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Latin NameCommon NameEdibility RatingMedicinal Rating
Abronia latifoliaSand Verbena, Coastal sand verbena20
Akebia quinataAkebia, Chocolate vine, Fiveleaf Akebia, Chocolate Vine42
Akebia trifoliataAkebia, Threeleaf Akebia42
Akebia x pentaphylla 40
Brachyglottis repandaBushman's Toilet Paper11
Brodiaea coronariaCalifornian Hyacinth, Crown brodiaea, Indian Valley brodiaea30
Bulbinopsis bulbosaGolden Lily30
Calochortus aureusMariposa Lily, Golden mariposa lily20
Calochortus barbatus 10
Calochortus clavatusClubhair mariposa lily, Arroyo de la Cruz mariposa lily10
Calochortus elegansStar Tulip, Elegant mariposa lily10
Calochortus gunnisoniiMariposa Lily, Gunnison's mariposa lily21
Calochortus luteusYellow Mariposa, Yellow mariposa lily20
Calochortus macrocarpusSagebrush Mariposa Lily, Nez Perce mariposa lily21
Calochortus nuttalliiSego Lily20
Calochortus pulchellusMount Diablo Globelily, Mt. diablo fairy-lantern20
Calochortus tolmieiTolmie Startulip20
Calochortus uniflorusLarge-Flowered Star Tulip, Monterey mariposa lily10
Calochortus venustusButterfly Mariposa Lily20
Chlorogalum parviflorumSmallflower Soapplant20
Chlorogalum pomeridianumSoap Lily, Wavyleaf soap plant32
Conandron ramondioides 10
Conyza canadensisCanada Fleabane, Canadian horseweed13
Erica cerinthoidesFire Heath10
Euonymus fortuneiWinter Creeper, Wintercreeper Euonymus01
Ferula moschataMusk Root02
Ferula narthexFerula22
Ferula persica 01
Ferula schair 00
Ferula szowitziana 00
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