Species

Plants

The plant list below was compiled using the following source: Environmental Impact Report San Pedro Valley County Park San Mateo County Parks & Recreation Department (EDAW, Inc. 1975).

Trees

  • Alnus oregona
  • red alder
  • Arbutus menziesii
  • madrone
  • Cupressus macrocarpa*
  • Monterey Cypress
  • Eucalyptus globulus*
  • blue gum
  • Myrica californica
  • California wax myrtle
  • Pinus radiata*
  • Monterey pine
  • Pseudotsuga menziesii
  • Douglas fir
  • Quercus agrifolia
  • coast live oak
  • Salix lasiolepis
  • arroyo willow
  • Salix scouleriana
  • Scouler’s willow
  • Sequoia sempervirens
  • coast redwood
  • Umbellularia californica
  • California bay

Shrubs

  • Arctostaphylos andersonii
  • heartleaf manzanita
  • Arctostaphylos montarensis
  • Montara manzanita
  • Arctostaphylos tomentosa
  • shaggybarked manzanita
  • Artemisia californica
  • California sagebrush
  • Baccharis pilularis var. consanguinea
  • coyote brush
  • Ceanothus thyrsiflorus
  • blue blossom
  • Chrysolepis chrysophylla
  • golden chinquapin
  • Cornus sericea ssp. sericea
  • creek dogwood
  • Corylus cornuta var. californica
  • hazelnut
  • Eriodictyon californicum
  • yerba santa
  • Eriophyllum confertiflorum
  • golden yarrow
  • Euonymus occidentalis
  • western burning bush
  • Garrya elliptica
  • silktassel
  • Heteromeles arbutifolia
  • toyon
  • Holodiscus discolor
  • ocean spray
  • Lepechinia calycina
  • pitcher sage
  • Lonicera hispidula
  • hairy honeysuckle
  • Lonicera involucrata
  • twinberry
  • Lupinus arboreus
  • yellow bush lupine
  • Mimulus aurantiacus
  • sticky monkey flower
  • Oemleria cerasiformis
  • oso berry
  • Rhamnus californica
  • coffeeberry
  • Ribes sanguineum var. glutinosum
  • red flowering currant
  • Ribes malvaceum
  • chaparral currant
  • Ribes menziesii
  • canyon gooseberry
  • Rubus parviflorus
  • thimbleberry
  • Rubus ursinus
  • California blackberry
  • Sambucus mexicana
  • blue elderberry
  • Sambucus racemosa
  • red elderberry
  • Symporicarpos albus
  • snowberry
  • Toxicodendron diversiloba
  • poison oak
  • Vaccinium ovatum
  • California huckleberry

