VASCULAR PLANTS OF UPPER NEWPORT BAY
UPPER BAY SPECIES WHOSE GENUS NAMES BEGIN WITH "B"
AS COMPILED BY ROBERT DE RUFF
# After a name indicates that the plant is a California Native
* After a name denotes that this is an older name, not one in use at this time
Family names in parenthesis are the new names as shown in
Roberts' 2008 Checklist of Vascular Plants of Orange County





































GENUS NAME FAMILY NAME














Baccharis emoryi * # Asteraceae






Baccharis glutinosa* # Asteraceae






Baccharis pilularis * # Asteraceae






Baccharis pilularis ssp. consanguinea # Asteraceae






Baccharis salicifolia # Asteraceae






Baccharis salicina # Asteraceae






Baccharis sarothroides # Asteraceae






Bassia hyssopifolia Chenopodiaceae (Amaranth)






Batis maritima # Bataceae






Beta vulgaris Chenopodiaceae (Amaranth)






Beta vulgaris var. cicla Chenopodiaceae (Amaranth)






Bloomeria crocea # Alliaceae (Themid)






Bolboschoenus maritimus ssp paludosus # Cyperaceae






Bolboschoenus robustus # Cyperaceae






Bougainvillea glabra Nyctaginaceae






Bowlesia incana # Apiaceae (Arali)






Brachypodium distachyon Poaceae






Brassica campestris* Brassicaceae






Brassica geniculata Brassicaceae






Brassica nigra Brassicaceae






Brassica rapa ssp. sylvestris Brassicaceae






Brassica tournefortii Brassicaceae






Briza minor Poaceae






Bromus carinatus # Poaceae






Bromus catharticus Poaceae






Bromus diandrus Poaceae






Bromus hordeaceous Poaceae






Bromus madritensis ssp. rubens Poaceae






Bromus mollis* Poaceae






Bromus rigidus* Poaceae






Bromus rubens* Poaceae






Bromus tectorum Poaceae






Bromus unioloides* Poaceae