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threetip sagebrush (Artemisia tripartita)
Common Names threetip sagebrush
Family Composites, Sunflower
Plant Type Shrub
Native Yes
Weed No
Grand fir (Abies grandis)
Abies grandis
Common Names grand fir
Family Pine
Plant Type Tree
Short Description Intergrades with white fir. Leaves: Needles, singular
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Subalpine Fir (Abies lasiocarpa)Abies lasiocarpa
Common Names subalpine fir
Family Pine
Plant Type Tree
Short Description Found in the central mountains of Idaho above McCall and elsewhere.
Location McCall and many locations
Native Yes
Weed No
rocky mountain maple (Acer glabrum)
Acer glabrum
Common Names rocky mountain maple
Family Maple
Flower Color Green-yellow
Plant Type Tree
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Yarrow (Achillea millefolium)Achillea millefolium
Common Names yarrow
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color White
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Indian ricegrass (Achnatherum hymenoides )Achnatherum hymenoides
Common Names Indian ricegrass
Family Grass
Plant Type Grass
Short Description perennial
Native Yes
Weed No
monkshood (Aconitum columbianum)Aconitum columbianum
Common Names Monk's Hood
Family Buttercup
Flower Color Purple
Plant Type Herb
Short Description 1.5 to 7 feet tall.
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
pathfinder, trail plant (Adenocaulon bicolor)
Adenocaulon bicolor
Common Names pathfinder, trail plant
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Green, mixed
Plant Type Forb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
nettle leaf giant hyssop, nettleleaf giant hyssop (Agastache urticifolia)Agastache urticifolia
Common Names nettleleaf giant hyssop, nettle leaf giant hyssop
Family Mint
Native Yes
short-beaked agroseris, false dandelion (Agoseris glauca)
Agoseris glauca
Common Names false dandelion, short-beaked agroseris, pale agoseri
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
columbine (Aguilegia sp.)Aguilegia sp.
Common Names Columbine
Family Buttercup
Flower Color White, yellow
Plant Type Forb
Location McCall and many locations
Native Yes
Weed No
taper-tip onion (Allium acuminatum)
Allium acuminatum
Common Names tapertip onion
Family Lily
Flower Color Purple
Native Yes
Weed No
Douglas wild onion (Allium douglasii)Allium douglasii
Common Names Douglas wild onion
Family Lily
Flower Color Pink
Native Yes
Weed No
swamp onion (Allium madidum)Allium madidum
Common Names swamp onion
Family Lily
Native Yes
Weed No
dwarf onion, small onion (Allium parvum)Allium parvum
Common Names small onion, dwarf onion
Family Lily
Native Yes
Weed No
mountain alder (Alnus incana)
Alnus incana
Common Names mountain alder
Family Birch
Plant Type Tree
Short Description A small stream-side tree. Flowers and catkins develop and flower on twigs of the previous year before the leaves come out.
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Sitka alder (Alnus sinuata)
Alnus sinuata
Common Names Sitka alder
Family Birch
Flower Color -catkins-
Plant Type Tree
Native Yes
Weed No
Yellow Alyssum (Alyssum alyssoides)Alyssum alyssoides
Common Names Yellow Alyssum
Family Mustard
Native Yes
Weed No
Serviceberry (Amelanchier alnifolia)Amelanchier alnifolia
Common Names saskatoon, serviceberry
Family Rose
Flower Color White
Plant Type Shrub
Short Description 5 petals.
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
indigo bush, false indigo (Amorpha fruticosa)
Amorpha fruticosa
Common Names indigo bush, false indigo
Family Legume or Pea
Flower Color Purple
Plant Type Shrub - Tree
Native Yes
Weed Yes
Pearly Everlasting (Anaphalis margaritacea)Anaphalis margaritacea
Common Names western pearly everlasting
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color White
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Piper's anemone, windflower (Anemone piperi)
Anemone piperi
Common Names Piper's anemone, windflower
Family Buttercup
Flower Color White
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Pearly Pussytoes (Antennaria anaphaloides)Antennaria anaphaloides
Common Names pearly pussytoes
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color White, yellow
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Dogbane, spreading dogbane (Apocynum androsaemifolium)Apocynum androsaemifolium
Common Names spreading dogbane, dogbane
Family Dogbane
Flower Color Pink
Plant Type Herb
Short Description Poisonous juice.
Native Yes
Weed Noxious
rocky mountain red columbine(Aquilegia formosa) Aquilegia formosa
Common Names rocky mountain red columbine
Family Buttercup
Flower Color Red
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall and many locations
Native Yes
Weed No
purple threeawn grass (Aristida purpurea)
Aristida purpurea
Common Names purple threeawn grass
Family Grass
Flower Color Purple, Green
Plant Type Grass
Native Yes
Weed No
Heart-leafed Arnica (Arnica cordifolia)Arnica cordifolia
Common Names heart-leafed arnica
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Short Description Leaves: Heart shaped
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
silver sagebrush (Artemisia cana)Artemisia cana
Common Names silver sagebrush
Family Composites, Sunflower
Short Description perennial
Native Yes
Weed No
tarragon (Artemisia dracunculus )Artemisia dracunculus
Common Names tarragon
Family Composites, Sunflower
Plant Type Shrub
Native Yes
wormwood, white sage brush (Artemisia ludoviciana )Artemisia ludoviciana
Common Names white sage brush, wormwood, white sagebrush
Family Composites, Sunflower
Plant Type Shrub
Native Yes
Weed No
White Sagebrush (Artemisia ludoviciana ssp Ludoviciana)Artemisia ludoviciana ssp. ludoviciana
Common Names white sagebrush, white sage brush
Family Composites, Sunflower
Native Yes
Weed No
big sage, sagebrush, big sagebrush (Artemisia tridentata)
Artemisia tridentata
Common Names big sage, sagebrush, big sagebrush
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Shrub
Location McCall
Native Yes
Watershed Malheur, Owyhee, Snake, Weiser
Weed No
showy milkweed (Asclepias speciosa)
Asclepias speciosa
Common Names showy milkweed
Family Milkweed
Flower Color Pink, purple
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed Can be
showy aster, alpine aster, mountain aster (Aster alpigenus var. haydenii)Aster alpigenus var. haydenii
Common Names showy aster, alpine aster, mountain aster
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Purple
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
curvepod milkvetch (Astragalus curvicarpus)
Astragalus curvicarpus
Common Names curvepod milkvetch, sickle milkvetch
Family Legume or Pea
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
threadstalk milkvetch, basalt milkvetch (Astragalus filipes)
Astragalus filipes
Common Names threadstalk milkvetch, basalt milkvetch
Family Legume or Pea
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
Mulford's milkvetch (Astragalus mulfordiae)Astragalus mulfordiae
Common Names Mulford's milkvetch
Family Legume or Pea
Flower Color Purple, white
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
fourwing saltbush (Atriplex canescens )Atriplex canescens
Common Names fourwing saltbush
Family Goosefoot
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Shrub
Native , Yes
Weed No
shadscale saltbush (Atriplex confertifolia )Atriplex confertifolia
Common Names shadscale saltbush
Family Goosefoot
Plant Type Shrub
Native Yes
Weed No
hairy balsamroot (Balsamorhiza hirsuta)

Balsamorhiza hirsuta
Common Names hairy balsamroot
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Short Description Perennial
Native Yes
Weed No
hooker's balsamroot (Balsamorhiza hookeri)Balsamorhiza hookeri
Common Names hooker's balsamroot
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
Arrowleaf Balsamroot (Balsamorhiza sagittata)Balsamorhiza sagittata
Common Names arrowleaf balsamroot
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
McCall and many locations
littleleaf brickelbush, small-leaved brickellia (Brickellia microphylla)
Brickellia microphylla
Common Names littleleaf brickelbush, small-leaved brickellia
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Green-white
Plant Type Shrub
Native Yes
Weed No
brickellbush (Brickellia sp.)Brickellia sp.
