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Pacific Crest Trail

This page will be used to show photos and to provide information concerning some of the wildflowers that may be seen on the Pacific Crest Trail between the Mexican and Canadian borders.

These photos and the accompanying text have been made available to us by the folks at eNature.com. Their consideration and generosity in sharing their beautiful photos is greatly appreciated.

If there is an additional species that you would like included here, or if you have comments or suggestions concerning this page, please contact me at:


To see the eNature.com photos and accompanying text, scroll down and click on the names of the species. The appropriate photo with accompanying text should pop up in a corner of your screen. To see additional information, including range and habitat, click on the photo and a new screen will appear. To return to this page, close out the new screen.

  • Barrel Cactus
  • Beavertail Cactus
  • Black-eyed Susan
  • Bluets
  • Brittlebush
  • Broad-leaved Cattail
  • Bull Thistle
  • California Poppy
  • Chia
  • Chuparosa
  • Common California Aster
  • Common Dandelion
  • Coulter's Matilija Poppy
  • Cow Parsnip
  • Desert Chicory
  • Desert Dandelion
  • Desert Fivespot
  • Desert Lily
  • Desert Mallow
  • Desert Marigold
  • Desert Mariposa Lily
  • Desert Paintbrush
  • Desert Prince's Plume
  • Desert Rock-nettle
  • Desert Rosemallow
  • Desert Sand Verbena
  • Desert Sunflower
  • Desert Tobacco
  • Field Thistle
  • Fire Pink
  • Fire Poppy
  • Firecracker Penstemon
  • Fireweed
  • Glacier Lily
  • Golden Aster
  • Green Corn Lily
  • Hot Rock Penstemon
  • Indian Pipe
  • Lyall's Mariposa Lily
  • Mojave Lupine
  • Mojave Yucca
  • Mountain Bluebells
  • Mountain Sorrel
  • Oregon Anemone
  • Our Lord's Candle
  • Pink Monkeyflower
  • Queen Anne's Lace
  • Red Columbine
  • Sagebrush Mariposa Lily
  • Scarlet Monkeyflower
  • Sheep Sorrel
  • Showy Penstemon
  • Siberian Miner's Lettuce
  • Silky Lupine
  • Sky Pilot
  • Small-flowered Paintbrush
  • Square Mariposa Lily
  • Stinging Nettle
  • Storksbill
  • Subalpine Buttercup
  • Subalpine Daisy
  • Teddybear Cholla
  • Western Bistort
  • Western Bleedingheart
  • Western Blue Flax
  • Western Dog Violet
  • Western Foamflower
  • Western Monkshood
  • Western Pasqueflower
  • Western Peony
  • Western Spring Beauty
  • Western Starflower
  • Western Trillium
  • Western Wallflower
  • White Mule's Ears
  • Yellow Mariposa Lily