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Scientific Name Common Name Duration Habit Sun Water
Abies concolor Balsam fir, Colorado fir, Concolor fir, Oyamel de California, Silver fir, White balsam, White fir Perennial Tree Sun, Part-shade
Abies lasiocarpa Subalpine fir Perennial Tree Sun, Shade, Part-shade Moist
Abronia villosa Desert sand verbena, Desert sand-verbena, Desert sandverbena Annual Herb Sun Dry
Acacia angustissima Prairie acacia, Fern acacia, Prairie wattle, Whiteball acacia Perennial Shrub Sun, Part-shade Dry
Acacia constricta Whitethorn acacia, White-thorn acacia, Mescat acacia, Mescat wattle, Whitethorn, Vara Prieta, Chaparro Prieto Perennial Shrub Sun Dry
Acacia greggii Catclaw acacia, Gregg acacia, Long-flower catclaw, Una de gato Perennial Tree Sun Dry
Acer glabrum Rocky Mountain maple Perennial Tree Sun
Acer grandidentatum Bigtooth maple, Big-toothed maple, Canyon maple Perennial Shrub, Tree Sun Moist
Achnatherum hymenoides Indian ricegrass, Indian Millet, Sandgrass Perennial Grass/Grass-like Sun Dry
Achnatherum speciosum Desert needlegrass, Desert rice grass, Spear grass Perennial Grass/Grass-like Sun Dry
Agave americana American century plant, Century plant Perennial Cactus/Succulent Sun Dry
Agave palmeri Palmer's century plant, Palmer agave, Blue century plant Perennial Cactus/Succulent Sun, Part-shade Dry
Agave parryi Parry's agave, Century plant, Parry agave Perennial Cactus/Succulent Sun Dry
Agrostis exarata Spike bentgrass, Spiked bent, Spike red top Perennial Grass/Grass-like Part-shade Moist
Agrostis scabra Fly-away grass, Rough bent, Rough bentgrass, Ticklegrass Perennial Grass/Grass-like Sun Dry
Allium cernuum Nodding onion Perennial Herb Sun Moist
Allium macropetalum Largeflower onion, Large-petal onion, Desert onion, Desert onion lily Perennial Herb Sun Dry
Anemone tuberosa Tuber anemone, Desert Anemone Perennial Herb
Anisacanthus thurberi Chuparosa, Desert honeysuckle, Thurber's desert honeysuckle Perennial Shrub Sun Dry
Aquilegia chrysantha Golden columbine, Yellow columbine, Southwestern yellow columbine Perennial Herb Shade, Part-shade Moist
Arbutus arizonica Arizona madrone Perennial Tree Sun Dry
Arctostaphylos pringlei Pringle manzanita, Pinkbract manzanita Perennial Shrub Sun Dry
Aristida purpurea Purple threeawn, Purple 3-awn, Purple three-awn, Red threeawn Annual Grass/Grass-like Sun Dry
Artemisia frigida Prairie sagewort, Prairie sagebrush, Fringed sage, Pasture sage Perennial Subshrub Sun Dry
Artemisia ludoviciana Louisiana artemisia, Louisiana sage, White sage, Prairie sage, Silver sage, White sagebrush, Louisiana wormwood, Silver wormwood, Louisiana sagewort, Gray sagewort, Cudweed sagewort, Mugwort wormwood Perennial Subshrub Sun Dry
Artemisia tridentata Big sagebrush, Great Basin sagebrush Perennial Shrub Sun Dry
Asclepias asperula ssp. capricornu Antelopehorns, Antelope horns Perennial Herb Part-shade Moist
Asclepias subulata Rush milkweed, Desert milkweed, Ajamete Perennial Herb Sun Dry
Asclepias tuberosa Butterflyweed, Butterfly milkweed, Orange milkweed, Pleurisy root, Chigger flower Perennial Herb Sun Moist, Dry