Common Names brickellbush
Family Composites, Sunflower
Native Yes
Weed No
brodiaea, Douglas' brodiaea (Brodiaea douglasii)
Brodiaea douglasii
Common Names Douglas' brodiaea, brodiaea
Family Lily
Flower Color Purple, blue
Location McCall and many locations
Native Yes
Weed No
wide-fruit mariposa lily(Calochortus eurycarpus)Calochortus eurycarpus
Common Names wide-fruit mariposa lily
Family Lily
Flower Color White-pale pink
Native Yes
Weed No
sego lilyCalochortus nuttallii
Common Names sego lily
Family Lily
Flower Color White
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
calypso orchid, fairy slipper (Calypso bulbosa )

Calypso bulbosa
Common Names fairy slipper, calypso orchid
Family Orchid
Flower Color Pink, purple
Plant Type Forb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
camas, black camas, camas lily (Camassia quamash)Camassia quamash
Common Names black camas, camas, small camas
Family Lily
Flower Color Blue
Short Description The close up pictures of camas show 6 pale to deep blue petals in the form of a star.
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Booths evening-primrose(Camissonia boothii )Camissonia boothii
Common Names Booths evening-primrose
Family Evening Primrose
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
club fruit (Camissonia claviformis)
Camissonia claviformis
Common Names club fruit
Family Evening Primrose
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
White Mountain Heather (assiope mertensiana)Cassiope mertensiana
Common Names white mountain heather
Family Heath
Flower Color White
Plant Type Shrub
Short Description small, white, bell-like flowers
Native Yes
Weed No
Cusick's Indian paintbrush (Castilleja cusickii)
Castilleja cusickii
Common Names Cusick's Indian paintbrush
Family Figwort or Snapdragon
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
Indian paintbrush (Castilleja miniata)
Castilleja miniata
Common Names Indian paintbrush
Family Figwort or Snapdragon
Flower Color Orange, faded
Plant Type Herb
Short Description Rare in camp.
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
buckbrush, snowbush (Ceanothus velutinus)
Ceanothus velutinus
Common Names buckbrush, snowbush
Family Buckthorn
Flower Color White
Plant Type Shrub
Short Description Leaves persistent, N fixing genus. Leaves: Shiny upper side
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
curlleaf mountain-mahogany (Cercocarpus ledifolius)
Cercocarpus ledifolius
Common Names curlleaf mountain-mahogany
Family Rose
Flower Color Green-white
Plant Type Evergreen shrub
Native Yes
Weed No
prostrate spurge, milk spurge (Chamaesyce maculata)
Chamaesyce maculata
Common Names prostrate spurge, milk spurge
Family Spurge
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed Yes
fireweed (Chamerion angustifolium)

Chamerion angustifolium
Common Names fireweed
Family Evening Primrose
Flower Color Purple
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Prince's-Pine (Chimaphila umbellata)
Chimaphila umbellata
Common Names Prince's-Pine
Family Heath
Flower Color Pink, rose
Plant Type Shrub
Short Description Very short shrubby perenial.
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Tweedy's snowlover (Chionophila tweedyi)
Chionophila tweedyi
Common Names Tweedy's snowlover
Family Figwort or Snapdragon
Flower Color Pale lavender
Plant Type Forb
Short Description Tweedy's snowlover is a very common understory plant at elevations of 7,500 to 9,000 feet in the Central Mountains of Idaho.
Native Yes
Weed No
green rabbitbrush (Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus)Chrysothamnus viscidiflorus
Common Names green rabbitbrush, Yellow rabbitbrush
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Yellowish
Plant Type Shrub
Short Description Yellow rabbitbrush is common in the intermountain west. It is an early succession plant following fire.
Native Yes
Weed Yes
Utah Thistle (Cirsium utahense)Cirsium utahense
Common Names Utah thistle
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color White
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
Clarkia (Clarkia pulchella)
Clarkia pulchella
Common Names Clarkia, elkhorn clarkia, pink fairies, pinkfairies, deer horn
Family Evening Primrose
Flower Color Pink, purple
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
spring beauty(Claytonia lanceolata)Claytonia lanceolata
Common Names spring beauty
Family Purslane
Flower Color White to pink
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
blue clematis (Clematis columbiana)
Clematis columbiana
Common Names blue clematis
Family Buttercup
Flower Color Blue
Plant Type Vine
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
sugar bowl (Clematis hirsutissima)Clematis hirsutissima
Common Names sugar bowl
Family Buttercup
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
virgin's bower, western clematis (Clematis ligusticifolia)
Clematis ligusticifolia
Common Names virgin's bower, western clematis
Family Buttercup
Flower Color White, yellow
Plant Type Vine
Native Yes
Weed No
cleomella (Cleomella macbrideana)Cleomella macbrideana
Common Names Cleomella
Family Caper
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Forb
Short Description The cleomella pictured here was found on very poor, bare clay soil in the Succor Creek watershed.
Native Yes
Weed No
Yellow Beeplant (Cleome lutea)Cleome lutea
Common Names yellow beeplant, yellow spiderflower
Family Caper
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed Can be
Golden Beeplant (Cleome platycarpa)
Cleome platycarpa
Common Names golden beeplant, golden spiderflower
Family Caper
Native Yes
Weed No
rocky mountain beeplant (Cleome serrulata)Cleome serrulata
Common Names rocky mountain beeplant
Family Caper
Flower Color Purple
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed Can be
Clintonia, Queen's Cup (Clintonia uniflora)Clintonia uniflora
Common Names Clintonia, Queen's Cup
Family Lily
Flower Color Waxy white
Plant Type Forb
Short Description Short perennial, usually has single flowers.
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Blue-eyed Mary (Collinsia parviflora)
Collinsia parviflora
Common Names Blue-eyed Mary
Family Figwort or Snapdragon
Flower Color Blue and white
Plant Type Herb
Short Description Very small plant, flowers.
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
grand collomia (Collomia grandiflora)Collomia grandiflora
Common Names grand collomia
Family Phlox
Flower Color White, Orange
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
narrow-leaf collomia (Collomia linean's)
Collomia linearis
Common Names narrow-leaf collomia, tiny trumpet
Family Phlox
Flower Color light purple
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
bastard toadflax (Comandra umbellata)Comandra umbellata
Common Names bastard toadflax
Plant Type Forb
Short Description
Native Yes
Corallorhiza maculata
Common Names spotted coral-root
Family Orchid
Flower Color Brown, red, white
Short Description Saprophyte, forest floor. Leaves: No green leaves
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Corallorhiza trifida
Common Names early coral-root
Family Orchid
Flower Color Yellowish
Short Description Saprophyte, forest floor. Leaves: No green leaves
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
red-osier dogwood(Cornus stolonifera)
Cornus stolonifera
Common Names red-osier dogwood
Family Dogwood
Flower Color White
Plant Type Shrub
Short Description Red branched shrub.
