Plant Check List for Trout Creek Pass, Chaffee County, United States.

Edited by Tom Schweich

This list is assembled from personal collections, herbarium vouchers, and published lists. For California, much of the data is provided by the participants of the Consortium of California Herbaria (http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/consortium/). For Colorado, much of the data is provided by the Southwest Environmental Information Network, which web site is found at (http://swbiodiversity.org). See their respective websites for copyright information and recommended citation formats.

For a complete list of Locations included in this Area List, see the Locations Included section, below.

This page is highly summarized. For detail about the distribution of plants, please see: Detailed Area List for Trout Creek Pass, Chaffee County, United States.

1. Apiaceae

2. [ ] Pseudocymopterus montanus (A. Gray) J. M. Coult. & Rose. (Syn: Cymopterus lemmonii (J. M. Coult. & Rose) Dorn ) Alpine False Springparsley. SaltCk

3. Asteraceae

4. Tribe: Anthemideae

5. [ ] Artemisia frigida Willd. Prairie Sagewort. SaltCk

6. [ ] Artemisia ludoviciana Nutt. ssp. incompta (Nutt.) D. D. Keck. White Sagebrush. SaltCk

7. [ ] Artemisia ludoviciana Nutt. ssp. ludoviciana. (Syn: A. britonii Rydb. ) White Sagebrush. SaltCk

8. [ ] Artemisia tridentata Nutt. Big Sagebrush. SaltCk

9. Tribe: Astereae

10. SubTribe: Pentachaetinae

11. [ ] Ericameria parryi (A. Gray) G. I. Nesom & G. I. Baird var. parryi. Parry's Rabbitbrush. SaltCk

12. SubTribe: Conyzinae

13. [ ] Erigeron flagellaris A. Gray. Trailing Fleabane. SaltCk

14. [ ] Erigeron subtrinervis Rydb. ex Porter & Britton. Threenerve Daisy. SaltCk

15. SubTribe: Gutiereziinae

16. [ ] Gutierrezia sarothrae (Pursh) Britton & Rusby. (Syn: G. linearifolia Lag. ) Broom Snakeweed. SaltCk

17. SubTribe: Solidagininae

18. [ ] Solidago missouriensis Nutt. Missouri Goldenrod. SaltCk

19. SubTribe: Symphyotrichinae

20. [ ] Symphyotrichum spathulatum (Lindl.) G. L. Nesom. (Syn: Aster occidentalis (Nutt.) Torr. & A. Gray , Aster occidentalis (Nutt.) Torr. & A. Gray var. fremontii ) Western Mountain Aster. SaltCk

21. Tribe: Cardueae

22. SubTribe: Carduinae

23. [ ] Cirsium scariosum Nutt. Meadow Thistle. SaltCk

24. Tribe: Chaenactideae

25. [ ] Chaenactis douglasii (Hook.) Hook. & Arn. var. douglasii. Douglas' Dustymaiden. SaltCk

26. Tribe: Cichorieae

27. SubTribe: Lactucinae

28. [ ] Lactuca tatarica (L.) C.A.Mey. var. pulchella (Pursh) Breitung. (=Mulgedium pulchellum (Pursh) G. Don in R. Sweet) Blue Lettuce. SaltCk

29. Tribe: Helenieae

30. SubTribe: Tetraneurinae

31. [ ] Hymenoxys richardsonii (Hook.) Cockerell var. floribunda (A. Gray) Parker. (Syn: Picradenia richardsonii Hooker var. floribunda (A. Gray) Weber ) Colorado Rubberweed. SaltCk

32. Tribe: Senecioneae

33. [ ] Packera fendleri (A. Gray) W.A. Weber & Á. Löve. (Syn: Senecio fendleri A. Gray ) Fendler’s Ragwort. SaltCk

34. [ ] Tetradymia canescens DC. Spineless Horsebush.

