Plant Check List for Magic Mountain, Jefferson 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 Magic Mountain, Jefferson County, United States.

1. Cupressaceae


2. [ ] Juniperus scopulorum Sarg. (Syn: Sabina scopulorum Sarg.(Sarg.) Rydb. ) Rocky Mountain Juniper. HSq MMtn

3. Pinaceae


4. [ ] Pinus ponderosa Laws. Ponderosa Pine. ApxG MMtn

5. Amaranthaceae


6. [ ] Amaranthus blitoides S. Watson. (Syn: A. graecizans L. ) Mat Amaranth. HSq
7. [ ] Amaranthus powellii S. Watson. Powell's Pigweed. HSq

8. Anacardiaceae


9. [ ] Rhus trilobata Nutt. var. trilobata. (Syn: Rhus aromatica Aiton var. trilobata (Nutt.) A. Gray ex S. Watson ) Skunkbush Sumac. MMtn

10. Apiaceae


11. [ ] Aegopodium podagraria L. Bishops Goutweed. Hdell
12. [ ] Conium maculatum L. Common Poison Hemlock. Weed: CO DofA, List: C. HSq
13. [ ] Lomatium orientale J.M. Coult. & Rose. Salt-and-Pepper. HSq MMtn

14. Asteraceae


15. [ ] Achillea millefolium L. (Syn: A. lanulosa Nutt. , A. m. L. var. alpicola (Rydb.) Garrett , A. m. L. var. lanulosa (Nutt.) Piper , A. m. L. var. occidentalis DC. ) Common Yarrow. HSq
16. [ ] Ambrosia psilostachya DC. Western Ragweed. HSq
17. [ ] Ambrosia trifida L. (Syn: A. trifida L. var. trifida ) Giant Ragweed. HSq
18. [ ] Arctium minus Bernh. Lesser Burdock. Weed: CO DofA, List: C. ApxG HSq
19. [ ] Artemisia campestris L. Field Sagewort. ApxG
20. [ ] Artemisia frigida Willd. Prairie Sagewort. ApxG HSq MMtn
21. [ ] Artemisia ludoviciana Nutt. Silver Wormwood. ApxG HSq MMtn
22. [ ] Brickellia grandiflora (Hook.) Nutt. Tasselflower Brickellbush. ApxG HSq
23. [ ] Centaurea diffusa Lam. (Syn: Acosta diffusa (Lam.) Soja' k ) White Knapweed. Weed: CO DofA, List: B. MMtn
24. [ ] Cirsium undulatum (Nutt.) Spreng. Wavy Leaved Thistle. HSq
25. [ ] Conyza canadensis (L.) Cronquist. (Syn: Erigeron canadensis (L.) Cronquist ) Canadian Horseweed. HSq
26. [ ] Cyclachaena xanthiifolia (Nutt.) Fresen. (Syn: Iva xanthiifolia Nutt. ) Carelessweed. HSq
27. [ ] Dieteria bigelovii (A. Gray) D. R. Morgan & R. L. Hartman. (Syn: Machaeranthera b. (A. Gray) Greene ) Bigelow's Tansy Aster. ApxG
28. [ ] Ericameria nauseosa (Pall. ex Pursh) G.L.Nesom & G.I.Baird var. graveolens (Nutt.) Reveal & Schuyler. HSq MMtn
29. [ ] Ericameria nauseosa (Pall. ex Pursh) G. I. Nesom & G. I. Baird var. nauseosa. Rubber Rabbitbush. ApxG
30. [ ] Erigeron divergens Torr. & A. Gray. Spreading Fleabane. HSq
31. [ ] Helianthus annuus L. Common Sunflower. HSq
32. [ ] Helianthus pumilus Nutt. Little Sunflower. HSq
33. [ ] Heliomeris multiflora Nutt. Showy Golden Eye. ApxG
34. [ ] Heterotheca foliosa (Nutt.) Shinners. (Syn: Heterotheca villosa (Pursh) Shinners var. foliosa (Nutt.) V.L. Harms ) Hairy False Goldenaster. HSq
35. [ ] Heterotheca villosa (Pursh) Shinners. (Syn: H. v. (Pursh) Shinners var. nana (A. Gray) Semple , H. v. (Pursh) Shinners var. villosa ) Hairy False Goldenaster. HSq
36. [ ] Hymenopappus filifolius Hook. var. polycephalus (Osterh.) B.L. Turner. Many-Headed Fine-Leaved Wooly-White. HSq
37. [ ] Lactuca serriola L. Prickly Lettuce. HSq
38. [ ] Liatris punctata Hook. Dotted Blazing Star. HSq
39. [ ] Senecio riddellii (Torr. & A. Gray) Greenm. ex L.O. Williams. Riddell's Ragwort. HSq
40. [ ] Solidago gigantea Aiton. Giant Goldenrod. ApxG
41. [ ] Solidago nana Nutt. Baby Goldenrod. HSq
42. [ ] Solidago simplex Kunth. Sticky Goldenrod. HSq
43. [ ] Symphyotrichum falcatum (Lindl.) G.L. Nesom. (Syn: Aster falcatus Lindl. ) White Prairie Aster. HSq
44. [ ] Symphyotrichum laeve (L.) Á. Löve & D. Löve. Smooth Blue Aster. ApxG
45. [ ] Symphyotrichum lanceolatum (Willd.) G. L. Nesom ssp. hesperium (A. Gray) G. L. Nesom. (Syn: Aster lanceolatus Willd. ssp. hesperius (A. Gray) Semple & J. Chmielewski ) Western Lance-Leaved Aster. HSq
46. [ ] Symphyotrichum porteri (A. Gray) G.L. Nesom. (Syn: Aster porteri A. Gray ) Smooth White Aster. HSq
47. [ ] Taraxacum officinale F. H. Wigg. (Syn: T. laevigatum (Willd.) DC. ) Common Dandelion. MMtn
48. [ ] Townsendia exscapa (Richards.) Porter. Stemless Townsend Daisy. MMtn
49. [ ] Tragopogon dubius Scop. (Syn: Tragopogon dubius Scop. ssp. major (Jacq.) Vollman ) Yellow Salsify. HSq
50. [ ] Xanthium strumarium L. Common Cocklebur. HSq

