Henry W. Coe - Wildflower Guide

What's Blooming Now?

This is a list of the wildflowers that are now blooming at Henry W. Coe State Park.

You might need to scroll down to see all of the pictures for each flower.

This list is current as of April 20, 2014.

Baby Blue-Eyes, White Baby Blue-Eyes

Baby Blue-Eyes, White Baby Blue-Eyes


Scientific Name: Nemophila menziesii ssp. atomaria
Bedstraw, California Bedstraw

Bedstraw, California Bedstraw


Scientific Name: Galium californicum
Beeplant, California Bee-Plant, California Figwort

Beeplant, California Bee-Plant, California Figwort


Scientific Name: Scrophularia californica
Black Mustard

Black Mustard


Scientific Name: Brassica nigra
Bladder Parsnip, Common Lomatium

Bladder Parsnip, Common Lomatium


Scientific Name: Lomatium utriculatum
Blow-Wives

Blow-Wives


Scientific Name: Achyrachaena mollis
Blow-Wives (seedhead)

Blow-Wives (seedhead)


Scientific Name: Achyrachaena mollis
Blue Dicks, Wild Hyacinth

Blue Dicks, Wild Hyacinth


Scientific Name: Dichelostemma capitatum ssp. capitatum
Blue Witch, Blue Nightshade

Blue Witch, Blue Nightshade


Scientific Name: Solanum umbelliferum
Blue-Eyed Grass, California Blue-Eyed Grass

Blue-Eyed Grass, California Blue-Eyed Grass


Scientific Name: Sisyrinchium bellum
Blue-Eyed Mary, Spinster's Blue-Eyed Mary

Blue-Eyed Mary, Spinster's Blue-Eyed Mary


Scientific Name: Collinsia sparsiflora var. collina
Buckbrush

Buckbrush


Scientific Name: Ceanothus cuneatus
Butter-and-Eggs, Johnny-Tuck, Yellow Johnny-Tuck

Butter-and-Eggs, Johnny-Tuck, Yellow Johnny-Tuck


Scientific Name: Triphysaria eriantha
Buttercup, California Buttercup

Buttercup, California Buttercup


Scientific Name: Ranunculus californicus
California Bay Laurel, Oregon Myrtle

California Bay Laurel, Oregon Myrtle


Scientific Name: Umbellularia californica
California Goosefoot, Soap Plant

California Goosefoot, Soap Plant


Scientific Name: Chenopodium californicum
California Helianthella

California Helianthella


Scientific Name: Helianthella californica
California Horkelia

California Horkelia


Scientific Name: Horkelia californica var. frondosa
California Milkweed, Round-Hooded Milkweed

California Milkweed, Round-Hooded Milkweed


Scientific Name: Asclepias californica
California Saxifrage

California Saxifrage


Scientific Name: Micranthes californica
Chaparral Currant

Chaparral Currant


Scientific Name: Ribes malvaceum var. malvaceum
Checker Lily, Mission Bells

Checker Lily, Mission Bells


Scientific Name: Fritillaria affinis
Checkerbloom, Common Checkerbloom, Wild Hollyhock

Checkerbloom, Common Checkerbloom, Wild Hollyhock


Scientific Name: Sidalcea malviflora ssp. laciniata
Chickweed, Common Chickweed

Chickweed, Common Chickweed


Scientific Name: Stellaria media
Chinese Houses, Purple Chinese Houses, Innocence

Chinese Houses, Purple Chinese Houses, Innocence


Scientific Name: Collinsia heterophylla
Chokecherry, Western Chokecherry

Chokecherry, Western Chokecherry


Scientific Name: Prunus virginiana var. demissa
Clasping Henbit, Common Henbit, Giraffe Head

Clasping Henbit, Common Henbit, Giraffe Head


Scientific Name: Lamium amplexicaule
Clover, California Bur Clover, Bur Clover, Toothed Medick