Atriplex hymenelytra Desert holly, Silver holly Perennial Shrub Sun Dry
Bahia absinthifolia Hairyseed bahia, Hairy-seed false goldfields, Bahia, Yerba raton Perennial Herb Sun
Baileya multiradiata Desert marigold, Showy desert marigold, Paper daisy, Desert baileya Annual Herb Part-shade Dry
Bouteloua curtipendula Sideoats grama Perennial Grass/Grass-like Sun, Part-shade Moist, Dry
Bouteloua dactyloides Buffalograss, Buffalo grass Perennial Grass/Grass-like Sun Dry
Bouteloua eriopoda Black grama Perennial Grass/Grass-like Sun Dry
Bouteloua gracilis Blue grama Perennial Grass/Grass-like Sun Dry
Bouteloua hirsuta Hairy grama Perennial Grass/Grass-like Part-shade Dry
Bouvardia ternifolia Scarlet bouvardia, Firecracker bush, Trompetilla, Clavillo Perennial Shrub Part-shade Dry
Bursera microphylla Elephant tree, Elephant-tree Perennial Shrub Sun Dry
Calliandra eriophylla Pink fairyduster, Fairyduster, Mesquitilla, Mock mesquite Perennial Subshrub Sun Dry
Calochortus ambiguus Doubting mariposa lily Perennial Herb Sun Moist, Dry
Campanula rotundifolia Bluebell bellflower, Bluebell-of-Scotland, Harebell, Witches' thimble Perennial Herb Sun, Shade, Part-shade Dry
Carnegiea gigantea Saguaro Perennial Cactus/Succulent Sun Dry
Castilleja exserta ssp. exserta Purple owl's clover, Owl's clover, Exserted indian paintbrush Annual Herb Sun
Castilleja indivisa Entireleaf indian paintbrush, Texas paintbrush, Indian paintbrush, Scarlet paintbrush, Entire-leaf indian-paintbrush Annual Herb Sun Dry
Ceanothus fendleri Fendler ceanothus, Fendler's ceanothus Perennial Shrub Part-shade Dry
Ceanothus greggii Desert ceanothus Perennial Shrub Sun Dry
Celtis laevigata var. reticulata Netleaf hackberry, Netleaf sugar hackberry, Sugar Hackberry, Texas Sugarberry, Palo Blanco, Acibuche Perennial Tree Part-shade
Centaurea americana American basket-flower, American star-thistle, Basket-Flower, Star thistle, Shaving brush Annual Herb Part-shade Dry
Cercis canadensis var. texensis Texas redbud Perennial Tree Sun, Part-shade Dry
Cercocarpus montanus Alderleaf mountain mahogany, Alder-leaf mountain-mahogany, Mountain mahogany, Silverleaf mountain mahogany Perennial Shrub Sun Dry
Chamaebatiaria millefolium Desert sweet, Fernbush, Tansy bush Perennial Shrub Part-shade
Chamerion angustifolium Fireweed, Willow herb, Great willow herb Perennial Herb
Chilopsis linearis Desert willow, Flowering willow, Willow-leaved catalpa, Trumpet flower Perennial Tree Sun Moist, Dry
Clematis ligusticifolia Western white clematis, Virgin's bower, Pepper vine, Hierba de chivo Perennial Vine Sun, Shade, Part-shade Moist
Commelina dianthifolia Bird-bill dayflower, Birdbill dayflower Perennial Herb Part-shade Moist
Coursetia glandulosa Coursetia, Rosary baby-bonnets, Rosary babybonnets Perennial Shrub Sun Dry
Crossosoma bigelovii Crossosoma, Ragged rockflower Perennial Shrub Sun Dry
Cylindropuntia acanthocarpa var. acanthocarpa Buckhorn cholla, Staghorn cholla Perennial Cactus/Succulent Sun Dry
Cylindropuntia bigelovii Teddybear cholla Perennial Cactus/Succulent Sun Dry
Cylindropuntia leptocaulis Christmas cactus, Christmas cholla, Desert Christmas cactus, Pencil cactus, Tasajillo Perennial Shrub, Cactus/Succulent Sun Dry
