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Plant Index by Common Name

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Afghan Pine Pinus eldarica

Anacacho Orchid Tree Bauhinia lunarioides

Angelita Daisy Hymenoxys acaulis

Argentine Giant Trichocereus candicans

Argentine Hedgehog Trichocereus huascha

Arizona Poppy Kallstroemia grandiflora

Arizona Rosewood Vauquelinia californica

Arizona Yellow Bells Tecoma stans v. angustata

Arroyo Lupine Lupinus succulentus

Autumn Sage Salvia greggii

Baja Fairy Duster Calliandra californica

Baja Passion Vine Passiflora foetida v. longipedunculata

Baja Ruellia Ruellia peninsularis

Bamboo Muhly Muhlenbergia dumosa

Banana Yucca Yucca baccata

Barberry Berberis trifoliolata

Beargrass Nolina microcarpa

Beavertail Prickly Pear Opuntia basilaris

Bee Brush Aloysia gratissima

Black Dalea Dalea frutescens

Blackbrush Acacia Acacia rigidula

Blackfoot Daisy Melampodium leucanthum

Blanket Flower Gaillardia pulchella

Blue Euphorbia Euphorbia rigida

Blue Flax Linum lewisii

Blue Grama Bouteloua gracilis

Blue Myrtle Cactus Myrtillocactus goemetrizans

Blue Palo Verde Cercidium floridum

Blue Yucca Yucca rigida

Bougainvillea Bougainvillea spectabilis

Brittlebush Encelia farinosa

Buckhorn Cholla Opuntia acanthocarpa

Bush Dalea Dalea pulchra

Bush Morning Glory Convolvulus cneorum

Candelilla Euphorbia antisyphilitica

Canyon Hackberry Celtis reticulata

Canyon Penstemon Penstemon pseudospectabilis

Cape Aloe Aloe ferox

Cape Honeysuckle Tecomaria capensis

Cardon Grande Trichocereus terscheckii

Cascalote Caesalpinia cacalaco

Cat Claw Vine Macfadyena unguis-cati

Chaparral Sage Salvia clevelandii

Chaste Tree Vitex agnus-castus

Cherry Red Sage Salvia coccinea

Chia Salvia columbariae

Chihuahuan Sage Leucophyllum laevigatum

Chilean Mesquite Prosopis species

Chinese Pistache Pistacia chinensis

Chocolate Flower Berlandiera lyrata

Chuparosa Justicia californica

Compass Barrel Ferocactus cylindraceus

Coolibah Eucalyptus microtheca

Coral Penstemon Penstemon superbus

Creeping Germander Teucrium chamaedrys 'Prostratum'

Creosote Bush Larrea tridentata

Damianita Chrysactinia mexicana

Dawe's Aloe Aloe dawei

Deer Grass Muhlenbergia rigens

Desert Bluebell Phacelia campanularia

Desert Coreopsis Coreopsis bigelovii

Desert Hackberry Celtis pallida

Desert Lavender Hyptis emoryi

Desert Marigold Baileya multiradiata

Desert Milkweed Asclepias subulata

Desert Senna Senna covesii

Desert Spoon Dasylirion wheeleri

Desert Tea Ephedra nevadensis

Desert Willow Chilopsis linearis

Desert Zinnia Zinnia acerosa

Elephant's Food Portulacaria afra

Engelmann's Hedgehog Echinocereus engelmannii

Engelmann's Prickly Pear Opuntia engelmannii

Evergreen Elm Ulmus parvifolia

Feather Bush Lysiloma microphylla v. thornberi

Firecracker Bush Hamelia patens

Firecracker Penstemon Penstemon eatonii

Five Spot Nemophila maculata

Flame Honeysuckle Anisacanthus quadrifidus v. wrightii

Flattop Buckwheat Eriogonum fasciculatum v. polifolium

Foothills Palo Verde Cercidium microphyllum

Fourwing Saltbush Atriplex canescens

Fruitless Olive Olea europaea

Gaura Gaura lindheimeri

Giant Hesperaloe Hesperaloe funifera

Giant Prickly Pear Opuntia robusta

Globe Mallow Sphaeralcea ambigua

Golden Barrel Echinocactus grusonii

Golden Dyssodia Dyssodia pentachaeta

Golden Eye Viguiera deltoidea

Goodding's Verbena Verbena gooddingii

Grape Ivy Cissus trifoliata

Grass Tree Dasylirion longissimum

Gray Ice Plant Malephora crocea

Gray Thorn Zizyphus obtusifolia v. canescens

Green Feathery Senna Senna artemisioides v. filifolia

Guajillo Acacia berlandieri

Guayacan Guaiacum coulteri

Hildmann's Cereus Cereus hildmannianus

Hop Bush Dodonaea viscosa

Hummingbird Trumpet Zauschneria californica

Hybrid Palo Verde Cercidium hybrid

Indian Fig Opuntia ficus-indica

Indian Rosewood Dalbergia sissoo

Ironwood Olneya tesota

Jerusalem Sage Phlomis fruticosa

Jojoba Simmondsia chinensis

Katie Ruellia Ruellia brittoniana 'Katie'