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Black Hawthorn (Crataegus douglasii)Crataegus douglasii
Common Names black hawthorn
Family Rose
Flower Color White
Plant Type Shrub - Tree
Native Yes
Weed No
tapertip hawksbeard, longleaf hawksbeard, long-leafed hawksbeard
(Crepis acuminata)
Crepis acuminata
Common Names longleaf hawksbeard, tapertip hawksbeard, long-leafed hawksbeard
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
limestone hawksbeard (Crepis intermedia)Crepis intermedia
Common Names limestone hawksbeard
Family Composites, Sunflower
Native Yes
Weed No
Low hawksbeard, modoc hawksbeard(Crepis modocensis)Crepis modocensis
Common Names modoc hawksbeard, low hawksbeard
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
cryptantha (Cryptantha glomerata)
Cryptantha glomerata
Common Names cryptantha
Family Borage
Flower Color White
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
Hayden's Cymopterus (Cymopterus Bipinnatus)Cymopterus bipinnatus
Common Names Hayden's cymopterus
Family Parsley
Native Yes
Weed No
mountain lady's slipper(Cypripedium montanum)Cypripedium montanum
Common Names mountain lady's slipper
Family Orchid
Flower Color Brown and White
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
Blue Mountain prairie clover, Western prairie clover (Dalea ornata)
Dalea ornata
Common Names Blue Mountain prairie clover, Western prairie clover
Family Legume or Pea
Flower Color Pink, purple
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
Searl's prairie clover (Dalea searlsiae)
Dalea searlsiae
Common Names Searl's prairie clover
Family Legume or Pea
Flower Color Purple
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
sacred datura, angel's trumpet (Datura innoxia)
Datura innoxia
Common Names sacred datura, angel's trumpet
Family Potato
Flower Color White
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed Yes
bicolor larkspur, little larkspur (Delphinium bicolor) Delphinium bicolor
Common Names bicolor larkspur
Family Buttercup
Native Yes
Weed No
blue larkspur (Delphinium bicolor)
Delphinium bicolor
Common Names blue larkspur, little larkspur
Family Buttercup
Flower Color Blue
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
little larkspur (Delphinium bicolor)Delphinium bicolor
Common Names little larkspur
Family Buttercup
Plant Type Herb
Native , Yes
Weed No
Steer's head (Dicentra uniflora)Dicentra uniflora
Common Names steer's head
Family Bleeding heart or Fumatory
Flower Color White
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
alkali saltgrass (Distichlis stricta )Distichlis stricta
Common Names alkali saltgrass
Family Grass
Plant Type Grass
Short Description
Native Yes
Weed Can be
Jeffrey's shooting star (Dodecatheon jeffreyi)

Dodecatheon jeffreyi
Common Names Jeffrey's shooting star
Family Primrose
Flower Color Pink, purple
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall and many locations
Native Yes
Weed No
shootingstar (Dodecatheon pulchellum)
Dodecatheon pulchellum
Common Names shootingstar
Family Primrose
Flower Color Purple
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
showy downingia (Downingia elegans)Downingia elegans
Common Names showy downingia
Family Harebell
Flower Color Purple
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
wild cucumber (Echinocystis lobata)Echinocystis lobata
Common Names wild cucumber
Family Cucurbit
Flower Color Cream white
Plant Type Vine
Native Yes
Weed Can be
Great Basin Wild Rye (Elymus cinereus)Elymus cinereus
Common Names basin wildrye, giant wildrye, great basin wildrye
Family Grass
Flower Color Green, mixed
Plant Type Grass
Native Yes
Weed No
Squirreltail (Elymus elymoides)Elymus elymoides
Common Names squirreltail
Family Grass
Plant Type Grass
Native Yes
Weed No
horsetail (Equisetum arvense)
Equisetum arvense
Common Names horsetail
Family Horsetail
Flower Color -none-
Plant Type Forb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Scouringrush (Equisetum hyemale)Equisetum hyemale
Common Names scouringrush
Family Horsetail
Flower Color Brown
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed Yes
turkey mullein, doveweed (Eremocarpus setigerus)Eremocarpus setigerus
Common Names turkey mullein, doveweed
Family Spurge
Flower Color Light Green
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
gray rabbitbrush, rubber rabbitbrush, gray rabbit brush, rubber rabbit brush (Ericameria nauseosa)
Ericameria nauseosa
Common Names rubber rabbitbrush, gray rabbitbrush, gray rabbit brush, rubber rabbit brush
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Shrub
Short Description Gray rabbitbrush (Ericameria nauseosa) grows throughout Malheur County and surrounding areas of the intermountain west. It is an early succession plant following fire. Gray rabbitbrush is also known as rubber rabbitbrush and is a member of the Composite or Aster family.
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
basin rayless daisy, rayless fleabane (Erigeron concinnus var. aphanactis)
Erigeron concinnus var. aphanactis
Common Names basin rayless daisy, rayless fleabane, rayless shaggy fleabane
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
Wooly Daisy (Erigeron divergens)Erigeron divergens
Common Names Wooly Daisy
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Pale lavender
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
threenerve fleabane (Erigeron subtrinervis)Erigeron subtrinervis
Common Names threenerve fleabane
Family Composites, Sunflower
Native Yes
Weed No
yellow buckwheat (Eriogonum flavum)

Eriogonum flavum
Common Names yellow buckwheat
Family Buckwheat
Flower Color Yellow, red
Plant Type Shrub
Native Yes
Weed No
parsnip-flowered buckwheat (Eriogonum heracleoides)Eriogonum heracleoides
Common Names parsnip-flowered buckwheat
Family Buckwheat
Short Description parsnip-flowered buckwheat (Eriogonum heracleoides)
Native Yes
Weed No
blue mountain buckwheat (EriogonumStrictum)Eriogonum nidularium Coville
Common Names birdnest buckwheat
Family Buckwheat
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
cushion buckwheat, oval-leafed eriogonum (Eriogonum ovalifolium)
Eriogonum ovalifolium
Common Names cushion buckwheat, oval-leafed eriogonum
Family Buckwheat
Flower Color Cream white
Plant Type Shrub
Native Yes
Weed No
strict buckwheat (Eriogonum strictum)
Eriogonum strictum
Common Names strict buckwheat, Blue Mountain buckwheat
Family Buckwheat
Flower Color White-pale pink
Plant Type Shrub
Short Description Very low growing.