Dalea greggii Gregg dalea, Gregg's prairie clover, Trailing indigo bush, Indigo bush Perennial Herb Sun, Part-shade Dry
Dalea purpurea var. purpurea Purple prairie clover, Violet prairie clover Perennial Herb Sun Moist
Dasiphora fruticosa ssp. floribunda Shrubby cinquefoil, Golden hardhack, Potentilla Perennial Shrub Sun Dry
Dasylirion wheeleri Common sotol, Sotol, Desert Spoon, Desert candle Perennial Shrub Sun Dry
Delphinium parishii Desert larkspur, Ocean-blue larkspur, Paleface delphinium Perennial Herb Sun Dry
Delphinium scaposum Bare-stem larkspur, Tall mountain larkspur Perennial Herb Sun Dry
Dichelostemma capitatum ssp. capitatum Bluedicks, Wild hyacinth Perennial Herb Sun Dry
Distichlis spicata Saltgrass, Coastal salt grass, Inland salt-grass Perennial Grass/Grass-like Sun Wet
Dodonaea viscosa Florida hopbush, Hopseed bush, Switch sorrel, Varnish leaf, Hopbush, Chapoliztle, Casol Perennial Shrub Sun Dry
Echinocereus engelmannii Engelmann's hedgehog cactus, Saints cactus, Hedgehog cactus, Strawberry cactus, Strawberry hedgehog cactus, Purple torch Perennial Cactus/Succulent Sun Dry
Elymus lanceolatus ssp. lanceolatus Stream bank wheatgrass, Thickspike wheatgrass, Wild rye Perennial Grass/Grass-like Sun Dry
Elymus trachycaulus ssp. trachycaulus Slender wheatgrass Perennial Grass/Grass-like Sun
Eragrostis intermedia Plains lovegrass, PlainsáLovegrass Perennial Grass/Grass-like Part-shade Dry
Ericameria nauseosa ssp. nauseosa var. nauseosa Rabbitbrush, Rubber rabbitbrush Perennial Shrub Sun
Eriogonum fasciculatum Eastern Mojave buckwheat, Eastern mojave wild buckwheat, California buckwheat Perennial Shrub Sun Dry
Eriogonum inflatum Desert trumpet, Indian-pipeweed Annual Herb Sun Dry
Eriogonum racemosum Red-root wild buckwheat, Redroot buckwheat Perennial Herb Sun Dry
Erysimum capitatum Prairie rocket, Sand-dune wallflower, Sanddune wallflower, Western wallflower Biennial Herb Sun Dry
Erythrina flabelliformis Chilicote, Coral-bean, Coralbean, Indian bean Perennial Shrub Sun Dry
Eschscholzia californica ssp. mexicana Mexican gold poppy, California poppy, Amopalo del campo Annual Herb Sun Moist, Dry
Fallugia paradoxa Apache plume, Ponil Perennial Shrub Part-shade Dry
Fendlera rupicola Cliff fendlerbush, False mock-orange Perennial Shrub Sun Dry
Ferocactus cylindraceus var. cylindraceus California barrel cactus Perennial Cactus/Succulent
Ferocactus wislizeni Candy barrelcactus, Candy barrel cactus, Fishhook barrel cactus, Southwestern barrel cactus Perennial Cactus/Succulent Sun Dry
Fouquieria splendens Ocotillo, Devil's walking stick, Candlewood Perennial Shrub Part-shade Dry
Fraxinus velutina Arizona ash, Desert ash, Velvet ash Perennial Tree Sun Dry
Fremontodendron californicum California flannelbush, Northern flannelbush, Northern fremontia, California slippery elm Perennial Shrub Part-shade Dry
Gaillardia arizonica Arizona blanket-flower, Arizona blanketflower Annual Herb Sun
Gaillardia pinnatifida Blanket flower, Red dome blanketflower, Red-dome blanket-flower, Yellow gaillardia Perennial Herb Sun
Gaillardia pulchella Firewheel, Indian Blanket Annual Herb Sun, Part-shade Dry
