var. ludoviciana {SD 128577} DEER PEA VETCH
*Vicia sativa L. ssp. nigra (L.) Erhart {SD 115650}
[V. angustifolia Reichard]
NARROW-LEAF VETCH, COMMON VETCH
*Vicia sativa L. ssp. sativa {SD 152394} SPRING VETCH
*Vicia tetrasperma (L.) Schreber {SD 37863} SLANDER TARE
*!Vicia villosa Roth ssp. varia (Host) Corbiere {SD 110415} HAIRY VETCH
*Vicia villosa Roth ssp. villosa {SD 17595} WINTER VETCH
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