Native Yes
Weed No
thymeleaf buckwheat (Eriogonum thymoides)Eriogonum thymoides
Common Names Thymeleaf buckwheat
Family Buckwheat
Native Yes
Weed No
sulphur-flowered buckwheat, sulphur buckwheat (Eriogonum umbellatum)
Eriogonum umbellatum
Common Names sulphur-flowered buckwheat, sulphur buckwheat
Family Buckwheat
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
Oregon Sunshine, wooly sunflower (Eriophyllum lanatum)Eriophyllum lanatum
Common Names Oregon sunshine, wooly sunflower
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
Glacier Lily (Erythronium grandiflorum)

Erythronium grandiflorum
Common Names glacier lily
Family Lily
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Forb
Location McCall and many locations
Native Yes
Weed No
Woodland strawberry, wild strawberry (Fragaria vesca)Fragaria vesca
Common Names woodland strawberry, wild strawberry
Family Rose
Flower Color White
Location McCall and many locations
Native Yes
Weed No
Virginia strawberry, wild strawberry (Fragaria virginiana)Fragaria virginiana
Common Names Virginia strawberry, wild strawberry
Family Rose
Flower Color White
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Frasera montana
Common Names white frasera
Family Gentian
Flower Color White, cream
Plant Type Herb
Short Description Small perrenial.
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Yellow Bell (Fritillaria pudica)Fritillaria pudica
Common Names yellowbell
Family Lily
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Forb
Location McCall and many locations
Native Yes
Weed No
blanket flower (Gaillardia pinnatifida)Gaillardia pinnatifida
Common Names blanket flower
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Yellow, red
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
small-flowered gaura (Gaura mollis)Gaura mollis
Common Names small-flowered gaura
Family Evening Primrose
Flower Color Pink, Green
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed Yes
explorer's bog gentian, northern gentian (Gentiana acuta)

Gentiana acuta
Common Names explorer's bog gentian, northern gentian
Family Gentian
Flower Color Purple, blue
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
Sticky Geranium (Geranium viscosissimum)Geranium viscosissimum
Common Names sticky geranium, sticky purple geranium
Family Geranium
Flower Color Pink, purple
Plant Type Herb
Short Description Leaves: Palmately divided
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Scarlet Gilia (Gilia aggregata)Gilia aggregata
Common Names scarlet gilia
Family Phlox
Flower Color Red
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
spiny greasebush (Glossopetalon spinescens )
Glossopetalon spinescens
Common Names spiny greasebush
Family Crossosoma
Flower Color White
Plant Type Shrub
Native Yes
Weed No
wild licorice (Glycyrrhiza lepidota)Glycyrrhiza lepidota
Common Names wild licorice
Family Legume or Pea
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed Yes
Rattlesnake Plantain (Goodyera oblongifolia)Goodyera oblongifolia
Common Names rattlesnake plantain
Family Orchid
Flower Color -dull-
Plant Type Forb
Short Description Forest floor. Leaves: White stripe on midrib
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Hopsage (Grayia spinosa)Grayia spinosa
Common Names hopsage, spiny hopsage
Family Goosefoot
Flower Color Pink, Yellow, Creamy White
Plant Type Shrub
Short Description Formerly Atriplex spinosa.
Native Yes
Weed No
curlycup gumweed (Grindelia squarrosa)
Grindelia squarrosa
Common Names curlycup gumweed
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed Can be
broom snakeweed (Gutierrezia sarothrae)
Gutierrezia sarothrae
Common Names broom snakeweed
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Shrub - grass
Short Description Poisonous
Native Yes
Weed No
bog orchid (Habenaria dilatata)
Habenaria dilatata
Common Names bog orchid
Family Orchid
Flower Color White
Plant Type Forb
Short Description Thin spikelike raceme of flowers.
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
oneflower helianthella, rocky mountain helianthella, rocky mountain little sunflower (Helianthella uniflora)
Helianthella uniflora
Common Names oneflower helianthella, rocky mountain helianthella, rocky mountain little sunflower
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Brilliant Yellow
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
Sunflower (Helianthus annuus)
Helianthus annuus
Common Names sunflower
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed Can be
Cusick's Sunflower (Helianthus cusickii)
Helianthus cusickii
Common Names Cusick's Sunflower
Family Composites, Sunflower
Native Yes
Weed No
showy goldeneye (Heliomeris multiflora)Heliomeris multiflora
Common Names showy goldeneye
Short Description Annual to weak perennial.
Native Yes
Weed No
salt heliotrope (Heliotropium curassavicum L.) Heliotropium curassavicum L.
Common Names salt heliotrope
Family Borage
Plant Type Shrub
Native Yes
Weed No
cow parsnip (Heracleum lanatum)
Heracleum lanatum
Common Names cow parsnip
Family Parsley
Flower Color White
Plant Type Herb
Short Description Photosensitive skin reaction, wet soil. Is poisonous to humans.
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
false strawberry, dwarf hesperochiron (Hesperochiron pumilus)Hesperochiron pumilus
Common Names false strawberry
Family Waterleaf
Native Yes
Weed No
Ocean Spray (Holodiscus discolor)Holodiscus discolor
Common Names ocean spray
Family Rose
Flower Color Cream white
Plant Type Shrub
Native Yes
Weed No
foxtail barley (Hordeum jubatum)Hordeum jubatum
Common Names foxtail barley
Family Poaceae
Native Yes
dwarf waterleaf (Hydrophyllum capitatum)Hydrophyllum capitatum
Common Names dwarf waterleaf
Family Waterleaf
Flower Color Pink, purple
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
Iris Sp.Iris sp.
Common Names Iris
Family Iris
Flower Color Purple, Cream, Yellow
Short Description perennial
Native Yes
Weed No
poverty sumpweed (Iva axillaris)Iva axillaris
Common Names poverty sumpweed
Family Composites, Sunflower
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed Can be
Ivesia rhypara
Common Names grimy mousetail
Family Rose
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Western Juniper (Juniperus occidentalis)Juniperus occidentalis
Common Names western juniper
Family Cypress
Plant Type Tree
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed Can be
Utah Juniper (Juniperus osteosperma)Juniperus osteosperma
Common Names Utah juniper
Family Cypress
Flower Color Yellowish
Plant Type Tree
Native Yes
Weed No
alpine laurel, swamp laurel (Kalmia microphylla)
Kalmia microphylla
Common Names alpine laurel, swamp laurel
Family Heath
Flower Color Pink, purple
Plant Type Shrub
Native Yes
Weed No
Winterfat (Krascheninnikovia lanata)Krascheninnikovia lanata
Common Names white sage, winterfat
Family Goosefoot
Flower Color White
Plant Type Shrub
Native Yes
Weed No
stickseed, wild forget-me-not(Lappula velutina)Lappula velutina
Common Names stickseed, wild forget-me-not
Family Borage
Flower Color Blue
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
Western Larch (Larix occidentalis)Larix occidentalis
Common Names western larch
Family Pine
Plant Type Tree
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
peavine (Lathyrus nevadensis)Lathyrus nevadensis
Common Names peavine
Family Legume or Pea
Flower Color Lavender, light blue
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
Few-flowered Peavine (Lathyrus pauciflorus)
Lathyrus pauciflorus
Common Names few-flowered peavine
Family Legume or Pea
Flower Color Purple
Plant Type Vine
Native Yes
Weed No
bushy peavine (Lathyrus rigidus)
Lathyrus rigidus
Common Names bushy peavine
Family Legume or Pea
Flower Color White
Plant Type Vine
Native Yes
Weed No
labrador tea(Ledum groenlandicum)
Ledum groenlandicum
Common Names labrador tea
Family Heath
Flower Color White
Plant Type Shrub
Location McCall and many locations
Native Yes
Weed No
bladder pod (Lesquerella douglasii)
Lesquerella douglasii
Common Names bladder pod
Family Mustard
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
sand lily, star lily, mountain lily (Leucocrinum montanum)Leucocrinum montanum
Common Names mountain lily , sand lily, star lily
Family Lily
Flower Color White
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
Bitterroot (Lewisia rediviva)
Lewisia rediviva
Common Names Bitterroot, Bitter root
Family Purslane
Flower Color White/Purple
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
Twinflower (Linnaea borealis) close-upLinnaea borealis
Common Names twinflower
Family Honeysuckle
Flower Color Pink
Plant Type Shrub
Short Description A very small shrub like vine that grows as an understory in pine forests, 4 in tall, hugs soil or rock surface.