Geum triflorum Old man's whiskers, Prairie smoke, Purple avens Perennial Herb Sun, Shade, Part-shade Moist, Dry
Glandularia bipinnatifida var. bipinnatifida Prairie verbena, Purple prairie verbena, Dakota mock vervain, Dakota vervain Annual, Perennial Herb Sun, Part-shade Dry
Glandularia gooddingii Southwestern mock vervain, Pink verbena, Southwestern vervain, Goodding's verbena, Mojave verbena Perennial Herb Sun Dry
Hedysarum boreale Utah sweetvetch, Boreal sweet-vetch, Northern sweetvetch Perennial Herb Sun Dry
Heliomeris multiflora var. multiflora Showy false goldeneye, Showy goldeneye Perennial Herb Sun Dry
Hesperocallis undulata Ajo lily, Desert lily, Desert-lily Perennial Herb Sun
Hesperocyparis arizonica Arizona cypress Perennial Tree Sun Dry
Hesperostipa comata ssp. comata Needle and thread Perennial Grass/Grass-like Sun Dry
Heuchera rubescens var. versicolor Alumroot, Pink alumroot Perennial Herb Shade Dry
Heuchera sanguinea Coralbells, New Mexican coralbells, Arizona coralbells Perennial Herb Shade
Hibiscus denudatus Paleface, Rock hibiscus Perennial Shrub Part-shade
Hilaria belangeri var. belangeri Curly-mesquite Perennial Grass/Grass-like Sun Dry
Holodiscus dumosus Bush rockspirea, Cream bush, Glandular oceanspray, Rockspirea Perennial Shrub Part-shade Dry
Hymenoxys cooperi Cooper's rubberweed Annual Herb Sun Dry
Ipomopsis aggregata Scarlet gilia, Scarlet standing-cypress, Skyrocket, Skunkflower Biennial Herb Part-shade Dry
Ipomopsis longiflora Flaxflowered ipomopsis, Pale Trumpets, Paleflower gilia, White-flower skyrocket, White-flowered gilia Annual Herb Sun Dry
Ipomopsis thurberi El Paso skyrocket Biennial Herb Sun Dry
Iris missouriensis Rocky Mountain iris, Western blue flag Perennial Herb Sun Wet
Juglans major Arizona walnut Perennial Tree Sun, Part-shade Dry
Juniperus communis Common juniper Perennial Tree Sun Dry
Juniperus deppeana Alligator juniper, Checkerbark juniper, Tacate, Tlascal Perennial Tree Sun Dry
Juniperus monosperma Oneseed juniper, One-seed juniper, Cherrystone juniper Perennial Shrub Part-shade
Juniperus osteosperma Utah juniper Perennial Tree Sun Dry
Juniperus scopulorum Rocky Mountain juniper, Rocky Mountain red cedar Perennial Tree Sun, Part-shade Dry
Justicia californica Beloperone, Hummingbird bush, Chuparosa Perennial Shrub Sun Dry
Kallstroemia grandiflora Arizona poppy, Orange caltrop, Desert poppy, Summer poppy Annual Herb Sun
Koeleria macrantha Prairie Junegrass, Junegrass, Prairie Koeler's grass Perennial Grass/Grass-like Sun Dry
Krascheninnikovia lanata Winterfat Perennial Shrub Sun
Larrea tridentata Creosote bush, Greasewood, Hediondilla, Governadora, Guamis Perennial Shrub Part-shade Dry
Lasthenia californica California goldfields Annual Herb Sun
Leptochloa dubia Green sprangletop Perennial Grass/Grass-like Part-shade Dry
Lesquerella arizonica Arizona bladderpod Perennial Herb
Lesquerella gordonii Gordon's bladderpod Annual Herb Sun
Linum lewisii var. lewisii Blue flax, Prairie flax Perennial Herb Part-shade Dry
Linum neomexicanum New Mexico yellow flax Annual Herb Part-shade Moist
Lobelia cardinalis Cardinal flower Perennial Herb Sun, Shade, Part-shade Wet, Moist