Clover, California Bur Clover, Bur Clover, Toothed Medick


Scientific Name: Medicago polymorpha
Clover, Rose Clover

Clover, Rose Clover


Scientific Name: Trifolium hirtum
Clover, Sour Clover, Yellow Sweet Clover, Indian Melilot

Clover, Sour Clover, Yellow Sweet Clover, Indian Melilot


Scientific Name: Melilotus indicus
Clover, Tomcat Clover, Common Palesack Clover

Clover, Tomcat Clover, Common Palesack Clover


Scientific Name: Trifolium willdenovii
Common Groundsel, Old-Man-in-the-Spring

Common Groundsel, Old-Man-in-the-Spring


Scientific Name: Senecio vulgaris
Common Phacelia, Distant Phacelia

Common Phacelia, Distant Phacelia


Scientific Name: Phacelia distans
Cream Cups

Cream Cups


Scientific Name: Platystemon californicus
Cut-Leaf Geranium, Cutleaf Cranesbill

Cut-Leaf Geranium, Cutleaf Cranesbill


Scientific Name: Geranium dissectum
Dandelion, Annual Dandelion, Mountain Dandelion, Annual Agoseris

Dandelion, Annual Dandelion, Mountain Dandelion, Annual Agoseris


Scientific Name: Agoseris heterophylla
Dandelion, California Dandelion, Large Flowered Agoseris

Dandelion, California Dandelion, Large Flowered Agoseris


Scientific Name: Agoseris grandiflora
Dandelion, Common Dandelion

Dandelion, Common Dandelion


Scientific Name: Taraxacum officinale
Death Camas

Death Camas


Scientific Name: Toxicoscordion venenosum var. venenosum
Dobiepod, Slender Tropidocarpum

Dobiepod, Slender Tropidocarpum


Scientific Name: Tropidocarpum gracile
Dwarf Evax

Dwarf Evax


Scientific Name: Hesperevax acaulis
Elderberry, Blue Elderberry, California Elderberry

Elderberry, Blue Elderberry, California Elderberry


Scientific Name: Sambucus nigra ssp. caerulea
English Plantain

English Plantain


Scientific Name: Plantago lanceolata
Fendler's Meadow-Rue, Many-Fruited Meadow-Rue

Fendler's Meadow-Rue, Many-Fruited Meadow-Rue


Scientific Name: Thalictrum fendleri var. polycarpum
Fiddleneck, Common Fiddleneck, Intermediate Fiddleneck

Fiddleneck, Common Fiddleneck, Intermediate Fiddleneck


Scientific Name: Amsinckia intermedia
Field Mustard, Turnip

Field Mustard, Turnip


Scientific Name: Brassica rapa
Fiesta Flower, Blue Fiesta Flower

Fiesta Flower, Blue Fiesta Flower


Scientific Name: Pholistoma auritum var. auritum
Filaree, Blunt-folded Filaree, Southern European Stork's-bill

Filaree, Blunt-folded Filaree, Southern European Stork's-bill


Scientific Name: Erodium brachycarpum
Filaree, Broadleaf Filaree, Long-Beaked Storksbill

Filaree, Broadleaf Filaree, Long-Beaked Storksbill


Scientific Name: Erodium botrys
Filaree, Red-Stemmed Filaree, Redstem Storksbill

Filaree, Red-Stemmed Filaree, Redstem Storksbill


Scientific Name: Erodium cicutarium
Fringe Pod, Lace Pod

Fringe Pod, Lace Pod


Scientific Name: Thysanocarpus curvipes
Gambleweed, Pacific Snakeroot

Gambleweed, Pacific Snakeroot


Scientific Name: Sanicula crassicaulis
Giant Trillium, Giant Wakerobin

Giant Trillium, Giant Wakerobin


Scientific Name: Trillium chloropetalum
Gilia, Bird's Eye Gilia, Bird's Eyes, Tricolor Gilia