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Lewis flax (Linum lewisii)Linum lewisii
Common Names Lewis flax
Family Flax
Flower Color Blue
Plant Type Forb
Native Owyhee, Yes
prairie star, woodland star (Lithophragma heterophyllum)
Lithophragma heterophyllum
Common Names woodland star, prairie star
Family Saxifrage
Flower Color White
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
prairie starflower (Lithophragma parviflorum)Lithophragma parviflorum
Common Names prairie starflower
Family Saxifrage
Native Yes
Weed No
puccoon, wayside gromwell (Lithospermum ruderale)
Lithospermum ruderale
Common Names puccoon, wayside gromwell
Family Borage
Flower Color Yellowish
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
desert swale parsley (Lomatium ambiguum)Lomatium ambiguum
Common Names desert swale parsley
Family Parsley
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
Canby's lomatium (Lomatium canbyi)
Lomatium canbyi
Common Names Canby's lomatium
Family Parsley
Flower Color White-pale pink
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
cous biscuit-root, cous-root desert-parsley (Lomatium cous)
Lomatium cous
Common Names cous biscuit-root, cous-root desert-parsley
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
desert parsley, fernleaf biscuitroot, fern-leafed lomatium, fern-leafed desert parsley (Lomatium dissectum)Lomatium dissectum
Common Names fern-leafed desert parsley, fernleaf biscuitroot, desert parsley, fern-leafed lomatium
Family Parsley
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
Gray's lomatium, Gray's desert parsley (Lomatium grayi)
Lomatium grayi
Common Names Gray's desert parsley, Gray's lomatium
Family Parsley
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
barestem lomatium (Lomatium nudicaule)
Lomatium nudicaule
Common Names barestem lomatium, bare-stem desert parsley
Family Parsley
Flower Color Yellowish
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
Nine-leaved Desert Parsley (Lomatium triternatum)Lomatium triternatum
Common Names nine-leaved desert parsley
Family Parsley
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
black twinberry (Lonicera involucrata)
Lonicera involucrata
Common Names black twinberry
Family Honeysuckle
Flower Color Pale yellow
Plant Type Shrub
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
red twinberry, Utah honeysuckle (Lonicera utahensis)
Lonicera utahensis
Common Names red twinberry, Utah honeysuckle
Family Honeysuckle
Flower Color Pale Yellow or Red
Plant Type Shrub
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Spur Lupine (Lupinus arbustus)Lupinus arbustus
Common Names spur lupine
Family Legume or Pea
Flower Color Yellow, white, purple
Plant Type Shrub
Native Yes
Weed No
kellogg spurred lupine(Lupinus caudatus)
Lupinus caudatus
Common Names kellogg spurred lupine
Family Legume or Pea
Flower Color White-pale pink
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
Lupinus sp.
Common Names bluebonnet, lupine
Family Legume or Pea
Flower Color Blue
Plant Type Herb
Short Description Leaves: Palmate compound
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Lygodesmia juncea
Common Names rush skeletonplant
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color light purple
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed Yes
Skunk Cabbage (Lysichitum americanum)Lysichitum americanum
Common Names skunk cabbage
Family Calla-lily
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
tall purple aster, hoary aster, hoary tansyaster (Machaeranthera canescens)
Machaeranthera canescens
Common Names tall purple aster, hoary aster, hoary tansyaster
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Purple
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
Oregon Grape (Mahonia repens)Mahonia repens
Common Names Oregon grape
Family Barberry
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Shrub
Short Description Grape-like berries. Leaves: Prickly toothed leaflets
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
whitestem blazingstar (Mentzelia albicaulis)Mentzelia albicaulis
Common Names whitestem blazingstar
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
blazing star (Mentzelia laevicaulis)
Mentzelia laevicaulis
Common Names blazing star, smoothstem blazingstar
Family Blazing Star
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
Long-flowered Bluebell (Mertensia longifloria)Mertensia longifloria
Common Names long-flowered bluebell
Family Borage
Flower Color Blue
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
broad-leaf bluebells (Mertensia platyphylla)
Mertensia platyphylla
Common Names broad-leaf bluebells
Family Borage
Flower Color Blue
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Nodding Microseris (Microseris Nutans)Microseris nutans
Common Names nodding microseris
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
Cusick's monkeyflower (Mimulus cusickii)
Mimulus cusickii
Common Names Cusick's monkeyflower
Family Figwort or Snapdragon
Flower Color Magenta
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
Lewis' monkeyflower(Mimulus lewisii)Mimulus lewisii
Common Names Lewis' monkeyflower
Family Figwort or Snapdragon
Flower Color Magenta
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
dwarf purple monkeyflower (Mimulus nanus)
Mimulus nanus
Common Names dwarf purple monkeyflower
Family Figwort or Snapdragon
Flower Color Pink, purple
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
little yellow monkeyflower(Mimulus primuloides)Mimulus primuloides
Common Names little yellow monkeyflower
Family Figwort or Snapdragon
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
Wishbone-bush (Mirabilis laevis var. retrorsa)
Mirabilis laevis var. retrorsa
Common Names Wishbone-bush
Plant Type Forb
Short Description perennial
Native Yes
bigleaf sandwort, franklin's sandwort (Moehringia macrophylla)
Moehringia macrophylla
Common Names bigleaf sandwort, franklin's sandwort
Family Pink
Flower Color White
Plant Type Herb
Short Description previously known as Arenaria macrophylla
Native Yes
Weed No
Monardella (Monardella odoratissima)Monardella odoratissima
Common Names monardella
Family Mint
Flower Color light purple
Plant Type Shrub
Native Yes
Weed No
water montia, water miner's lettuce (Montia chamissoi)Montia chamissoi
Common Names water montia, water miner's lettuce
Family Purslane
Flower Color White/Purple
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
narrowleaf minerslettuce, indian lettuce (Montia linearis)Montia linearis
Common Names narrowleaf minerslettuce, indian lettuce
Family Purslane
Flower Color White
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
ground nama (Nama aretioides)Nama aretioides
Common Names ground nama
Family Waterleaf
Flower Color light purple
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
yellow water lily, indian pond lily(Nuphar polysepala)
Nuphar polysepala
Common Names yellow water lily, indian pond lily
Family Water Lily
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
desert evening primrose (Oenothera caespitosa)
Oenothera caespitosa
Common Names desert evening primrose
Family Evening Primrose
Flower Color White
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
pale evening primrose(Oenothera pallida Lindl. )Oenothera pallida Lindl.