Lupinus palmeri Bluebonnet lupine Perennial Herb Part-shade
Lupinus sparsiflorus Mojave lupine, Sand lupine Annual Herb
Lycium andersonii Anderson wolfberry, Red-berry desert-thorn, Water jacket Perennial Shrub Sun Dry
Machaeranthera bigelovii Bigelow's tansyaster, Sticky Aster Biennial Herb
Mahonia haematocarpa Red barberry, Algerita, Red Oregon-grape Perennial Shrub Sun, Part-shade Dry
Mahonia repens Creeping barberry, Creeping Oregon-grape Perennial Shrub Part-shade Moist, Dry
Melampodium leucanthum Blackfoot Daisy, Rock daisy, Plains blackfoot Perennial Herb Sun, Part-shade Dry
Mertensia franciscana Franciscan bluebells, Franciscan lungwort Perennial Herb Part-shade Moist
Mimosa dysocarpa Velvetpod mimosa, Velvet-pod mimosa, Gatuno Perennial Shrub Sun, Part-shade Dry
Mimulus bigelovii Bigelow's monkeyflower, Yellow-throat monkey-flower Annual Herb Sun
Mimulus cardinalis Crimson monkey-flower, Scarlet monkey-flower, Scarlet monkeyflower Perennial Herb Part-shade Moist
Mimulus primuloides Primrose monkey-flower, Primrose monkeyflower, Yellow creeping monkey-flower Perennial Herb Part-shade Wet
Mirabilis multiflora Colorado four o'clock Perennial Herb Part-shade Dry
Monardella odoratissima Alpine mountainbalm, Coyote mint, Mountain monardella, Mountain pennyroyal Perennial Herb Part-shade
Muhlenbergia montana Mountain muhly Perennial Grass/Grass-like Part-shade Dry
Muhlenbergia porteri Bush muhly Perennial Grass/Grass-like Sun Dry
Nolina microcarpa Sacahuista, Sacahuista beargrass Perennial Herb Part-shade Dry
Oenothera caespitosa Tufted evening primrose, Gumbo evening primrose, Gumbo lily, Fragrant evening primrose Perennial Herb Sun Dry
Oenothera deltoides Birdcage evening-primrose, Fragrant primrose, Desert evening-primrose, Birdcage primrose Annual Herb Sun
Oenothera flava Long-tube evening-primrose, Shortfin evening-primrose, Yellow evening-primrose Perennial Herb Sun
Oenothera primiveris Bottle evening-primrose, Desert evening-primrose, Yellow-flower desert evening-primrose Annual Herb Sun
Olneya tesota Desert ironwood, Tesota, Palo de hierro Perennial Tree Sun Dry
Opuntia basilaris Beavertail pricklypear, Beavertail cactus Perennial Cactus/Succulent Sun Dry
Opuntia phaeacantha Tulip prickly pear, Brownspine prickly pear cactus, Purple-fruited prickly pear, Brown-spined prickly pear, New mexico prickly pear, Desert prickly pear Perennial Cactus/Succulent Part-shade Dry
Panicum obtusum Vine mesquite Perennial Grass/Grass-like Part-shade
Parkinsonia aculeata Retama, Paloverde, Mexican Palo Verde, Jerusalem thorn, Lluvia de Oro Perennial Tree Sun Moist, Dry
Parkinsonia florida Blue paloverde Perennial Tree
Parkinsonia microphylla Yellow paloverde, Foothill Paloverde, Littleleaf paloverde Perennial Tree
Pascopyrum smithii Western wheatgrass Perennial Grass/Grass-like Sun, Part-shade Moist
Pedicularis groenlandica Elephanthead lousewort Perennial Herb Sun Moist
Peniocereus greggii Nightblooming cereus, Night-blooming Cereus Perennial Shrub, Cactus/Succulent
Penstemon ambiguus Pink plains penstemon, Pink plains beardtongue, Gilia penstemon, Gilia beardtongue, Sand penstemon, Sand beardtongue Perennial Herb Part-shade Dry
