Welcome to the Inventory of Rare, Threatened, and Endangered Plants of California

The CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants has served as a resource for information about California's rare plants for over 35 years. The Inventory is a widely-recognized resource that promotes scientific research, conservation planning, and the enforcement of environmental laws. To search for information regarding California's rare and endangered plants, please click on the "Simple Search" or "Advanced Search" buttons below, or enter a word or phrase directly into the search bar to begin.
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Additions / Changes / Deletions

All Major Changes Since 6th Edition, 2001

Currently in Review

Rare Plant Status Review Forum | Forum Membership Information | Status Reviewer Form


Major Contributors
California Natural Diversity Database Jenkins Family Bilisoly Bequest Grant

Calflora Studio Simple TRC

Additional Funding Provided by:
Beatrice Harris   |   LSA Associates   |   Sapphos Environmental



Suggested Citation
CNPS, Rare Plant Program. . Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants (online edition, v8-02). California Native Plant Society, Sacramento, CA. Website http://www.rareplants.cnps.org [accessed ].