Common Names Pale evening primrose
Family Evening Primrose
Flower Color Pale pink
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
tansey-leaf evening primrose (Oenothera tanacetifolia)
growing on a dry lake bottom.Oenothera tanacetifolia
Common Names tansey-leaf evening primrose
Family Evening Primrose
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
ninebark(Opulaster malvaceus)
Opulaster malvaceus
Common Names ninebark
Family Rose
Flower Color White
Plant Type Shrub
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
broomrape (Orobanche sp.)
Orobanche sp.
Common Names broomrape
Family Broomrape
Flower Color Yellow, white, purple
Short Description Broomrape
Native Yes
Weed No
sweet cicely (Osmorhiza chilensis)Osmorhiza chilensis
Common Names sweet cicely
Family Parsley
Flower Color White
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
wild peony (Paeonia brownii)Paeonia brownii
Common Names Wild Peony
Family Buttercup
Flower Color Brown-reddish
Plant Type Herb
Short Description Compact near ground. Leaves: Deeply lobed, leathery
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Pellitory (Parietaria pensylvanica)
Parietaria pensylvanica
Common Names pellitory
Family Nettle
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed Yes
Elephanthead (Pedicularis groenlandica)Pedicularis groenlandica
Common Names elephanthead
Family Figwort or Snapdragon
Flower Color Pink, purple
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
sand-dune penstemon, sand-hill penstemon (Penstemon acuminatus)
Penstemon acuminatus
Common Names sanddune penstemon, sharp-leafed penstemon, sand penstemon, sandhill penstemon
Family Figwort or Snapdragon
Flower Color Purple, blue
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
Cusick's Penstemon (Penstemon Cusickii)Penstemon cusickii
Common Names Cusick's penstemon, Cusick's beartongue
Family Figwort or Snapdragon
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
hot-rock penstemon (Penstemon deustus)
Penstemon deustus
Common Names hot-rock penstemon
Family Figwort or Snapdragon
Flower Color White
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
firecracker penstemon (Penstemon eatonii )
Penstemon eatonii
Common Names firecracker penstemon
Family Figwort or Snapdragon
Flower Color Red
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
Gairdneri's beardtongue, Gairdneri's penstemon (Penstemon gairdneri)Penstemon gairdneri
Common Names Gairdneri's beardtongue
Family Figwort or Snapdragon
Flower Color light purple
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
Glandular Penstemon (Penstemon Glandulosus) Penstemon glandulosus
Common Names glandular penstemon, stickystem penstemon
Family Figwort or Snapdragon
Flower Color Blue, lavender
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes, Yes
Glandular Penstemon (Penstemon Glandulosus) Penstemon glandulosus
Common Names glandular penstemon, stickystem penstemon
Family Figwort or Snapdragon
Flower Color Blue, lavender
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes, Yes
Short-lobed Penstemon (Penstemon Seorsus)Penstemon seorsus
Common Names short-lobed penstemon, shortlobe penstemon
Family Figwort or Snapdragon
Flower Color Purple, blue
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
showy penstemon, royal penstemon, sagebrush penstemon (Penstemon speciosus)
Penstemon speciosus
Common Names showy penstemon, royal penstemon, sagebrush penstemon
Family Figwort or Snapdragon
Flower Color Purple, blue
Plant Type Shrub
Native Yes
Weed No
Penstemon spp.
Common Names penstemon, beardtongue
Family Figwort or Snapdragon
Flower Color Purple
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Wilcoxs penstemon (Penstemon wilcoxii)Penstemon wilcoxii
Common Names Wilcoxs penstemon
Family Figwort or Snapdragon
Flower Color Purple, blue
Plant Type Herb
Short Description Common summer flower at McCall, ID.
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Wild Crab Apple (Peraphyllum ramosissimum)Peraphyllum ramosissimum
Common Names wild crabapple, squaw apple, wild crab apple
Family Rose
Native No, Yes
Weed Can be
yampah (Perideridia gairdneri)Perideridia gairdneri
Common Names yampah
Family Parsley
Flower Color White
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
silverleaf phacelia(Phacelia hastata)Phacelia hastata
Common Names silverleaf phacelia
Family Waterleaf
Flower Color Green, Red
Plant Type Forb
Location McCall and many locations
Native Yes
Weed Can be
Linear-leafed Phacelia (Phacelia linearis)Phacelia linearis
Common Names linear-leafed phacelia, threadleaf phacelia
Family Waterleaf
Flower Color Purple
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
Syringa(Philadelphus lewisii)Philadelphus lewisii
Common Names Syringa
Family Hydrangea
Flower Color Cream white
Plant Type Shrub
Native Yes
Weed No
Snake River phlox (Phlox colubrina)
Phlox colubrina
Common Names Snake River phlox
Family Phlox
Flower Color White to pink
Plant Type Shrub
Native Yes
Weed No
Hood's phlox(Phlox hoodii)
Phlox hoodii
Common Names Hood's phlox
Family Phlox
Flower Color White to pink
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
long-leafed phlox(Phlox longifolia)Phlox longifolia
Common Names long-leafed phlox
Family Phlox
Flower Color White to pink
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
wallflower phoenicaulis (Phoenicaulis cheiranthoides Nutt.)Phoenicaulis cheiranthoides Nutt.
Common Names wallflower phoenicaulis, daggerpod
Flower Color Purple
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
pink heather(Phyllodoce breweri)Phyllodoce breweri
Common Names pink heather
Family Heath
Flower Color Pink
Plant Type Shrub
Native Yes
Weed No
Red Heather (Phyllodoce empetriformis)Phyllodoce empetriformis
Common Names red heather
Family Heath
Flower Color Pink, purple
Plant Type Shrub
Native Yes
Weed No
Englemann Spruce (Picea engelmannii)Picea engelmannii
Common Names Englemann spruce
Family Pine
Plant Type Tree
Short Description Spire shaped tree, 4 angled needles. Leaves: Sharp needles
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Lodgepole Pine (Pinus contorta)Pinus contorta
Common Names lodgepole pine
Family Pine
Plant Type Tree
Short Description Medium length needles, thin bark, small cones. Leaves: needles in 2's
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
limber pine (Pinus flexilis)Pinus flexilis
Common Names limber pine
Family Pine
Plant Type Tree
Native Yes
Weed No
sugar pine (Pinus lambertiana)Pinus lambertiana
Common Names sugar pine
Family Pine
Plant Type Tree
Native Yes
Ponderosa Pine (Pinus ponderosa)
Pinus ponderosa
Common Names ponderosa pine
Family Pine
Plant Type Tree
Short Description Long needled, thick puzzle bark. Leaves: Needles in 3's
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Jacob's Ladder (Polemonium pulcherrimum)
Polemonium pulcherrimum
Common Names Jacob's Ladder
Family Phlox
Flower Color Blue
Plant Type Herb
Short Description Leaves: Alt. pinnately compound
Location McCall and many locations
Native Yes
Weed No
Smartweed (Polygonum)Polygonum
Common Names smart weed, smartweed
Family Buckwheat
Flower Color Pink and Yellowish
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed Yes
Water smartweed (Polygonum coccineum)Polygonum coccineum
Common Names water smartweed
Family Buckwheat
Flower Color Pink
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed Yes
black cottonwood (Populus balsamifera L. ssp. trichocarpa) Populus balsamifera L. ssp. trichocarpa
Common Names black cottonwood
Location McCall and many locations
Native Yes
eastern cottonwood, necklace poplar, great plains cottonwood (Populus deltoides)
Populus deltoides
Common Names eastern cottonwood, necklace poplar, great plains cottonwood
Family Willow
Plant Type Tree
Native Yes
Weed No
Quaking aspen (Populus tremuloides) tree with typical white bark.Populus tremuloides
Common Names quaking aspen
Family Willow
Plant Type Tree
Location McCall and many locations
Native Yes
Weed No
black cottonwood (Populus trichocarpa)
Populus trichocarpa
Common Names black cottonwood
Family Willow
Flower Color -none-
Plant Type Tree
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Diverse-leafed Cinquefoil (Potentilla diversifolia)Potentilla diversifolia
Common Names diverse-leafed cinquefoil
Family Rose
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
cinquefoil (Potentilla spp.)