Penstemon eatonii Firecracker penstemon, Firecracker beardtongue, Eaton's penstemon, Eaton's beardtongue Perennial Herb Part-shade Dry
Penstemon palmeri Palmer's penstemon, Palmer's beardtongue, Scented penstemon, Scented beardtongue Perennial Herb Sun Dry
Penstemon parryi Parry's penstemon, Parry's beardtongue Perennial Herb Sun Dry
Penstemon pseudospectabilis Desert penstemon, Desert beardtongue, Rosy desert penstemon, Rosy desert beardtongue, Canyon penstemon, Canyon beardtongue, Mohave penstemon, Mohave beardtongue Perennial Herb Sun Dry
Penstemon rostriflorus Bridge's penstemon, Bridge's beardtongue, Beaked penstemon, Beaked beardtongue, Mountain scarlet penstemon, Mountain scarlet beardtongue Perennial Herb Sun Dry
Picea engelmannii Engelmann spruce Perennial Tree Sun, Part-shade Moist
Picea pungens Blue spruce, Colorado spruce Perennial Tree Part-shade Moist
Pinus cembroides Mexican pinyon, Mexican pinyon pine Perennial Tree Sun Dry
Pinus edulis Colorado pinyon pine, Pinyon pine, Two-needle pine, Colorado pinyon, Pinyon Perennial Tree Part-shade Dry
Pinus engelmannii Apache pine Perennial Tree
Pinus ponderosa Ponderosa pine, Western yellow pine Perennial Tree Sun, Shade, Part-shade Moist, Dry
Pinus strobiformis Limber pine, Southwestern white pine Perennial Tree Sun Dry
Platanus wrightii Arizona sycamore, Alamo Perennial Tree Sun Moist
Platystemon californicus California creamcups, Creamcups Annual Herb Sun Moist
Pleuraphis mutica Tobosa grass, Tobosagrass Perennial Grass/Grass-like Sun Dry
Polemonium foliosissimum Towering Jacob's-ladder, Leafy polemonium Perennial Herb Part-shade Moist
Polemonium pulcherrimum ssp. delicatum Jacob's-ladder Perennial Herb
Poliomintha incana Frosted mint, Hoary rosemary-mint, Mintbush Perennial Shrub Sun
Populus angustifolia Narrow-leaf cottonwood, Narrowleaf cottonwood Perennial Tree Sun Wet
Populus fremontii Fremont cottonwood, Western cottonwood, Gila cottonwood, Alamo Perennial Tree Sun Moist
Populus tremuloides Quaking aspen, Aspen Perennial Tree Sun, Shade, Part-shade Wet, Moist, Dry
Potentilla thurberi Scarlet cinquefoil Perennial Herb Shade
Prunus virginiana Chokecherry, Common chokecherry, Choke cherry Perennial Tree Sun, Shade, Part-shade Moist, Dry
Pseudotsuga menziesii var. menziesii Douglas-fir Perennial Tree Sun Moist
Psilostrophe cooperi White-stem paper-flower, Whitestem paperflower, Yellow paper daisy Perennial Shrub Sun Dry
Psilostrophe tagetina Paperflower, Woolly paper-flower, Woolly paperflower Biennial Herb Part-shade Dry
Psorothamnus spinosus Smoketree, Smokethorn, Smoke tree, Indigobush, Smokethorn dalea, Corona de Cristo Perennial Shrub Sun
Purshia mexicana Mexican cliffrose Perennial Tree
Purshia tridentata Antelope bitterbrush, Bitterbrush, Antelope brush Perennial Shrub Sun Dry
Quercus arizonica Arizona white oak, Arizona Oak Perennial Tree Sun, Part-shade Dry
Quercus gambelii Gambel oak, Rocky Mountain white oak Perennial Tree Part-shade Dry
Quercus oblongifolia Mexican blue oak Perennial Tree
Quercus turbinella Sonoran scrub oak, Shrub live oak, Turbinella Perennial Shrub Sun Dry
