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Remarkable Riparian

A field guide to riparian plants within the Nueces River Basin of Texas. A publication of the Nueces River Authority. This user-friendly guide introduces the most commonly observed riparian vegetation in the Edward's Plateau and Rio Grande Plains. However, most of the plants presented herein occur in riparian areas all across Texas, including the Cross Timbers, Trans-Pecos and Rolling Plains.

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Abutilon fruticosumIndian mallow
Texas Indian mallow
Acacia greggiiGregg acacia
Gregg's acacia
Gregg catclaw acacia
Gregg's catclaw acacia
Gregg catclaw
Gregg's catclaw
Texas catclaw acacia
Texas catclaw
Long-flowered catclaw acacia
Longflower catclaw acacia
Long-flowered catclaw
Longflower catclaw
Catclaw acacia
Catclaw
Devil's claw
Uña de gato
Acer negundoBox elder
Box elder maple
Ash-leaved maple
Ashleaf maple
Red River maple
Fresno de guajuco
Acalypha phleoidesShrubby copperleaf
Three-seeded mercury
Acacia rigidulaBlackbrush acacia
Blackbrush
Chaparro prieto
Gavia
Adiantum capillus-venerisSouthern maidenhair fern
Common maidenhair fern
Maidenhair fern
Venus hair fern
Ambrosia psilostachyaCuman ragweed
Western ragweed
Perennial ragweed
Common ragweed
Ambrosia trifida var. texanaTexan great ragweed
Giant Ragweed
Andropogon gerardiiBig bluestem
Tall bluestem
Turkeyfoot
Andropogon glomeratusBushy bluestem
Brushy bluestem
Anemia mexicanaMexican fern
Mexican Flowering Fern
Aristida purpureaPurple threeawn
Purple 3-awn
Purple three-awn
Red threeawn
Bacopa monnieriHerb-of-grace
Water hyssop
Coastal Water-hyssop
Baccharis neglectaFalse Willow
Jara dulce
Poverty Weed
Roosevelt Weed
Boehmeria cylindricaSmallspike false nettle
Bog Hemp
Bothriochloa laguroides ssp. torreyanaSilver Beard Grass
Silver beardgrass
Silver Bluestem
Brickellia cylindraceaGravel-bar brickellbush
Brickellia dentataLeafy brickellbush
Catalpa bignonioidesSouthern catalpa
Cigar tree
Indian bean
Carya illinoinensisPecan
Calyptocarpus vialisHorseherb
Straggler daisy
Hierba del caballo
Lawnflower
Celtis laevigata var. reticulataNetleaf hackberry
Netleaf sugar hackberry
Western hackberry
Sugar hackberry
Texas sugarberry
Palo blanco
Acibuche
Cephalanthus occidentalisCommon buttonbush
Buttonbush
Button willow
Cenchrus spinifexGrass Bur
Coastal sandbur
Field Sandspur
Southern sandbur
Spiny burrgrass
Chloris cucullataHooded windmill grass
Hooded windmillgrass
Chasmanthium latifoliumInland sea oats
Indian wood oats
Wild oats
River oats
Flathead oats
Upland Oats
Upland Sea Oats
Chilopsis linearisDesert willow
Flowering willow
Willow-leaved catalpa
Willowleaf catalpa
Bow willow
Flor de mimbre
Mimbre
Chamaesyce serpensMatted sandmat
Prostrate spurge
Creeping spurge
Cicuta maculataSpotted water hemlock
Water-Hemlock
Beaver Poison
Clematis drummondiiOld man's beard
Drummond's clematis
Texas virgin's bower
Goat's beard
Cladium mariscus ssp. jamaicenseJamaica swamp sawgrass
Jamaican Saw-grass
Saw-grass
Clematis pitcheriPurple Leatherflower
Purple Clematis
Leatherflower
Bluebill
Bellflower Clematis
Pitcher's Clematis
Cocculus carolinusCarolina snailseed
Carolina coralbead
Carolina moonseed
Red berried moonseed
Carolina red berried moonseed
Cornus drummondiiRoughleaf dogwood
Drummond's dogwood
Rough-leaf dogwood
Coreopsis tinctoriaPlains coreopsis
Golden tickseed
Goldenwave
Coreopsis
Calliopsis
Desmanthus illinoensisIllinois bundleflower
Bundleflower
Prairie bundle flower
Prickleweed
Illinois Desmanthus
Prairie mimosa
Dichanthelium acuminatum var. lindheimeriLindheimer Panicgrass
Lindheimer's Rosettegrass
Diospyros texanaTexas persimmon
Mexican persimmon
Black persimmon
Chapote
Chapote prieto
Elymus canadensisCanada wild rye
Canadian wildrye
Prairie wildrye
Nodding wildrye
Eleocharis cellulosaGulf Coast spikerush
Eleocharis montevidensisSand spikerush