Potentilla spp.
Common Names cinquefoil
Family Rose
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
bittercherry (Prunus emarginata)
Prunus emarginata
Common Names bittercherry
Family Rose
Flower Color White
Plant Type Shrub - Tree
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
common chokecherry (Prunus virginiana)Prunus virginiana
Common Names common chokecherry
Family Rose
Flower Color White
Plant Type Tree
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Douglas fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii)
Pseudotsuga menziesii
Common Names Douglas fir
Family Pine
Plant Type Tree
Short Description Needles around stem, tounges on cones. Leaves: Needles singular
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
bracken fern (Pteridium aquilinum)
Pteridium aquilinum
Common Names bracken fern
Family Polypod
Flower Color -none-
Plant Type Herb
Short Description Bracken fern is a common forest understory fern.
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
bitterbrush (Purshia tridentata)Purshia tridentata
Common Names bitterbrush, antelope bitterbrush
Family Rose
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Shrub
Short Description Nearby Camp Morrison.
Native Yes
Weed No
Pyrola chlorantha
Common Names green pyrola
Family Heath
Flower Color Green-white
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Pyrola secunda
Common Names sidebells pyrola
Family Heath
Flower Color White
Plant Type Herb
Short Description 9-12" tall.
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Pyrola sp
Common Names lesser pyrola
Family Heath
Flower Color Pink, rose
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
buttercup (Ranunculus glaberrimus)Ranunculus glaberrimus
Common Names sagebrush buttercup
Family Buttercup
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
buttercup (Ranunculus sp)
Ranunculus sp
Common Names buttercup
Family Buttercup
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Smooth sumac (Rhus glabra)
Rhus glabra
Common Names smooth sumac
Family Sumac
Flower Color Red
Plant Type Shrub - Tree
Native Yes
Golden Currant (Ribes aureum) 


Ribes aureum
Common Names golden currant
Family Gooseberry
Flower Color Yellowish
Plant Type Shrub
Short Description Golden currant
Native Yes
Weed No
Wax Currant (Ribes cereum)Ribes cereum
Common Names wax currant
Family Gooseberry
Flower Color White
Plant Type Shrub
Native Yes
Weed No
Gooseberry (Ribes sp.)Ribes sp.
Common Names gooseberry
Family Gooseberry
Flower Color Green, Red
Plant Type Shrub
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Sticky Currant (Ribes viscosissimum)Ribes viscosissimum
Common Names sticky currant
Family Gooseberry
Flower Color White
Plant Type Shrub
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
marsh yellowcress (Rorippa islandica)Rorippa islandica
Common Names marsh yellowcress
Family Mustard
Native Yes
Weed No
Woods' rose(Rosa woodsii)Rosa woodsii
Common Names Woods' rose
Family Rose
Flower Color Pink
Plant Type Shrub
Native Yes
Weed No
Rubus idaeus
Common Names red raspberry
Family Rose
Flower Color White
Plant Type Shrub
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
thimbleberry (Rubus parviflorus)
 Rubus parviflorus
Common Names thimbleberry
Family Rose
Flower Color White
Plant Type Shrub
Short Description Red edible berries, very large leaves.
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
western coneflower (Rudbeckia occidentalis)Rudbeckia occidentalis
Common Names western coneflower
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Brown
Plant Type Herb
Short Description Brown cone, not showy.
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
sand dock (Rumex venosus)Rumex venosus
Common Names sand dock
Family Buckwheat
Flower Color Pink and Yellowish
Plant Type Forb
Short Description perennial
Native Yes
Weed No
coyote willow (Salix exigua)
Salix exigua
Common Names coyote willow
Family Willow
Flower Color -none-
Plant Type Shrub
Native Yes
Weed No
black willow (Salix nigra)
Salix nigra
Common Names black willow
Family Willow
Plant Type Tree
Native Yes
Weed No
MacKenzie's willow (Salix rigida)
Salix rigida
Common Names MacKenzie's willow
Family Willow
Flower Color Brown and White
Plant Type Shrub - Tree
Native Yes
Weed No
willow (Salix sp.)
Salix sp.
Common Names willow
Family Willow
Plant Type Shrub
Location McCall and many locations
Native Yes
Weed No
purple sage (Salvia dorrii var. carnosa)
Salvia dorrii var. carnosa
Common Names purple sage
Family Mint
Flower Color Purple
Plant Type Shrub
Native Yes
Weed No
Blue elderberry (Sambucus nigra ssp. cerulea)Sambucus nigra ssp. cerulea
Common Names blue elderberry
Family Honeysuckle
Flower Color Cream white
Plant Type Shrub
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Red elderberry (Sambucus racemosa)
Sambucus racemosa
Common Names red elderberry
Family Honeysuckle
Flower Color Cream white
Plant Type Shrub
Short Description Pith in center of stem. Leaves: Pinnately divided
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Greasewood (Sarcobatus vermiculatus)Sarcobatus vermiculatus
Common Names greasewood
Family Goosefoot
Flower Color Pale yellow
Plant Type Shrub
Short Description This plant is moderately poisonous to sheep and cattle if consumed in large amounts. Its toxicity increases as the plant matures.
Native Yes
Weed No
bull rush (Scirpus spp.)
Scirpus spp.
Common Names bull rush
Family Sedge
Flower Color Brown
Plant Type Sedge
Native Yes
Weed No
Stonecrop (Sedum sp.)Sedum sp.
Common Names stonecrop
Family Stonecrop
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
tall ragwort (Senecio serra)Senecio serra
Common Names tall ragwort
Family Composites, Sunflower
Native Yes
Oregon Checker-Mallow (Sidalcea oregana)Sidalcea oregana
Common Names Oregon checkerbloom, Oregon checker-mallow
Family Mallow
Native Yes
Weed No
False Solomon's Seal (Smilacina racemosa)
Smilacina racemosa
Common Names False Solomon's Seal
Family Lily
Flower Color White
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Wild Lily of the Valley (Smilacina stellata)Smilacina stellata
Common Names starry false lily of the valley, false Solomons seal
Family Lily
Flower Color White
Plant Type Forb
Short Description Alternate zig-zag pattern of leaves and flowers.