Gilia, Bird's Eye Gilia, Bird's Eyes, Tricolor Gilia


Scientific Name: Gilia tricolor ssp. tricolor
Gilia, Slope Gilia, Grassland Gilia

Gilia, Slope Gilia, Grassland Gilia


Scientific Name: Gilia clivorum
Gilia, Small California Gilia, Many-Stemmed Gilia

Gilia, Small California Gilia, Many-Stemmed Gilia


Scientific Name: Gilia achilleifolia ssp. multicaulis
Golden Fleece

Golden Fleece


Scientific Name: Ericameria arborescens
Goldfields, Sunshine

Goldfields, Sunshine


Scientific Name: Lasthenia californica
Gooseberry, Fuchsia-Flowered Gooseberry

Gooseberry, Fuchsia-Flowered Gooseberry


Scientific Name: Ribes speciosum
Gooseberry, Hillside Gooseberry, California Gooseberry

Gooseberry, Hillside Gooseberry, California Gooseberry


Scientific Name: Ribes californicum var. californicum
Goosegrass, Cleavers

Goosegrass, Cleavers


Scientific Name: Galium aparine
Hedge-Parsley, Spreading Hedge-Parsley

Hedge-Parsley, Spreading Hedge-Parsley


Scientific Name: Torilis arvensis
Hill Lotus, Miniature Lotus, Small-Flowered Lotus

Hill Lotus, Miniature Lotus, Small-Flowered Lotus


Scientific Name: Acmispon parviflorus
Hill Lotus, Short-Podded Trefoil, Colchita

Hill Lotus, Short-Podded Trefoil, Colchita


Scientific Name: Acmispon brachycarpus
Hoary Cress, Heart Podded Hoary Cress

Hoary Cress, Heart Podded Hoary Cress


Scientific Name: Lepidium draba
Horehound

Horehound


Scientific Name: Marrubium vulgare
Hound's Tongue, Western Hound's Tongue

Hound's Tongue, Western Hound's Tongue


Scientific Name: Cynoglossum grande
Indian Paintbrush, Coast Paintbrush, Common Indian Paintbrush

Indian Paintbrush, Coast Paintbrush, Common Indian Paintbrush


Scientific Name: Castilleja affinis
Indian Warrior

Indian Warrior


Scientific Name: Pedicularis densiflora
Interior Goldenbush, Narrowleaf Goldenbush

Interior Goldenbush, Narrowleaf Goldenbush


Scientific Name: Ericameria linearifolia
Iris, Ground Iris, Bowl-Tubed Iris

Iris, Ground Iris, Bowl-Tubed Iris


Scientific Name: Iris macrosiphon
Ithuriel's Spear, Wally Basket, Grass Nut

Ithuriel's Spear, Wally Basket, Grass Nut


Scientific Name: Triteleia laxa
Lace Parsnip, Wooly-Fruited Lomatium

Lace Parsnip, Wooly-Fruited Lomatium


Scientific Name: Lomatium dasycarpum ssp. dasycarpum
Larkspur, Royal Larkspur, Royal Delphinium

Larkspur, Royal Larkspur, Royal Delphinium


Scientific Name: Delphinium variegatum ssp. variegatum
Larkspur, Spreading Larkspur, Zigzag Delphinium, Indian Blue Larkspur

Larkspur, Spreading Larkspur, Zigzag Delphinium, Indian Blue Larkspur


Scientific Name: Delphinium patens ssp. patens
Lemon Verbena, Capeweed, Mat Grass

Lemon Verbena, Capeweed, Mat Grass


Scientific Name: Phyla nodiflora var. nodiflora
Linanthus, Common Linanthus, False Baby Stars, Pinklobe Linanthus

Linanthus, Common Linanthus, False Baby Stars, Pinklobe Linanthus


Scientific Name: Leptosiphon androsaceus
Linanthus, Large-Flower Linanthus, Grand Linanthus, Mountain Phlox

Linanthus, Large-Flower Linanthus, Grand Linanthus, Mountain Phlox


Scientific Name: Leptosiphon grandiflorus
Linanthus, True Baby Stars, Bicolored Linanthus