Rhus glabra Smooth sumac Perennial Shrub Sun, Shade, Part-shade Dry
Rhus ovata Sugar sumac, Sugarbush Perennial Shrub Sun, Part-shade Dry
Rhus trilobata Skunkbush sumac, Scented sumac, Ill-scented sumac, Squawbush, Basketbush, Skunkbush, Fragrant sumac, Aromatic sumac Perennial Shrub Sun, Part-shade Dry
Robinia neomexicana New Mexico locust, Mescal bean Perennial Tree Part-shade Dry
Rosa woodsii var. ultramontana Arizona wild rose, Woods' rose Perennial Shrub Part-shade Dry
Rudbeckia laciniata var. laciniata Cutleaf coneflower Perennial Subshrub
Ruellia nudiflora Violet ruellia, Common wild petunia, Violet wild petunia, Wild petunia Perennial Herb Sun, Shade, Part-shade Moist, Dry
Salvia arizonica Arizona sage, Desert indigo sage Perennial Herb Part-shade Dry
Salvia dorrii ssp. dorrii var. incana Purple sage Perennial Subshrub
Sambucus nigra ssp. caerulea Blue elder, Black elder, Blue (Mexican) elderberry Perennial Shrub Sun, Part-shade Moist
Sapindus saponaria Wingleaf soapberry, Soapberry, Wild China tree Perennial Tree
Schizachyrium scoparium Little bluestem Perennial Grass/Grass-like Sun, Part-shade Dry
Senna wislizeni Canyon senna, Shrubby senna, Dwarf senna, Wislizenus's senna, Wislizenus's wild sensitive-plant, Carrozo, Pinacate, Palo prieto, Pinacatillo, HojasÚn, Ejotillo Perennial Shrub Sun Moist
Simmondsia chinensis Jojoba, Goatnut, Quinine plant Perennial Shrub Sun, Part-shade Dry
Sorbus dumosa Arizona mountain ash, Arizona mountain-ash Perennial Shrub Part-shade Moist
Sphaeralcea ambigua Desert globemallow, Apricot globe-mallow, Desert mallow, Globe mallow, Apricot mallow Perennial Herb Sun Dry
Sphaeralcea parvifolia Small-leaf globe-mallow, Smallflower globemallow Perennial Herb Sun Dry
Sporobolus cryptandrus Sand dropseed Perennial Grass/Grass-like Sun, Part-shade Dry
Sporobolus flexuosus Mesa dropseed Perennial Grass/Grass-like Sun Dry
Stenocereus thurberi Organpipe cactus, Organ-pipe cactus Perennial Cactus/Succulent Sun Dry
Tecoma stans Yellow bells, Yellowbells, Esperanza, Yellow trumpetbush, Yellow trumpetflower, Trumpetbush, Trumpetflower, Yellow elder Perennial Shrub Sun, Part-shade Dry
Tetraneuris acaulis var. acaulis Butte marigold, Stemless four-nerve daisy, Stemless goldflower, Stemless rubber weed Perennial Herb Sun
Thymophylla pentachaeta var. pentachaeta Dogweed, Dyssodia, Fiveneedle pricklyleaf Perennial Subshrub Sun
Vauquelinia californica Arizona rosewood, Arizona-rosewood Perennial Shrub Part-shade Dry
Verbesina encelioides Cowpen Daisy, Golden crownbeard, Butter daisy Annual Herb Sun Dry
Vitis arizonica Canyon grape, Arizona grape Perennial Vine Part-shade Dry
Yucca baccata Banana yucca, Blue yucca, Fleshy-fruited yucca, Datil Perennial Cactus/Succulent Sun Dry
Yucca brevifolia Joshua tree Perennial Cactus/Succulent Sun
Yucca elata Soaptree yucca, Soaptree, Palmilla, Palmella, Amole Perennial Cactus/Succulent Sun Dry
Yucca ×schottii Schott's yucca, Hoary Yucca, Mountain Yucca Perennial Cactus/Succulent Sun Dry
Zinnia grandiflora Rocky Mountain zinnia, Little golden zinnia, Yellow zinnia, Plains zinnia, Prairie zinnia Perennial Shrub Part-shade Dry