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Southern Texas Plains

This EPA Level III ecoregion encompasses all or part of 21 Texas counties. This ecoregion borders most of the southwestern portion of the Rio Grande River and extends into northern Mexico. In Texas, it encompasses much of the same land area as the Texas Parks & Wildlife Departmentís South Texas Plains vegetative region. This collection lists only those taxa found in the Texas portion of the Southern Texas Plains ecoregion.

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Capsicum annuumChile Pequin
Chile Petin
Bird Pepper
Turkey Pepper
Cayenne Pepper
Capsicum annuum var. glabriusculumChile Pequin
Chile Tepin
Bird Pepper
Turkey Pepper
Cayenne Pepper
Carex austrinaSouthern Sedge
Calylophus berlandieriBerlandier's Sundrops
Square-bud Primrose
Sundrops
Calylophus berlandieri ssp. berlandieriBerlandier's Sundrops
Drummond Sundrops
Square-bud Primrose
Calylophus berlandieri ssp. pinifoliusBerlandier's Sundrops
Square-bud Primrose
Sundrops
Square-bud Day-primrose
Cabomba carolinianaCarolina Fanwort
Green Cabomba
Fish-grass
Washington-grass
Carolina Watershield
Washington-plant
Calliandra confertaRio Grande Stickpea
Fairy Duster
Carex edwardsianaEdwards Plateau Sedge
Calliandra eriophyllaPink Fairyduster
Fairyduster
Mesquitilla
Mock Mesquite
Castela erectaGoatbush
Castela erecta ssp. texanaTexan Goatbush
Goat-bush
Allthorn Goatbush
Amargoso
Calylophus hartwegiiHartweg's Sundrops
Western Primrose
Calylophus hartwegii ssp. filifoliusHartweg's Sundrops
Calylophus hartwegii ssp. maccartiiMaccart's Sundrops
Calylophus hartwegii ssp. pubescensHartweg's Sundrops
Grand Prairie Evening Primrose
Carya illinoinensisPecan
Castilleja indivisaTexas Indian Paintbrush
Entireleaf Indian Paintbrush
Texas Paintbrush
Indian Paintbrush
Scarlet Paintbrush
Callirhoe involucrataWinecup
Purple Poppy Mallow
Cakile lanceolataCoastal Searocket
Castilleja lanataSierra Woolly Indian Paintbrush
Woolly Paintbrush
Callirhoe leiocarpaTall Poppymallow
Annual Winecup
Tall Poppy-mallow
Tall Poppy Mallow
Carex leavenworthiiLeavenworth's Sedge
Cardamine macrocarpa var. texanaTexas Bittercress
Callisia micranthaCherisse
Little-flower Roseling
Southern Coastal Roseling
Little-flower Spiderwort
Carex microdontaLittletooth Sedge
Carex muehlenbergiiMuhlenberg's Sedge
Carex muehlenbergii var. muehlenbergiiMuhlenberg's Sedge
Carlowrightia parvifloraSmallflower Wrightwort
Callitriche peploidesMatted Water-starwort
Callirhoe pedataPalmleaf Poppymallow
Standing Winecup
Finger Poppymallow
Palmleaf Poppy Mallow
Carex perdentataSand Sedge
Meadow Sedge
Carex planostachysCedar Sedge
Castilleja purpureaPrairie Paintbrush
Downy Indian Paintbrush
Purple Paintbrush
Lemon Paintbrush
Purple Painted Cup
Castilleja purpurea var. citrinaLemon Paintbrush
Yellow Paintbrush
Yellow Prairie Paintbrush
Citron Paintbrush
Prairie Paintbrush
Prairie Indian Paintbrush
Castilleja purpurea var. lindheimeriLindheimer's Paintbrush
Lindheimer's Prairie Paintbrush
Lindheimer's Indian Paintbrush
Prairie Paintbrush
Castilleja purpurea var. purpureaPurple Paintbrush
Purple Prairie Painbrush
Prairie Paintbrush
Downy Indian Paintbrush
Campsis radicansTrumpet Creeper
Trumpet Vine
Common Trumpet Creeper
Cow Vine
Foxglove Vine
Hellvine
Devil's Shoestring
Castilleja rigidaRigid Indian Paintbrush
Calylophus serrulatusYellow Sundrops
Yellow Evening Primrose
Plains Evening Primrose
Castilleja sessilifloraDowny Painted Cup
Downy Paintbrush
Great Plains Paintbrush
Great Plains Indian-paintbrush
Carlowrightia texanaTexas Wrightwort
Carex tetrastachyaBritton's Sedge
Carlowrightia torreyanaTorrey's Wrightwort