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
cutleaf nightshade (Solanum triflorum)Solanum triflorum
Common Names cutleaf nighshade
Family Solanaceae
Native Yes
Canada goldenrod (Solidago canadensis)
Solidago canadensis
Common Names Canada goldenrod
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed Can be
Mountain-ash or rowan (Sorbus sp.)Sorbus sp
Common Names rowan, mountain ash, Mountain-ash
Family Rose
Flower Color Cream white
Plant Type Shrub - Tree
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
red globe mallow (Sphaeralcea coccinea)
Sphaeralcea coccinea
Common Names red globe mallow
Family Mallow
Flower Color Red, Orange
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
gooseberryleaf globemallow (Sphaeralcea grossulariifolia)Sphaeralcea grossulariifolia
Common Names gooseberry leaf globe mallow, gooseberryleaf globemallow
Family Mallow
Flower Color Orange, Yellow
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
Orange Globe Mallow (Sphaeralcea munroana)
Sphaeralcea munroana
Common Names orange globe mallow, Munro's globemallow
Family Mallow
Flower Color Orange, Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
small flower globe mallow (Sphaeralcea parvifolia)Sphaeralcea parvifolia
Common Names small flower globe mallow
Family Mallow
Flower Color Orange, Yellow
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
shiny-leaf spirea(Spiraea betulifolia)Spiraea betulifolia
Common Names shiny-leaf spirea
Family Rose
Flower Color White
Plant Type Shrub
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
sub-alpine spirea (Spiraea densiflora)
Spiraea densiflora
Common Names sub-alpine spirea
Family Rose
Flower Color Pink
Plant Type Shrub
Native Yes
Weed No
Douglas Spirea (Spiraea douglasii)Spiraea douglasii
Common Names Douglas Spirea
Family Rose
Flower Color Pink, rose
Plant Type Shrub
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Pyramid spirea (Spiraea pyramidata)Spiraea pyramidata
Common Names pyramid spirea
Family Rose
Flower Color Pink
Plant Type Shrub
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Prince's plume (Stanleya pinnata)

Stanleya pinnata
Common Names Prince's plume
Family Mustard
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Shrub
Native Yes
Weed No
Twisted Stalk (Streptopus amplexifolius)Streptopus amplexifolius
Common Names twisted stalk
Family Lily
Flower Color Purple, white
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
snowberry (Symphoricarpos oreophilus)
Symphoricarpos oreophilus
Common Names snowberry
Family Honeysuckle
Flower Color White to pink
Plant Type Shrub
Short Description Conspicuous white fruit.
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
Meadow Rue (Thalictrum occidentale)Thalictrum occidentale
Common Names meadow rue
Family Buttercup
Flower Color Brown
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
thick-leaf thelypody, cut-leaf thelypody (Thelypodium laciniatum )
Thelypodium laciniatum
Common Names thick-leaf thelypody, cut-leaf thelypody
Family Mustard
Flower Color White/Purple
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
golden pea (Thermopsis montana)
Thermopsis montana
Common Names golden pea
Family Legume or Pea
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Short Description Not palatable to livestock
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
showy townsend daisy (Townsendia florifer)Townsendia florifer
Common Names showy townsend daisy
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color White
Plant Type Forb
Short Description Annual plant..
Native Yes
poison ivy (Toxicodendron rydbergii)
Toxicodendron rydbergii
Common Names poison ivy
Family Sumac
Plant Type Shrub
Native Yes
Weed Can be
big-head clover (Trifolium macrocephalum)
Trifolium macrocephalum
Common Names big-head clover, largehead clover
Family Legume or Pea
Flower Color Pink and Yellowish
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
Trillium (Trillium ovatum)flower close-upTrillium ovatum
Common Names trillium
Family Lily
Flower Color White to pink
Plant Type Forb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
westren hemlock (Tsuga heterophylla)Tsuga heterophylla
Common Names western hemlock
Family Pine
Plant Type Tree
Native Yes
Weed No
cat-tail (Typha latifolia)
Typha latifolia
Common Names cat-tail
Family Cat-Tail
Flower Color Brown
Plant Type Forb
Short Description Tall perennial, creeping rhizomes.
Native Yes
Weed No
Stinging Nettle (Urtica dioica)

Urtica dioica
Common Names stinging nettle
Family Nettle
Flower Color Green
Plant Type Forb
Location McCall and many locations
Native Yes
Weed Can be
grouse whortleberry, red huckleberry (Vaccinium scoparium)
Vaccinium scoparium
Common Names grouse whortleberry, red huckleberry
Family Heath
Flower Color Red
Plant Type Shrub
Short Description Leaves: Very small shrub
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
huckleberry (Vaccinium sp)
Vaccinium sp
Common Names huckleberry
Family Heath
Flower Color Blue
Plant Type Shrub
Location McCall
Native Yes, Yes
Weed No
huckleberry (Vaccinium sp)
Vaccinium sp
Common Names huckleberry
Family Heath
Flower Color Blue
Plant Type Shrub
Location McCall
Native Yes, Yes
Weed No
Valerian (Valeriana sp.)Valeriana sp.
Common Names valerian
Family Valerian
Flower Color White
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
California false hellebore, corn lily, skunk cabbage (Veratrum californicum)Veratrum californicum
Common Names skunk cabbage, corn lily, California false hellebore
Family Lily
Flower Color White
Plant Type Forb
Location McCall and many locations
Native , Yes
Weed No
Green false Hellebore (Veratrum viride)
Veratrum viride
Common Names green false hellebore
Family Lily
Flower Color Green, mixed
Plant Type Forb
Short Description False hellebore is a common plant of mid and high elevation marshes, growing exclusively on soils that have a continual source of free water.
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
prostrate vervain, bigbract verbena(Verbena bracteata)Verbena bracteata
Common Names prostrate vervain, bigbract verbena
Family Verbena
Flower Color light purple
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
early blue violet (Viola adnuca var. unknown)
Viola adnuca var. unknown
Common Names early blue violet
Family Violet
Flower Color Blue
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
pale mountain violet (Viola adunca var. glabra)
Viola adunca var. glabra
Common Names pale mountain violet
Family Violet
Flower Color Blue
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
beckwith's violet (Viola beckwithii)
Viola beckwithii
Common Names Beckwith's violet
Family Violet
Flower Color Purple, white
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
yellow prarie violet, yellow mountain violet (Viola venosa)
Viola venosa
Common Names yellow prairie violet, yellow mountain violet
Family Violet
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
Mule's Ear (Wyethia amplexicaulis)Wyethia amplexicaulis
Common Names mule's ear, mule-ears
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Native Yes
Weed No
white-rayed wyethia (Wyethia helianthoides)
Wyethia helianthoides
Common Names white-rayed wyethia, sunflower mule-ears
Family Composites, Sunflower
Flower Color White
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall
Native Yes
Weed No
beargrass, squaw grass (Xerophyllum tenax)
Xerophyllum tenax
Common Names beargrass, squaw grass
Family Lily
Flower Color White
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
mountain death camas, mountain deathcamas (Zigadenus elegans)Zigadenus elegans
Common Names mountain death camas, mountain deathcamas
Family Lily
Flower Color White
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No
foothill deathcamas, foothill death camas (Zigadenus paniculatus)Zigadenus paniculatus
Common Names foothill deathcamas
Family Lily
Native Yes
meadow death camas, meadow deathcamas (Zigadenus venenosus)Zigadenus venenosus
Common Names meadow death camas, meadow deathcamas
Family Lily
Flower Color White
Plant Type Forb
Native Yes
Weed No

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