Linanthus, True Baby Stars, Bicolored Linanthus


Scientific Name: Leptosiphon bicolor
Lupine, Arroyo Lupine

Lupine, Arroyo Lupine


Scientific Name: Lupinus succulentus
Lupine, Bay Area Silver Lupine

Lupine, Bay Area Silver Lupine


Scientific Name: Lupinus albifrons var. collinus
Lupine, Broadleaf Lupine

Lupine, Broadleaf Lupine


Scientific Name: Lupinus latifolius
Lupine, California False Lupine

Lupine, California False Lupine


Scientific Name: Thermopsis macrophylla
Lupine, Dense-Flowered Lupine, Gully Lupine, Whitewhorl Lupine

Lupine, Dense-Flowered Lupine, Gully Lupine, Whitewhorl Lupine


Scientific Name: Lupinus microcarpus var. densiflorus
Lupine, Douglas' Lupine, Sky Lupine

Lupine, Douglas' Lupine, Sky Lupine


Scientific Name: Lupinus nanus
Lupine, Miniature Lupine, Dove Lupine, Blue and White Lupine

Lupine, Miniature Lupine, Dove Lupine, Blue and White Lupine


Scientific Name: Lupinus bicolor
Lupine, Silver Lupine, White-Foliaged Lupine

Lupine, Silver Lupine, White-Foliaged Lupine


Scientific Name: Lupinus albifrons var. albifrons
Lupine, Valley Lupine, Chick Lupine

Lupine, Valley Lupine, Chick Lupine


Scientific Name: Lupinus microcarpus var. microcarpus
Madrone,  Pacific Madrone

Madrone, Pacific Madrone


Scientific Name: Arbutus menziesii
Manzanita, Bigberry Manzanita

Manzanita, Bigberry Manzanita


Scientific Name: Arctostaphylos glauca
Meadowfoam, Douglas' Meadowfoam

Meadowfoam, Douglas' Meadowfoam


Scientific Name: Limnanthes douglasii ssp. nivea
Milkmaids, Toothwort

Milkmaids, Toothwort


Scientific Name: Cardamine californica
Miner's Lettuce, Indian Lettuce

Miner's Lettuce, Indian Lettuce


Scientific Name: Claytonia perfoliata
Monkeyflower, Common Monkeyflower, Seep-Spring Monkeyflower

Monkeyflower, Common Monkeyflower, Seep-Spring Monkeyflower


Scientific Name: Mimulus guttatus
Morning Glory, Western Morning Glory

Morning Glory, Western Morning Glory


Scientific Name: Calystegia occidentalis ssp. occidentalis
Mule Fat, Marsh Baccharis, Saltmarsh Baccharis, Seep-Willow, Water-Wally

Mule Fat, Marsh Baccharis, Saltmarsh Baccharis, Seep-Willow, Water-Wally


Scientific Name: Baccharis glutinosa
Nemophila, Meadow Nemophila, Littlefoot Nemophila

Nemophila, Meadow Nemophila, Littlefoot Nemophila


Scientific Name: Nemophila pedunculata
Nemophila, Small-Flowered Nemophila

Nemophila, Small-Flowered Nemophila


Scientific Name: Nemophila parviflora var. parviflora
Oak, Blue Oak

Oak, Blue Oak


Scientific Name: Quercus douglasii
Oak, Live Oak, Coast Live Oak, California LIve Oak

Oak, Live Oak, Coast Live Oak, California LIve Oak


Scientific Name: Quercus agrifolia var. agrifolia
Oak, Valley Oak, California White Oak, Roble