35. Boraginaceae

36. [ ] Cryptantha fendleri (A. Gray) Greene. Sand Dune Cat's-Eye. SaltCk

37. [ ] Lappula occidentalis (S. Watson) Greene var. occidentalis. (Syn: Lappula redowskii (Hornem.) Greene var. redowskii ) Stickseed. SaltCk

38. [ ] Lithospermum multiflorum Torrey ex A. Gray. Many Flowered Stoneseed. SaltCk

39. [ ] Mertensia ciliata (Torr.) G. Don. Tall Fringed Bluebells.

40. [ ] Oreocarya thyrsiflora Greene. (Syn: Cryptantha thyrsiflora (Greene) Payson ) Limestone Cat's-Eye. SaltCk

41. Brassicaceae

42. [ ] Physaria vitulifera Rydb. Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 28: 278. 1901. (Syn: P. vitulifera × bellii ) Roundtip Twinpod. SaltCk

43. [ ] Turritis glabra L. (Syn: Arabis glabra (L.) Bernhardi ) Tower Rockcress. SaltCk

44. Campanulaceae

45. [ ] Campanula parryi A. Gray. Parry's Bellflower. SaltCk

46. Caryophyllaceae

47. [ ] Eremogone fendleri (A. Gray) Ikonnikov. (Syn: Arenaria fendleri A. Gray ) Fendler's Sandwort. SaltCk

48. Euphorbiaceae

49. [ ] Euphorbia brachycera Engelm. (Syn: Tithymalus brachyceras (Engelm.) Small ) Horned Spurge. SaltCk

50. Fabaceae

51. [ ] Astragalus . Milkvetch. SaltCk

52. [ ] Astragalus crassicarpus Nutt. Groundplum Milkvetch. SaltCk

53. [ ] Astragalus hallii A. Gray var. hallii. Hall's Milkvetch. SaltCk

54. [ ] Astragalus miser Douglas ex. Hook. var. oblongifolius (Rydb.) Cronquist. Timber Milkvetch. SaltCk

55. [ ] Astragalus tenellus Pursh. Looseflower Milkvetch. SaltCk

56. [ ] Oxytropis sericea Nutt. ex Torr. & A. Gray. White Locoweed. SaltCk

57. [ ] Thermopsis rhombifolia (Nutt. ex Pursh) Nutt. ex Richardson var. divaricarpa (A. Nelson) Isely. (Syn: Thermopsis divaricarpa A. Nelson ) Spreadfruit Goldenbanner. SaltCk

58. Fumariaceae

59. [ ] Corydalis aurea Willd. Scrambled Eggs. SaltCk

60. Gentianaceae

61. [ ] Frasera speciosa Griseb. (Syn: Swertia radiata (Kellogg) Kuntze ) Elkweed. SaltCk

62. Geraniaceae

63. [ ] Geranium caespitosum James. Pineywoods Geranium.

64. Loasaceae

65. [ ] Mentzelia speciosa Osterh. (Syn: Nuttallia speciosa (Osterh.) Greene ) Plains Blazing Star. SaltCk

66. Onagraceae

67. [ ] Oenothera cespitosa Nutt. ssp. macroglottis (Rydb.) W.L. Wagner. Tufted Evening Primrose. SaltCk

68. [ ] Oenothera coronopifolia Torr. & A. Gray. Crownleaf Evening Primrose. Hierba de San Juan.. SaltCk

69. [ ] Oenothera suffrutescens (Ser.) W. L. Wagner & Hoch. (Syn: Gaura coccinea Pursh , Gaura glabra Lehm. ) Linda Tarde. SaltCk

70. Plantaginaceae

71. [ ] Penstemon barbatus (Cav.) Roth. Beard-Lip Beardtongue.