51. Berberidaceae


52. [ ] Berberis repens Lindl. (Syn: Mahonia repens (Lindl.) G. Don ) Creeping Barberry. ApxG

53. Betulaceae


54. [ ] Corylus cornuta Marshall. (Syn: Corylus cornuta Marshall var. cornuta ) Beaked Hazelnut. ApxG

55. Boraginaceae


56. [ ] Cynoglossum officinale L. Gypsyflower. Weed: CO DofA, List: B. MMtn
57. [ ] Ellisia nyctelea (L.) L. Aunt Lucy. ApxG
58. [ ] Lappula occidentalis (S. Watson) Greene. (Syn: Lappula redowskii (Hornem.) Greene ) Flatspine Stickseed. HSq

59. Brassicaceae


60. [ ] Alyssum simplex Rudolphi. (Syn: Alyssum minus Rothm. , Alyssum parviflorum Fisch. ex M.Bieb. ) European Madwort. MMtn
61. [ ] Berteroa incana (L.) DC. Hoary Alyssum. ApxG
62. [ ] Draba nemorosa L. Woodland Whitlow Grass. HSq
63. [ ] Draba reptans (Lam.) Fernald. Carolina Whitlow Grass. MMtn
64. [ ] Nasturtium officinale W. T. Aiton. (Syn: Rorippa nasturtium-aquaticum (L.) Hayek ) Watercress. ApxG
65. [ ] Rorippa palustris (L.) Besser. (Syn: R. islandica (Oeder ex Murray) Borbas ) Bog Yellow-Cress. HSq
66. [ ] Sisymbrium altissimum L. Tall Tumblemustard. HSq

67. Cactaceae


68. [ ] Coryphantha missouriensis (Sweet) Britton & Rose. (Syn: Escobaria missouriensis (Sweet) D.R.Hunt ) Missouri Foxtail Cactus. MMtn

69. Campanulaceae


70. [ ] Campanula rotundifolia L. Harebell. ApxG

71. Cannabaceae


72. [ ] Humulus lupulus L. Wild Hops. ApxG

73. Caryophyllaceae


74. [ ] Cerastium arvense L. ssp. strictum Gaudin. (Syn: Cerastium strictum L ) Field Chickweed. HSq MMtn
75. [ ] Pseudostellaria jamesiana (Torr.) W. A. Weber & R. L. Hartm. (Syn: Stellaria jamesiana Torr. ) Tuber Starwort. ApxG