Ceanothus americanusNew Jersey Tea
Redroot
Centaurea americanaAmerican Basket-flower
American Star-thistle
Basket-flower
Star Thistle
Shaving Brush
Basket Flower
Centaurium calycosumArizona Centaury
Shortflower Centaury
Rosita
Buckley Centaury
Cercis canadensisEastern Redbud
Redbud
Cercis canadensis var. mexicanaMexican Redbud
Cercis canadensis var. texensisTexas Redbud
Cenchrus echinatusSouthern Sandbur
Celtis ehrenbergianaDesert Hackberry
Spiny Hackberry
Shiny Hackberry
Granjeno
Huasteco
Centella erectaErect Centella
Erect Spadeleaf
Ceanothus herbaceusPrairie Redroot
Smaller Redroot
Small Redroot
Inland Ceanothus
Fuzzy Ceanothus
Jersey Tea
Redroot
Celtis laevigataSugar Hackberry
Texas Sugarberry
Sugarberry
Southern Hackberry
Lowland Hackberry
Hackberry
Palo Blanco
Celtis laevigata var. reticulataNetleaf Hackberry
Netleaf Sugar Hackberry
Western Hackberry
Sugar Hackberry
Texas Sugarberry
Palo Blanco
Acibuche
Celtis lindheimeriLindheimer's Hackberry
Lindheimer Hackberry
Cercocarpus montanusAlderleaf Mountain Mahogany
Silverleaf Mountain Mahogany
Mountain Mahogany
Cercocarpus montanus var. argenteusSilver Mountain Mahogany
Silverleaf Mountain Mahogany
True Mountain Mahogany
Mountain Mahogany
Celosia nitidaWest Indian Cock's Comb
Cephalanthus occidentalisCommon Buttonbush
Buttonbush
Button Willow
Honey Bells
Honeybells
Honey Balls
Honeyballs
Cephalanthus salicifoliusMexican Buttonbush
Cevallia sinuataStinging Serpent
Stinging Cevallia
Cenchrus spinifexGrass Bur
Coastal Sandbur
Field Sandspur
Southern Sandbur
Spiny Burrgrass
Centrosema virginianumSpurred Butterfly Pea
Butterfly Pea
Chamaesyce acutaPointed Sandmat
Chamaesyce albomarginataWhitemargin Sandmat
Rattlesnake-weed
Cheilanthes alabamensisAlabama Lipfern
Chenopodium albumLambsquarters
Chiococca albaSnowberry
West Indian Milkberry
David's Milkberry
Cahinca
West Indian Snowberry
Chloris andropogonoidesSlimspike Windmill Grass
Chamaesyce angustaBlackfoot Sandmat
Narrow-leaf Spurge
Chaetopappa asteroidesArkansas Leastdaisy
Least Daisy
Chaetopappa bellidifoliaWhiteray Leastdaisy
Dwarf White Aster
Edwards Lazy Daisy
Chaetopappa bellioidesManyflower Leastdaisy
Chenopodium berlandieriPitseed Goosefoot
Lambs Quarters
Chamaesyce bombensisDixie Sandmat
Chamaecrista calycioidesWoodland Sensitive Pea
Chamaesyce cinerascensAshy Sandmat
Chamaesaracha coniodesGray Five Eyes
False Nightshade
Ground Saracha
Prostrate Ground-cherry
Chamaesyce cordifoliaHeartleaf Sandmat
Chamaesaracha coronopusGreen False Nightshade
Greenleaf Five Eyes
Chloris cucullataHooded Windmill Grass
Hooded Windmillgrass
Chamaesaracha edwardsianaEdwards Plateau Five Eyes
Chaetopappa effusaSpreading Leastdaisy
Chamaecrista fasciculataPartridge Pea
Sleepingplant
Sensitive Plant
Chamaecrista fasciculata var. fasciculataPartridge Pea
Showy Partridge-pea
Beeflower
Cheilanthes feeiSlender Lipfern
Chamaesyce fendleriFendler's Sandmat
Fendler's Spurge
Fendler's Carpetweed
Fendler's Euphorb
Chamaecrista flexuosa var. texanaTexas Sensitive Pea
Chamaesyce glyptospermaRibseed Sandmat
Rib-seeded Sand Mat
Chamaecrista greggiiGregg's Sensitive Pea
Cheilanthes horridulaRough Lipfern
Chamaesyce hypericifoliaGraceful Sandmat
Graceful Spurge
Chickenweed
Large-spotted Spurge
Garden Spurge
Fluxweed
Baby's-breath Euphorbia
Chamaesyce hyssopifoliaHyssopleaf Sandmat
Chaetopappa imberbisAwnless Leastdaisy
Chenopodium incanumMealy Goosefoot
Chamaesyce lataHoary Sandmat
Hoary Euphorbia
Chasmanthium latifoliumInland Sea Oats
Indian Wood Oats
Wild Oats
River Oats
Flathead Oats
Upland Oats
Upland Sea Oats
Chenopodium leptophyllumNarrowleaf Goosefoot
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