Oak, Valley Oak, California White Oak, Roble


Scientific Name: Quercus lobata
Onion, Serrated Onion, Pom-Pon Onion

Onion, Serrated Onion, Pom-Pon Onion


Scientific Name: Allium serra
Oso Berry

Oso Berry


Scientific Name: Oemleria cerasiformis
Owl's Clover, Common Owl's Clover

Owl's Clover, Common Owl's Clover


Scientific Name: Castilleja densiflora
Pacific Pea, Hillside Pea, Woodland Pea

Pacific Pea, Hillside Pea, Woodland Pea


Scientific Name: Lathyrus vestitus
Persian Speedwell

Persian Speedwell


Scientific Name: Veronica persica
Philadelphia Fleabane, Philadelphia Daisy

Philadelphia Fleabane, Philadelphia Daisy


Scientific Name: Erigeron philadelphicus var. philadelphicus
Pine, Gray Pine, Foothill Pine

Pine, Gray Pine, Foothill Pine


Scientific Name: Pinus sabiniana
Pineapple Weed

Pineapple Weed


Scientific Name: Matricaria discoidea
Plantain, California Plantain, Dwarf Plantain

Plantain, California Plantain, Dwarf Plantain


Scientific Name: Plantago erecta
Plectritis, Longhorn Plectritis, White Plectritis, Rotund Plectritis

Plectritis, Longhorn Plectritis, White Plectritis, Rotund Plectritis


Scientific Name: Plectritis macrocera
Plectritis, Pink Plectritis, Short-Spurred Plectritis, Pale Plectritis, Corn Salad

Plectritis, Pink Plectritis, Short-Spurred Plectritis, Pale Plectritis, Corn Salad


Scientific Name: Plectritis congesta ssp. brachystemon
Poison Oak, Western Poison Oak

Poison Oak, Western Poison Oak


Scientific Name: Toxicodendron diversilobum
Poison Sanicle

Poison Sanicle


Scientific Name: Sanicula bipinnata
Popcorn Flower

Popcorn Flower


Scientific Name: Plagiobothrys nothofulvus
Poppy, California Poppy

Poppy, California Poppy


Scientific Name: Eschscholzia californica
Poppy, Tufted Poppy

Poppy, Tufted Poppy


Scientific Name: Eschscholzia caespitosa
Purple Sanicle

Purple Sanicle


Scientific Name: Sanicula bipinnatifida
Pygmyweed, Sand Pygmyweed

Pygmyweed, Sand Pygmyweed


Scientific Name: Crassula connata
Red Maids

Red Maids


Scientific Name: Calandrinia ciliata
Red Willow, Smooth Willow

Red Willow, Smooth Willow


Scientific Name: Salix laevigata
Redberry, Spiny Redberry, Redberried Buckthorn

Redberry, Spiny Redberry, Redberried Buckthorn


Scientific Name: Rhamnus crocea
Rigid Hedgenettle, Rigid Betony

Rigid Hedgenettle, Rigid Betony


Scientific Name: Stachys rigida var. rigida
Salsify, Yellow Salsify, Goat's Beard

Salsify, Yellow Salsify, Goat's Beard


Scientific Name: Tragopogon dubius
Scarlet Pimpernel

Scarlet Pimpernel


Scientific Name: Anagallis arvensis
Shepherd's Needle, Venus' Needle, Venus' Comb

Shepherd's Needle, Venus' Needle, Venus' Comb


Scientific Name: Scandix pecten-veneris
Shepherd's Purse

Shepherd's Purse


Scientific Name: Capsella bursa-pastoris
Shining Peppergrass

Shining Peppergrass


Scientific Name: Lepidium nitidum
Shooting Star, Lowland Shooting Star, Padre's Shooting Star

Shooting Star, Lowland Shooting Star, Padre's Shooting Star


Scientific Name: Dodecatheon clevelandii ssp. patulum
Shooting Star, Mosquito Bills, Sailor Caps, Woodland Shooting Star

Shooting Star, Mosquito Bills, Sailor Caps, Woodland Shooting Star


Scientific Name: Dodecatheon hendersonii
Shrubby Butterweed, Creek Senecio, Bush Groundsel