76. Chenopodiaceae


77. [ ] Chenopodium atrovirens Rydb. Pinyon Goosefoot. HSq
78. [ ] Dysphania botrys (L.) Mosyakin & Clemants. (Syn: Chenopodium b. L , Teloxys botrys (L.) Weber ) Jerusalem Oak Goosefoot. HSq
79. [ ] Kochia scoparia (L.) Schrad. (Syn: Bassia scoparia (L.) A. J. Scott , Bassia sieversiana (Pall.) W. A. Weber ) Common Red Sage. HSq
80. [ ] Salsola tragus L. (Syn: S. australis R. Brown , S. iberica (Sennen & Pau) Botschantzev ex Czerepanov , S. kali , S. kali var. tenuifolia Tausch. , S. pestifer Nels. ) Tumbleweed. HSq
81. [ ] Suckleya suckleyana (Torr.) Rydb. Poison Suckleya. HSq

82. Cleomaceae


83. [ ] Peritoma serrulata (Pursh) DC. (Syn: Cleome serrulata Pursh ) Rocky Mountain Beeplant. HSq

84. Crassulaceae


85. [ ] Sedum lanceolatum Torr. (Syn: Amerosedum lanceolatum (Torr.) A. Löve & D. Löve ) Spearleaf Stonecrop. MMtn

86. Dipsacaceae


87. [ ] Dipsacus laciniatus L. Cutleaf Teasel. Weed: CO DofA, List: B. HSq

88. Euphorbiaceae


89. [ ] Chamaesyce glyptosperma (Engelm.) Small. Ribseed Sand Mat. HSq
90. [ ] Euphorbia dentata Michx. (Syn: Euphorbia dentata Michx. var. dentata , Pointsettia dentata (Michx.) Klotzsch & Garcke ) Toothed Spurge. HSq
91. [ ] Euphorbia marginata Pursh. (Syn: Agaloma marginata (Pursh) A. Löve & D. Löve ) Snow on the Mountain. HSq

92. Fabaceae


93. [ ] Astragalus laxmannii Jacq. var. robustior (Hook.) Barneby & S. L. Welsh. (Syn: Astragalus adsurgens Pall. ) Prairie Milkvetch. HSq
94. [ ] Dalea purpurea Vent. Purple Prairie Clover. HSq
95. [ ] Lupinus argenteus Pursh var. argenteus. Loosely Flowered Silver Lupine. HSq
96. [ ] Pediomelum tenuiflorum (Pursh) A. N. Egan. (Syn: Psoralea tenuiflora Pursh , Psoralidium tenuiflorum (Pursh) Rydb. ) Slimflower Scurfpea. HSq
97. [ ] Vicia villosa Roth. Hairy Vetch. ApxG HSq

98. Geraniaceae


99. [ ] Erodium cicutarium (L.) L'Her. ex Aiton. Redstem Stork's Bill. Weed: CO DofA, List: C. HSq
100. [ ] Geranium caespitosum James. Pineywoods Geranium. HSq

101. Grossulariaceae


102. [ ] Ribes cereum Douglas. Wax Currant. HSq MMtn

103. Lamiaceae


104. [ ] Lycopus americanus W. P. C. Barton. American Bugleweed. HSq
105. [ ] Marrubium vulgare L. Horehound. HSq
106. [ ] Mentha arvensis L. Wild Mint. ApxG
107. [ ] Monarda fistulosa L. Wild Bergamot. ApxG HSq
108. [ ] Nepeta cataria L. Catnip. ApxG
109. [ ] Scutellaria brittonii Porter. Britton's Skullcap. HSq

110. Loasaceae


111. [ ] Mentzelia multiflora (Nutt.) A. Gray. (Syn: Nuttallia multiflora (Nutt.) Greene ) Adonis Blazing Star. ApxG

112. Montiaceae


113. [ ] Claytonia rosea Rydb. Rocky Mountain Springbeauty. ApxG

114. Myrsinaceae


115. [ ] Lysimachia ciliata L. Fringed Loosestrife. ApxG

116. Nyctaginaceae


117. [ ] Mirabilis linearis (Pursh) Heimerl. (Syn: Oxybaphus linearis (Pursh) B. L. Robinson ) Narrowleaf Four O'Clock. HSq

118. Oleaceae


119. [ ] Ligustrum vulgare L. Privet. ApxG

120. Onagraceae


121. [ ] Circaea alpina L. Small Enchanter's Nightshade. ApxG
122. [ ] Epilobium brachycarpum C. Presl. Autumn Willow Herb. HSq
123. [ ] Epilobium ciliatum Raf. Fringed Willowherb. HSq
124. [ ] Oenothera curtiflora W.L. Wagner & Hoch. (Syn: Gaura mollis James, nom. rej. , Gaura parviflora Douglas ex Lehm. ) Velvet Butterfly-Weed. HSq
125. [ ] Oenothera suffrutescens (Ser.) W. L. Wagner & Hoch. (Syn: Gaura coccinea Pursh , Gaura glabra Lehm. ) Linda Tarde. HSq
126. [ ] Oenothera villosa Thunb. Hairy Evening Primrose. ApxG