72. [ ] Penstemon barbatus (Cav.) Roth var. torreyi (Benth.) A. Gray. Beardlip Penstemon. SaltCk

73. [ ] Penstemon teucrioides Greene. Germander Beardtongue. SaltCk

74. [ ] Penstemon virgatus A. Gray var. asa-grayi (Crosswh.) Dorn. Upright Blue Beardtongue. SaltCk

75. Polemoniaceae

76. [ ] Ipomopsis aggregata (Pursh) V.E. Grant ssp. candida (Rydb.) V.E. Grant & A.D. Grant. Scarlet Gilia. SaltCk

77. Polygonaceae

78. [ ] Eriogonum alatum Torrey in L. Sitgreaves, Rep. Exped. Zuni Colorado Rivers. 168, plate 8. 1853. (Syn: Pterogonum alatum (Torr.) Gross ) Winged Buckwheat. SaltCk

79. [ ] Rumex triangulivalvis (Danser) Rech. f. (Syn: R. salicifolius Weinm. var. triangulivalvis (Danser) J. C. Hickman ) Triangular-Valved Dock. SaltCk

80. Primulaceae

81. [ ] Androsace septentrionalis L. (Syn: Androsace septentrionalis L. ssp. subumbellata (A. Nelson) G. T. Robbins ) Pygmyflower Rockjasmine. SaltCk

82. [ ] Dodecatheon pulchellum (Raf.) Merr. (=Primula pauciflora (Durand) A. R. Mast & Reveal) Beautiful Shootingstar. SaltCk

83. Rosaceae

84. [ ] Argentina anserina (L.) Rydb. (Syn: Potentilla anserina L. ) Silver Weed Cinquefoil. SaltCk

85. [ ] Dasiphora fruticosa (L.) Rydb. (Syn: Potentilla fruticosa L. ) Shrubby Cinquefoil, Golden Hardtack. SaltCk

86. [ ] Potentilla hippiana Lehm. var. hippiana. Wooly Cinquefoil. SaltCk

87. [ ] Potentilla pensylvanica L. Prairie Cinquefoil. SaltCk

88. Rubiaceae

89. [ ] Galium boreale L. (Syn: Galium septentrionale Roem. & Schult. ) Bedstraw.

90. Alliaceae

91. [ ] Allium cernuum Roth. Nodding Onion. SaltCk

92. Iridaceae

93. [ ] Iris missouriensis Nutt. Western Blue Flag. SaltCk

94. Orchidaceae

95. [ ] Platanthera huronensis (Nutt.) Lindl. Huron Green Orchid. SaltCk

96. Poaceae

97. Tribe: Aveneae

98. [ ] Koeleria macrantha (Ledeb.) Schult. Prairie Junegrass. SaltCk

99. Tribe: Bromeae

100. [ ] Bromus porteri (J.M. Coult.) Nash. Nodding Brome. SaltCk

101. Tribe: Danthonieae

102. [ ] Danthonia californica Bol. California Oatgrass. SaltCk

103. Tribe: Eragrostideae

104. [ ] Muhlenbergia montana (Nutt.) Hitchc. Mountain Muhly. SaltCk

105. Tribe: Stipeae

106. [ ] Eriocoma hymenoides (Roem. & Schult.) Rydb. (Syn: Achnatherum hymenoides (Roem. & Schult.) Barkworth , Oryzopsis hymenoides (Roem. & Schult.) Ricker , Stipa hymenoides Roem. & Schult. ) Indian Rice Grass.

107. [ ] Hesperostipa comata (Trin. & Rupr.) Barkworth. (Syn: Stipa comata Trin. & Rupr. ) Needle and Thread. SaltCk

108. [ ] Nassella viridula (Trin.) Barkworth. (Syn: Stipa viridula Trin. ) Green Needlegrass. SaltCk

109. Tribe: Triticeae

110. [ ] Elymus elymoides (Raf.) Swezey. (Syn: E. longifolius (J. G. Sm.) Gould , Sitanion hystrix (Nutt.) J. G. Sm. ) Squirreltail Grass. SaltCk

111. [ ] Pascopyrum smithii (Rydb.) Á. Löve. (Syn: Agropyron smithii Rydb. ) Western Wheatgrass. SaltCk

Total number of taxa: 67
Native Taxa:
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65
Exotic Taxa:
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0
Nativity Undetermined:
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2
Listed Weeds:
Identified as Weed
0

Locations Included in This Area

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Date and time this article was prepared: 7/13/2024 8:19:40 AM