Kidneywood Eysenhardtia orthocarpa

Lady Banks' Rose Rosa banksiae

Langman's Sage Leucophyllum langmaniae

Lantana Lantana hybrid

Leather-Leaf Acacia Acacia craspedocarpa

Lechuguilla Verde Agave bovicornuta

Lilac Vine Hardenbergia violacea

Little-leaf Ash Fraxinus greggii

Little-leaf Cordia Cordia parvifolia

Live Oak Quercus virginiana

Mangle Dulce Maytenus phyllanthoides

Mastic Tree Pistacia lentiscus

Maximilian Sunflower Helianthus maximiliani

Mealy Cup Sage Salvia farinacea

Medicinal Aloe Aloe vera

Mediterranean Fan Palm Chamaerops humilis

Mescal Ceniza Agave colorata

Mexican Bird of Paradise Caesalpinia mexicana

Mexican Blue Palm Brahea armata

Mexican Buckeye Ungnadia speciosa

Mexican Bush Sage Salvia leucantha

Mexican Ebony Pithecellobium mexicanum

Mexican Fencepost Pachycereus marginatus

Mexican Gold Poppy Eschscholzia californica ssp. mexicana

Mexican Hat Ratbida columnaris

Mexican Sunflower Tithonia rotundifolia

Mexican Thread Grass Stipa tenuissima

Moss Rose Portulaca grandiflora

Moss Verbena Verbena pulchella

Mt. Lemmon Marigold Tagetes palmeri

Myoporum Myoporum parvifolium

Myrtle Myrtus communis

Ocotillo Fouquieria splendens

Octopus Agave Agave vilmoriniana

Oleander Nerium oleander

Orange Bells Tecoma hybrid

Orange Zexmenia Zexmenia hispida

Organ Pipe Stenocereus thurberi

Owl's Clover Orthocarpus purpurascens

Paleleaf Yucca Yucca pallida

Palo Blanco Acacia willardiana

Palo Brea Cercidium praecox

Paperflower Psilostrophe cooperi

Parry's Agave Agave parryi

Parry's Penstemon Penstemon parryi

Partridge Breast Aloe Aloe variegata

Pink Fairy Duster Calliandra eriophylla

Pink Muhly Muhlenbergia capillaris

Pink Trumpet Vine Podranea ricasoliana

Pomegranate Punica granatum

Potato Vine Solanum jasminoides

Prairie Zinnia Zinnia grandiflora

Primrose Jasmine Jasminum mesnyi

Purple Prickly Pear Opuntia santa-rita

Purple Ruellia Ruellia brittoniana

Queen's Wreath Antigonon leptopus

Rain Lily Zephyranthes candida

Red Bird of Paradise Caesalpinia pulcherrima

Red Eremophila Eremophila maculata v. brevifolia

Red Flax Linum grandiflora 'Rubrum'

Red Justicia Justicia candicans

Red Spike Ice Plant Cephalophyllum 'Red Spike'

Red Yucca Hesperaloe parviflora

Red-cap Gum Eucalyptus erythrocorys

Rock Penstemon Penstemon baccharifolius

Sago Palm Cycas revoluta

Saguaro Carnegiea gigantea

Saltillo Primrose Oenothera stubbei

San Marcos Hibiscus Gossypium harknessii

Senita Lophocereus schottii

Shirley Poppy Papaver rhoeas

Shoestring Acacia Acacia stenophylla

Shrubby Senna Senna wislizenii

Sideoats Grama Bouteloua curtipendula

Silk Floss Tree Chorisia speciosa

Slipper Flower Pedilanthus macrocarpus

Smooth Agave Agave desmettiana

Soaptree Yucca Yucca elata

Southwestern Cosmos Cosmos bippinnatus

Spreading Fleabane Erigeron divergens

Spruce Cones Tephrocactus articulatus 'inermis'

Sugar Bush Rhus ovata

Superstition Mallow Abutilon palmeri

Sweet Acacia Acacia farnesiana

Tenaza Pithecellobium pallens

Texas Ebony Pithecellobium flexicaule

Texas Honey Mesquite Prosopis glandulosa v. glandulosa

Texas Mountain Laurel Sophora secundiflora

Texas Olive Cordia boissieri

Texas Sage Leucophyllum frutescens

Totem Pole Lophocereus schottii f. monstrosus

Trailing Acacia Acacia redolens

Trailing Dalea Dalea greggii

Trailing Desert Broom Baccharis hybrid

Trailing Gazania Gazania rigens

Trailing Lantana Lantana montevidensis

Trailing Rosemary Rosmarinus officinalis 'Prostratus'

Triangleleaf Bursage Ambrosia deltoidea

Tufted Evening Primrose Oenothera caespitosa

Turpentine Bush Ericameria laricifolia

Twin-flowered Agave Agave geminiflora

Velvet Mesquite Prosopis velutina

Violet Silverleaf Leucophyllum candidum

Weber's Agave Agave weberi

Weeping Dalea Dalea versicolor v. sessilis

White Plumbago Plumbago scandens

White Thorn Acacia Acacia constricta

Willow Acacia Acacia salicina

Wolfberry Lycium fremontii

Woolly Butterfly Bush Buddleia marrubifolia

Yellow Bird of Paradise Caesalpinia gilliesii

Yellow Bulbine Bulbine frutescens

Yellow Dot Wedelia trilobata

Yellow Orchid Vine Mascagnia macroptera

Yuca Vine Merremia aurea

Zinnia 'Profusion' Series Zinnia elegans x angustifolia