127. Orobanchaceae


128. [ ] Orthocarpus luteus Nutt. Yellow Owls Clover. ApxG

129. Oxalidaceae


130. [ ] Oxalis stricta L. Common Yellow Oxalis. HSq

131. Papaveraceae


132. [ ] Argemone polyanthemos (Fedde) G.B. Ownbey. Crested Prickly Poppy. HSq

133. Plantaginaceae


134. [ ] Penstemon secundiflorus Benth. Sidebells Penstemon. HSq
135. [ ] Penstemon virens Pennell ex Rydb. Front Range Beardtongue. MMtn
136. [ ] Veronica americana (Raf.) Benth. American Speedwell. ApxG
137. [ ] Veronica anagallis-aquatica L. Water Speedwell. HSq

138. Polemoniaceae


139. [ ] Aliciella pinnatifida (Nutt. ex A.Gray) J.M.Porter. (Syn: Gilia pinnatifida Nutt. ) Sticky Gilia. HSq
140. [ ] Collomia linearis Nutt. Tiny Trumpet. ApxG HSq
141. [ ] Gilia sinuata Benth. (Syn: Gilia inconspicua (Sm.) Sweet var. sinuata (Douglas ex Benth.) A. Gray ) Rosy Gilia. HSq
142. [ ] Microsteris gracilis (Douglas ex Hook.) Greene. Slender Phlox. HSq

143. Polygonaceae


144. [ ] Eriogonum alatum Torrey in L. Sitgreaves, Rep. Exped. Zuni Colorado Rivers. 168, plate 8. 1853. (Syn: Pterogonum alatum (Torr.) Gross ) Winged Buckwheat. HSq
145. [ ] Eriogonum effusum Nuttall, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia. 4: 15. 1848. Spreading Buckwheat. HSq
146. [ ] Eriogonum umbellatum Torr. var. ramulosum Reveal. Buffalo Bill's Sulphur Flower. ApxG
147. [ ] Eriogonum umbellatum Torr. var. umbellatum. Sulphur-Flower Buckwheat. HSq
148. [ ] Fallopia convolvulus (L.) A.Löve. (Syn: Polygonum convolvulus L. ) Black Bindweed. ApxG
149. [ ] Persicaria maculosa Gray. (Syn: Polygonum persicaria L. ) HSq
150. [ ] Polygonum ramosissimum Michx. Bushy Knotweed. HSq
151. [ ] Rumex crispus L. Curley Dock. ApxG

152. Ranunculaceae


153. [ ] Clematis ligusticifolia Nutt. Western White Clematis. HSq
154. [ ] Delphinium carolinianum Walter ssp. virescens (Nutt.) R.E. Brooks. (Syn: D. carolinianum Walter ssp. penardii (Huth) L. M. Perry , Delphinium virescens Nutt. ) Plains Larkspur. HSq
155. [ ] Delphinium nuttallianum Pritz. Twolobe Larkspur. MMtn
156. [ ] Ranunculus acris L. Tall Buttercup. HSq

157. Rhamnaceae


158. [ ] Ceanothus fendleri A. Gray. Fendler's Ceanothus. ApxG

159. Rosaceae


160. [ ] Cotoneaster lucidus Schltdl. Hairy Stem Cotoneaster. ApxG
161. [ ] Crataegus succulenta Schrad. ex Link. (Syn: Crataegus chrysocarpa Ashe , Crataegus erythropoda Ashe , Crataegus macrantha Britton var. occidentalis (Britton) Eggl. ) Fleshy Hawthorn. HSq
162. [ ] Potentilla recta L. Sulphur Cinquefoil. Weed: CO DofA, List: B. ApxG
163. [ ] Prunus americana Marshall. American Plum. HSq
164. [ ] Rosa arkansana Porter. Prairie Rose. HSq

165. Santalaceae


166. [ ] Comandra umbellata (L.) Nutt. ssp. pallida (A. DC.) Piehl. (Syn: Comandra umbellata (L.) Nutt. var. pallida (A. DC.) M. E. Jones ) Pale Bastard Toadflax. MMtn

