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Common Plants on the Nature Preserve

Wetlands Species
Creeping spikerush
Baltic rush
Tule
Bulrush
Three-square
Beaked sedge
Scouring rush
Buttonbush
Common Horsetail

Trees
Valley oak
Fremont cottonwood
Black willow
Red willow
Arroyo willow
Sandbar willow
Goodings willow
Box elder
Dogwood
Oregon ash
Western sycamore
Interior live oak
California buckeye
Gray pine
White Alder
Black Walnut

Shrubs
Wild rose
Blue elderberry
Coyote bush
Toyon
Redbud
Coffeeberry
Native blackberry
Mugwort
Mule Fat
Poison Oak
Yerba Santa
Monkey Flower
Skunk Bush
Dogbane
Buckbrush



Grasses
Creeping wildrye
California brome
California barley
Pina bluegrass
Purple needlegrass
Blue Wild Rye
Deer Grass
Onion Grass

Forbs
Narrowleaf Milkweed
Gumplant
Sneezeweed
Turkey Mullein
Silverbrush/Arroyo Lupine
Vinegarweed
California Poppy
Miner’s Lettuce
Showy Milkweed
Yarrow

Other Herbaceous Native Plants
Western Ragweed
Western Goldenrod
Slim/Oregon Aster
Wild Cucumber
California Fuscia
California Soap Plant
Dutchman’s Pipevine

Species Native to other parts of California
Oregon Grape
White Sage
Sage
Snowberry
Penstemon
Hollyleaf Cherry
Buckwheat
Spice Bush
Twinberry
Apricot Mallow
Lilac Bush
Nodding Needle Grass
Idaho Fescue