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Endangered Species in Santa Cruz County

Endangered Species in Santa Cruz County

Plants

This category includes 9 species...


Ben Lomond Spineflower
Chorizanthe pungens var. hartwegiana

The Ben Lomond spineflower is a small annual herb in the buckwheat family; it is ... read more


Monterey Spineflower
Chorizanthe pungens var. pungens

The Monterey Spineflower is an annual herb belonging to the Buckwheat Family. It is distinguished ... read more


Robust Spineflower
Chorizanthe robusta var. robusta

The Robust Spineflower is an annual herb, member of the buckwheat family; native to California ... read more

 


Santa Cruz Cypress
Cupressus abramsiana

A member of the coniferous cypress family, the Santa Cruz Cypress is a tree ranging ... read more


Santa Cruz Tarplant
Holocarpha macradenia

Santa Cruz Tarplant is a spreading, aromatic and glandular annual herb in the sunflower family ... read more


Santa Cruz Wallflower
Erysimum teretifolium

Also known as the Ben Lomond Wallflower, this is a short-lived perennial plant, or occasionally ... read more

 


Scotts Valley Polygonum
Polygonum hickmanii

The Scotts Valley Polygonum (also known as Hickman's Knotweed) is a small, erect, taprooted annual ... read more


Scotts Valley Spineflower
Chorizanthe robusta var. hartwegii

A short-lived annual species in the buckwheat family, the Scotts Valley Spineflower is a low-growing ... read more


White-Rayed Pentachaeta
Pentachaeta bellidiflora

The White-rayed Pentachaeta (also known as the White-rayed Pygmy Daisy) is an annual herb in ... read more