Herbs

  • Acaena pinnatifida californica
  • California acaena
  • Achillea millefolium
  • common yarrow
  • Adiantum aleuticum
  • five-finger fern
  • Adiantum jordanii
  • maidenhair fern
  • Artemisia douglasiana
  • mugwort
  • Aster chilensis
  • common California aster
  • Athyrium filix-femina var. cyclosorum
  • western lady fern
  • Bromus laevipes
  • woodland brome
  • Calystegia occidentalis
  • western morning-glory
  • Camissonia ovata
  • sun cup
  • Cardimine oligosperma
  • few-seeded bitter cress
  • Castilleja affinis
  • Indian paintbrush
  • Castilleja subinclusa ssp. franciscana
  • Franciscan paintbrush
  • Chamomilla suaveolens*
  • pineapple weed
  • Chlorogalum pomeridianum
  • soap plant
  • Collomia heterophylla
  • varied-leaved collomia
  • Cryptantha clevlandii
  • Cleveland’s cryptantha
  • Cynoglossum grande
  • hound’s tongue
  • Delphinium nudicaule
  • red larkspur
  • Dentaria californica
  • milkmaids, toothwort
  • Dichelestemma capitatum
  • blue dicks
  • Disporum hookeri
  • Hooker’s fairy bell
  • Dryopteris arguta
  • coastal wood fern
  • Dudleya farinosa
  • sea lettuce
  • Epilobium brachycarpum
  • panicled willow herb
  • Epilobium ciliatum ssp. watsonii
  • Watson’s willow herb
  • Equisetum hymale ssp. affine
  • western scouring rush
  • Equisetum telmateia ssp. braunii
  • giant horsetail
  • Eriophyllum lanatum
  • common wooly sunflower
  • Eschscholzia californica
  • California poppy
  • Fragaria vesca
  • wood strawberry
  • Galium porrigens
  • climbing bedstraw
  • Gnaphalium bicolor
  • Bioletti’s cudweed
  • Gnaphalium californicum
  • California cudwed
  • Helenium puberulum
  • sneezeweed
  • Heracleum lanatum
  • cow parsnip
  • Heuchera micrantha
  • alum root
  • Hieracium albiflorum
  • white-flowered hawkweed
  • Hierochloë occidentalis
  • sweetgrass
  • Iris douglasiana
  • Douglas iris
  • Juncus bufonius
  • toad rush
  • Juncus patens
  • spreading rush
  • Lathyrus vestitus
  • hillside pea
  • Layia hieracioides
  • tall layia
  • Lemna gibba
  • duckweed
  • Lithophragma heterophylla
  • woodland star
  • Lotus micranthus
  • small-flowered trefoil
  • Lotus purshianus
  • Spanish clover
  • Lotus subpinnatus*
  • Chile trefoil
  • Lupinus latifolius
  • broad-leaved lupine
  • Lupinus succulentus
  • Arroyo lupine
  • Lupinus variicolor
  • Lindley’s varied lupine
  • Luzula comosa
  • common wood rush
  • Madia exigua
  • threadstem madia
  • Marah fabaceus
  • wild cucumber
  • Marah oreganus
  • western wild cucumber
  • Melica torreyana
  • Torrey’s melic
  • Mimulus guttatus
  • common large monkey flower
  • Monardella villosa
  • coyote mint
  • Navarretia squarrosa
  • skunkweed
  • Pityrogramma triangularis
  • goldenback fern
  • Plantago erecta
  • California plantain
  • Polypodium californicum
  • California polypody
  • Polystichum munitum
  • western sword fern
  • Potentilla glandulosa
  • sticky cinquefoil
  • Prunus virginiana var. demissa
  • western choke cherry
  • Psilocarphus tenellus
  • slender wool-heads
  • Pteridium aquilinum var. pubescens
  • bracken fern
  • Rafinesquia californica
  • California chicory
  • Ranunculus californicus
  • California buttercup
  • Sanicula crassicaulis
  • Pacific sanicle
  • Satureja douglasii
  • yerba buena
  • Scirpus microcarpus
  • small-fruited bulrush
  • Scrophularia californica
  • California bee plant
  • Sedum spathulifolium
  • Pacific stonecrop
  • Sherardia arvensis*
  • field madder
  • Sidalcea malvaeflora
  • checkerbloom
  • Sisyrinchium bellum
  • blue-eyed grass
  • Smilacina racemosa
  • fat Solomon’s seal
  • Smilacina stellata
  • thin Solomon’s seal
  • Solanum douglasii
  • forked nightshade
  • Solanum umbelliferum
  • blue witch/purple nightshade
  • Stachys ajugoides var. rigida
  • rigid hedge nettle
  • Stachys bullata
  • hedge nettle
  • Tellima grandiflora
  • fringe cups
  • Thalictrum fendleri var. polycarpum
  • meadow rue
  • Trientalis latifolia
  • Pacific star flower
  • Trillium ovatum
  • western trillium
  • Triphysaria pusilla
  • dwarf owl’s clover
  • Urtica dioica ssp. holosericea
  • hoary nettle
  • Veronica americana
  • American brooklime
  • Vicia gigantea
  • giant vetch
  • Woodwardia fimbriata
  • giant chain fern

* Introduced species

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