Weeds and Wildflowers of Utah -- Home Page

Utah Weeds and Wildflowers


Utah Weeds and Wildflowers -- Home Page

Alphabetical Index
                                                      

                                  

Wasatch Mountain Scene Alpine Plants -- (Above 8,000 ft)

Anemone
Ash, Mountain
Aspen, Quaking
Asters and Daisies
Baneberry
Bistort
Bluebells
Buckwheat
Cinquefoil
Columbine
Coneflower
Conifers (Pine/Fir/Spruce)
Coral Bells
Elderberry, Red
Everlasting, Pearly
Ferns
Fireweed
Flax, King (yellow)
Fuchsia, Wild
Geranium
Gilia
Goldeneye
Gooseberry Currant
Groundsel
Horsemint
Ivesia
Jacob's Ladder
Larkspur
Lupine
Maple, Rocky Mountain
Meadow Rue
Monkshood
Mountain Lover
Ninebark
Owlclover
Pennyroyal, Mountain
Penstemons
Primrose, Parry's
Snowberry
Snowbush
Stonecrop
Strawberry
Sunflower, Little
Thimbleberry
Twinberry
Valerian, Edible

*Sneezeweed



A path through the foothills Oak/Maple Communities -- (~5,000 to 8,000 ft)

Astragalus
Balsamroot
Biscuitroot (Lomatium)
Bitterbrush
Bluebells, Short-style
Buckwheat, Redroot
Chokecherry
Cliffrose
Cryptantha
Currant, Golden
Dandelion, Mountain
Evening Primrose
Globemallow
Goldenrod
Grass, Grama
Grass, Indian Ricegrass
Grass, Needle & Thread
Grass Widows
Hound's Tongue
Iris, Rocky Mountain
Ivy, Poison
Lily, Death Camas
Lily, Dog-Tooth Violet
Lily, Fritillaria
Lily, Sego
Mahogany, Mountain
Maple, Big-Tooth
Mule Ears
Oak
Onion, Wild
Oregon Grape
Parsley, Indian
Parsley, Spring
Rushpink
Sagebrush
Serviceberry
Spring Beauty
Squaw Bush
Steershead
Stickseed
Stoneseed
Wallflower
Waterleaf
Winterfat
Yarrow

*Spurge (Euphorbia)


Flowers growing along a roadside Disturbed Areas -- (~4,000 to 6,000 ft)

Alfalfa
Bedstraw (Galium)
Beeplants
Bindweed
Blazing-Star
Boxelder
Bur Buttercup
Chickweed
Chicory
Clover, Sweet
Daisies
Dandelion, Common
Dock, Curly
Dogbane
Elderberry, Blue
Flax, Blue
Gilia, Scarlet
Goldenpea
Gumweed
Halogeton
Lupine, White
Mallow, Common
Milkweed
Mullein
Mustard, Blue
Mustard, Tumbling
Mustards
Nettle, Stinging
Penstemons
Phlox
Poppy, Prickly
Rabbitbrush
Raspberry
Rose, Wild
Salsify
Senecio or Groundsel
Storksbill
Sunflower
Thistles
Thistle, Musk
Toadflax (Butter & Eggs)
White Top
Woad, Dyers

*Evening Primrose, Hookers
*Lamb's Quarters
*Ragweed
*Rayless Daisies
*Sow Thistle


* FUTURE ENTRIES


Small stream in a meadow (Wetlands in a Desert)

Alder
Arrowgrass
Birch, River
Bittercress
Blue-Eyed Grass
Bog Orchid
Buttercups
Cattail
Clematis
Dogwood, Red Osier
Elephant Head
Fairy Bells
Fitweed (Corydalis)
Gentian, Pleated
Gentian, Star (Swertia)
Gentian, Showy Green
Harebell
Hellebore, False
Helleborine, Giant
Iris, Yellow
Lettuce, Miner's
Lousewort
Marshmarigold
Miterwort
Monkey Flower
Nightshade
Parnassia, Fringed
Parsnip, Cow
Poison Hemlock(Conium)
Poplar, Narrow-Leaf
Prairie Smoke (Geum)
Pussy Toes (Antennaria)
Reed, Common
Russian Olive
Saxifrage, Brook
Shooting Star
Sidebells (Pyrola)
Solomon Seal, False
Tamarisk
Teasel
Veronica
Violets
Virgin's Bower
Waterhemlock (Cicuta)
Willows

*Horsetail (Equisetum)


A Rocky Desert Scene (Deserts -- High and Low, Hot or Cold)

Amsonia
Apache Plume
Ash, Singleleaf
Blackbrush
Broom Snakeweed
Buckwheat, Cushion
Buckwheat, Fremont
Buffaloberry
Cactus, Pincushion
Cactus, Prickly Pear
Canaigre
Century Plant (Agave)
Cottonwood, Fremont
Datura, Sacred
Desert Trumpet
Evening Primrose, Pale
Fernbush
Flax, Orange
Greasewood
Juniper
Mahonia
Mormon Tea
Paintbrush
Phacelia
Pinyon
Princes Plume
Saltbush, Four-Wing
Skeletonweed
Thelypody
Violet Buttercup
Wirelettuce
Woollybase
Yucca

*Creosote Bush (Larrea)
*Cryptobiotic Soil
*Dock, Sand
*Fendlerbush
*Indigo Bush
*Marigold, Desert
*Paperflower
*Poppy, Dwarf Bearclaw
*Prairie Sunflower
*Rafinesquia
*Rushpea
*Scorpionweed
*Twinpod
*Verbena, Sand

Note: Many of these plants may be seen in more than one of the arbitrary habitat groups shown here. You might notice the same kind of plant growing in different places at different times of the year, blooming earlier in the valleys and later in the high mountains where the snow lingers longer.



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