Shrubby Butterweed, Creek Senecio, Bush Groundsel


Scientific Name: Senecio flaccidus var. douglasii
Silver Puffs

Silver Puffs


Scientific Name: Uropappus lindleyi
Slender Cottonweed, Q-Tips

Slender Cottonweed, Q-Tips


Scientific Name: Micropus californicus var. californicus
Slender Phlox, Annual Phlox

Slender Phlox, Annual Phlox


Scientific Name: Microsteris gracilis
Slender Woolly Marble

Slender Woolly Marble


Scientific Name: Psilocarphus tenellus
Smooth Cat's Ear

Smooth Cat's Ear


Scientific Name: Hypochaeris glabra
Smooth Hawksbeard

Smooth Hawksbeard


Scientific Name: Crepis capillaris
Sticky Cinquefoil

Sticky Cinquefoil


Scientific Name: Drymocallis glandulosa
Sticky Monkeyflower, Bush Monkeyflower

Sticky Monkeyflower, Bush Monkeyflower


Scientific Name: Mimulus aurantiacus
Sycamore, California Sycamore, Western Sycamore

Sycamore, California Sycamore, Western Sycamore


Scientific Name: Platanus racemosa
Tidy Tips

Tidy Tips


Scientific Name: Layia platyglossa
Torrent Sedge

Torrent Sedge


Scientific Name: Carex nudata
Turkey Pea, Tuberous Sanicle

Turkey Pea, Tuberous Sanicle


Scientific Name: Sanicula tuberosa
Vetch, Spring Vetch, Common Vetch, Tare

Vetch, Spring Vetch, Common Vetch, Tare


Scientific Name: Vicia sativa ssp. sativa
Vetch, Winter Vetch, Hairy Vetch

Vetch, Winter Vetch, Hairy Vetch


Scientific Name: Vicia villosa ssp. varia
Violet, Douglas' Violet, Golden Violet

Violet, Douglas' Violet, Golden Violet


Scientific Name: Viola douglasii
Violet, Johnny-Jump-Up, California Golden Violet, Yellow Pansy

Violet, Johnny-Jump-Up, California Golden Violet, Yellow Pansy


Scientific Name: Viola pedunculata
Violet, Oak Violet

Violet, Oak Violet


Scientific Name: Viola purpurea ssp. quercetorum
Violet, Western Heart's Ease, Two-Eyed Violet

Violet, Western Heart's Ease, Two-Eyed Violet


Scientific Name: Viola ocellata
Western Bittercress, Few-Seeded Bittercress

Western Bittercress, Few-Seeded Bittercress


Scientific Name: Cardamine oligosperma
Whisker Brush, Bristly Leaf Linanthus

Whisker Brush, Bristly Leaf Linanthus


Scientific Name: Leptosiphon ciliatus
White Globe Lily, Fairy Lantern

White Globe Lily, Fairy Lantern


Scientific Name: Calochortus albus
Whitlow Grass, Spring Whitlow Grass

Whitlow Grass, Spring Whitlow Grass


Scientific Name: Draba verna
Wild Cucumber, California Manroot, Common Manroot

Wild Cucumber, California Manroot, Common Manroot


Scientific Name: Marah fabaceus
Willow Dock

Willow Dock


Scientific Name: Rumex salicifolius
Willow, Narrowleaf Willow, Sandbar Willow

Willow, Narrowleaf Willow, Sandbar Willow


Scientific Name: Salix exigua
Wintercress, American Wintercress, American Rocket

Wintercress, American Wintercress, American Rocket


Scientific Name: Barbarea orthoceras
Woodland Star

Woodland Star


Scientific Name: Lithophragma affine
Wooly Indian Paintbrush, Wooly Paintbrush, Felt Paintbrush

Wooly Indian Paintbrush, Wooly Paintbrush, Felt Paintbrush


Scientific Name: Castilleja foliolosa
Yarrow, Common Yarrow

Yarrow, Common Yarrow


Scientific Name: Achillea millefolium
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