167. Sapindaceae


168. [ ] Acer glabrum Torr. Rocky Mountain Maple. ApxG

169. Scrophulariaceae


170. [ ] Verbascum phlomoides L. Orange Mullien. ApxG HSq
171. [ ] Verbascum thapsus L. Common Mullein. Weed: CO DofA, List: C. ApxG MMtn

172. Solanaceae


173. [ ] Solanum dulcamara L. Climbing Nightshade. ApxG
174. [ ] Solanum physalifolium Rusby. Hoe Nightshade. HSq
175. [ ] Solanum triflorum Nutt. Cutleaf Nightshade. HSq

176. Verbenaceae


177. [ ] Verbena bracteata Lag. & Rodr. Large Bract Vervain. HSq

178. Vitaceae


179. [ ] Parthenocissus quinquefolia (L.) Planch. (Syn: Parthenocissus inserta (A.Kern.) Fritsch ) Virginia Creeper. ApxG
180. [ ] Vitis riparia Michx. Riverbank Grape. ApxG

181. Zygophyllaceae


182. [ ] Tribulus terrestris L. Puncture Vine. Weed: CO DofA, List: C. HSq

183. Agavaceae


184. [ ] Yucca glauca Nutt. Soapweed Yucca. MMtn

185. Anthericeae


186. [ ] Leucocrinum montanum Nutt. ex A. Gray. Star Lily. MMtn

187. Cyperaceae


188. [ ] Carex inops L.H. Bailey ssp. heliophila (Mack.) Crins. (Syn: C. pensylvanica Lam. ssp. heliophila (Mack.) W. A. Weber ) Sun Sedge. MMtn
189. [ ] Carex nebrascensis Dewey. Nebraska Sedge. HSq
190. [ ] Carex stipata Muhl. ex Willd. Saw Beaked Sedge. ApxG

191. Liliaceae


192. [ ] Muscari botryoides (L.) Mill. Common Grape Hyacinth. MMtn

193. Orchidaceae


194. [ ] Goodyera oblongifolia Raf. Western Rattlesnake Plantain. ApxG

195. Poaceae


196. [ ] Achnatherum robustum (Vasey) Barkworth. (=Eriocoma robusta (Vasey) Romasch.) Sleepygrass. ApxG HSq
197. [ ] Agrostis gigantea Roth. (Syn: Agrostis alba L. ) Redtop. MMtn
198. [ ] Andropogon gerardii Vitman. Big Bluestem. HSq
199. [ ] Aristida purpurea Nutt. var. longiseta (Steud.) Vasey. (Syn: Aristida longiseta Steud. ) Purple Threeawn. HSq
200. [ ] Bouteloua curtipendula (Michx.) Torr. Sideoats Grama. HSq
201. [ ] Bouteloua gracilis (Kunth) Lag. ex Griffiths. (Syn: Chondrosum gracile Kunth ) Blue Grama. HSq
202. [ ] Bromus japonicus Thunb. Japanese Cheat Grass. HSq
203. [ ] Danthonia spicata (L.) P. Beauv. ex Roem. & Schult. Poverty Oatgrass. HSq
204. [ ] Echinochloa crus-galli (L.) P. Beauv. Barnyardgrass. HSq
205. [ ] Elymus canadensis L. Canadian Wildrye. HSq
206. [ ] Elymus trachycaulus (Link) Gould ex Shinners. Slender Wheatgrass. HSq
207. [ ] Koeleria macrantha (Ledeb.) Schult. Prairie Junegrass. HSq
208. [ ] Pascopyrum smithii (Rydb.) Á. Löve. (Syn: Agropyron smithii Rydb. ) Western Wheatgrass. HSq
209. [ ] Phleum pratense L. Timothy. HSq
210. [ ] Poa secunda J. Presl. (Syn: P. nevadensis Vasey ex Scribn. ) Sandberg Bluegrass.. HSq
211. [ ] Sporobolus cryptandrus (Torr.) A. Gray. (Syn: Agrostis cryptandra Torr. ) Sand Drop-seed. HSq
212. [ ] Vulpia octoflora (Walt.) Rydb. (Syn: Festuca octoflora Walter , Vulpia octoflora (Walt.) Rydb. var. octoflora ) Six Weeks Fescue. HSq

Total number of taxa: 161
Native Taxa:
(serif, italic, bold)
118
Exotic Taxa:
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43
Nativity Undetermined:
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0
Listed Weeds:
Indentified as Weed
9

Locations Included in This Area

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Date and time this article was prepared: 10/19/2021 3:00:19 PM