Spike rush
Eleocharis rostellataBeaked spikerush
Leap Frog Spike Rush
Equisetum hyemaleScouringrush horsetail
Horsetail
Canuela
Scouring rush
Equisetum laevigatumHorsetail
Smooth horsetail
Euphorbia dentataToothed spurge
Toothed-leaf poinsettia
Eustoma exaltatumCatchfly prairie gentian
Bluebell gentian
Western blue gentian
Blue marsh lily
Small bluebell
Catchfly gentian
Seaside gentian
Eupatorium serotinumLateflowering thoroughwort
White boneset
Late boneset
Late-flowering boneset
Eysenhardtia texanaTexas kidneywood
Kidneywood
Bee-Brush
Vara dulce
Forestiera pubescensElbow bush
Stretchberry
Spring herald
Fraxinus albicansTexas Ash
Mountain ash
Frangula carolinianaCarolina buckthorn
Carolina false buckthorn
Yellow buckthorn
Indian cherry
Yellowwood
Fraxinus greggiiGregg's ash
Gregg ash
Littleleaf ash
Dogleg ash
Escobilla
Barreta china
Fuirena simplexWestern umbrella-sedge
Umbrellagrass
Garrya ovataEggleaf silktassel
Mexican silktassel
Eggleaf Garrya
Zumaque
Cuauchichic
Cuauchichi
Guachichi
Gaillardia pulchellaIndian Blanket
Firewheel
Girasol rojo
Galium virgatumSouthwest Bedstraw
Southwestern bedstraw
Hedeoma acinoidesSlender false pennyroyal
Annual pennyroyal
Slender hedeoma
Helianthus annuusCommon sunflower
Heteranthera limosaBlue Mud Plantain
Blue mudplantain
Helianthus maximilianiMaximilian sunflower
Max sunflower
Helenium microcephalumSmallhead sneezeweed
Heterotheca subaxillarisCamphorweed
Camphor Weed
Heliotropium tenellumPasture heliotrope
White heliotrope
Hibiscus moscheutosCrimson-eyed rose-mallow
Marshmallow hibiscus
Hydrocotyle ranunculoidesFloating marshpennywort
Hydrocotyle umbellataManyflower marshpennywort
Water-pennywort
 Money-plant
Hydrocotyle verticillata var. verticillataPennywort
Water-Pennywort
Whorled marshpennywort
 Money-plant
Indigofera lindheimerianaLindheimer's indigo
Ipomoea lindheimeriLindheimer's morning-glory
Blue Morning Glory
Jatropha dioicaLeatherstem
Leather Stem
Rubber Plant
Juncus acuminatusTapertip rush
Justicia americanaAmerican water-willow
Water-willow
Juniperus asheiAshe juniper
Ashe's juniper
Mountain cedar
Rock cedar
Post cedar
Texas cedar
Brake cedar
Mexican juniper
Blueberry juniper
Ozark white cedar
Sabino
Enebro
Juncus interiorInland rush
Juncus marginatusGrassleaf rush
Grass Leaf Rush
Juglans microcarpaLittle walnut
Texas walnut
Texas black walnut
River walnut
Nogalito
Nogalillo
Namboca
Lantana achyranthifoliaBrushland shrubverbena
Mexican marjoram
Veinyleaf lantana
Leucophyllum frutescensCenizo
Purple sage
Texas ranger
Texas barometer bush
Texas silverleaf
Texas sage
Silverleaf
Liatris punctataDotted Blazing Star
Dotted Gayfeather
Dotted Liatris
Lobelia cardinalisCardinal flower
Ludwigia octovalvisMexican primrose-willow
Narrow-leaf Water Primrose
Seedbox
Mexican Primrose Willow
Ludwigia peploidesCreeping water-primrose
Floating primrose-willow
Water-primrose
Lythrum californicumCalifornia Loosestrife
Lygodesmia texanaTexas Skeleton Plant
Texas Skeleton Weed
Skeleton-plant
Purple Dandelion
Flowering Straw
Maurandella antirrhinifloraSnapdragon Vine
Roving sailor
Climbing snapdragon
Little snapdragon vine
Matelea reticulataGreen milkweed vine
Net vein milkvine
Netted milkvine
Pearl milkweed Vine
Mecardonia procumbensBaby jump-up
Mitreola petiolataLax hornpod
Mikania scandensClimbing hempvine
Climbing hempweed
Morus rubraRed mulberry
Moral
Muhlenbergia lindheimeriLindheimer's muhly
Lindheimer muhly
Big muhly
Blue muhly
Myriophyllum heterophyllumTwoleaf watermilfoil
Opuntia engelmanniiCactus apple
Palafoxia callosaSmall palafox
Small palafoxia
Parthenium confertumGray's feverfew
Panicum halliiHall's panicgrass
Panicum virgatumSwitchgrass
Wand panic grass
Physalis cinerascensSmallflower groundcherry
Physostegia correlliiCorrell's false dragonhead
Phyla nodifloraTexas frogfruit
Turkey tangle fogfruit
Frogfruit
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