Mira Vista Field
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  • Useful References for Native Plants
  • Non-Native Plants Growing in Mira Vista Field
  • Map of Native Annuals and Perennials Growing in Mira Vista Field

    Native Annuals and Perennials Growing in Mira Vista Field
    ordered by color and bloom time

    Ranunculus californicus
    Ranunculus californicus, California Buttercup, February – May
    Camissonia ovata
    Camissonia ovata, Suncup, March – May
    Wyethia angustifolia
    Wyethia angustifolia, Narrow-Leaf Mule’s Ears, April - June
    Grindelia hirsutula
    Grindelia hirsutula, Gumweed, May - July
    Eschscholzia californica
    Eschscholzia californica, California Poppy, March - June
    Dichelostemma capitatum
    Dichelostemma capitatum, Blue Dicks, March
    Sisyrinchium bellum
    Sisyrinchium bellum, Blue-Eyed Grass, March – May
    Triteleia laxa
    Triteleia laxa, Ithuriel’s Spear, May

    Lupinus sp., Lupine, May

    Clarkia unguiculata, Mountain Garland, May-July
    Aster chilensis
    Aster chilensis, California Aster, July - October
    Zigadenus fremontii
    Zigadenus fremontii, Star Lily or Death Camas, February
    Chlorogalum pomeridianum
    Chlorogalum pomeridianum, Soap Plant, May - June
    Achillea millefolium
    Achillea millefolium, Yarrow, May - June
    Calystegia sp.
    Calystegia sp., Morning Glory, May-August
    Perideridia kelloggii
    Perideridia kelloggii, Kellogg's Yampah, July - August
    Hemizonia congesta sp.
    Hemizonia congesta sp., Hayfield Tarplant, June - October
    Danthonia californica
    Danthonia californica, California Oatgrass
    Elymus sp.
    Elymus sp., Wild Rye
    Horedeum brachyanthum
    Horedeum brachyanthum, Meadow Barley, spring - summer
    Nassella cernua
    Nassella cernua, Nodding Needlegrass
    Nassella lepida
    Nassella lepida, Foothill Needlegrass
    Nassella pulchra
    Nassella pulchra, Purple Needlegrass
    Equisetum hyemale
    Equisetum hyemale, Common Scouring Rush
    Juncus bolanderi
    Juncus bolanderi, Bolander's Rush
    Juncus patens
    Juncus patens, California Gray Rush
    Juncus phaeocephalus
    Juncus phaeocephalus, Brown-Headed Rush

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