VASCULAR PLANTS OF UPPER NEWPORT BAY
UPPER BAY SPECIES WHOSE GENUS NAMES BEGIN WITH "S"
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














Sagina decumbens ssp. occidentalis # Caryophyllaceae






Sagina occidentalis* # Caryophyllaceae






Salicornia ambigua* # Chenopodiaceae (Amaranth)






Salicornia bigelovii # Chenopodiaceae (Amaranth)






Salicornia subterminalis * # Chenopodiaceae (Amaranth)






Salicornia virginica # Chenopodiaceae (Amaranth)






Salix discolor Salicaceae






Salix exigua # Salicaceae






Salix gooddingii # Salicaceae






Salix gooddingii var. variabilis * # Salicaceae






Salix hindsiana var. leucodendroides* # Salicaceae






Salix laevigata # Salicaceae






Salix lasiolepis # Salicaceae






Salsola iberica* Chenopodiaceae (Amaranth)






Salsola tragus Chenopodiaceae (Amaranth)






Salvia apiana # Lamiaceae






Salvia clevelandii X 'Aromas' # Lamiaceae






Salvia columbariae # Lamiaceae






Salvia leucantha Lamiaceae






Salvia mellifera # Lamiaceae






Sambucus mexicana * # Caprifoliaceae (Adox)






Sambucus nigra ssp. caerula # Caprifoliaceae






Scandix anthriscus* Apiaceae






Schinus molle Anacardiaceae






Schinus terebinthifolius Anacardiaceae






Schismus barbatus Poaceae






Schoenoplectus acutus var. occidentalis # Cyperaceae






Schoenoplectus americanus # Cyperaceae






Schoenoplectus californicus # Cyperaceae






Schoenoplectus pungens # Cyperaceae






Scirpus acutus var. occidentalis # Cyperaceae






Scirpus acutus* # Cyperaceae






Scirpus americanus * # Cyperaceae






Scirpus californicus * # Cyperaceae






Scirpus cernuus var. californicus* # Cyperaceae






Scirpus maritimus * # Cyperaceae






Scirpus olneyi* # Cyperaceae






Scirpus paludosus* # Cyperaceae






Scirpus pungens * # Cyperaceae






Scirpus robustus * # Cyperaceae






Senecio mikanioides * Asteraceae






Senecio vulgaris Asteraceae






Sesbania punicea Fabaceae






Setaria lutescens* Poaceae






Setaria pumila Poaceae






Setaria verticillata Poaceae






Sida leprosa var. hederacea* # Malvaceae






Silene gallica Caryophyllaceae






Silybum marianum Asteraceae






Sisymbrium altissimum Brassicaceae






Sisymbrium irio Brassicaceae






Sisymbrium orientale Brassicaceae






Sisymbrium pinnatum ssp. menziesii* # Brassicaceae






Sisyrinchium bellum # Iridaceae






Solanum americanum # Solanaceae






Solanum douglasii # Solanaceae






Soleirolia soleirolii Urticaceae






Solidago californica * # Asteraceae






Solidago occidentalis* # Asteraceae






Solidago velutina ssp. californica # Asteraceae






Sonchus asper Asteraceae






Sonchus oleraceus Asteraceae






Sorghum bicolor Poaceae






Sorghum halepense Poaceae






Spartina foliosa # Poaceae






Spartium junceum Fabaceae






Spergula arvensis Caryophyllaceae






Spergula arvensis ssp. arvensis * Caryophyllaceae






Spergularia bocconei Caryophyllaceae






Spergularia marina # Caryophyllaceae






Spergularia villosa Caryophyllaceae






Sphaeralcea emoryi # Malvaceae






Sphaeralcea emoryi var. emoryi * # Malvaceae






Sporobolus airoides # Poaceae






Statice californicum* # Plumbaginaceae






Statice perezii* Plumbaginaceae






Statice sinuatum* Plumbaginaceae






Stellaria media Caryophyllaceae






Stenotaphrum secundatum Poaceae






Stephanomeria diegensis # Asteraceae






Stephanomeria exigua ssp. deanei # Asteraceae






Stephanomeria virgata ssp. pleurocarpa * # Asteraceae






Stipa lepida # Poaceae






Stipa pulchra # Poaceae






Suaeda calceoliformis # Chenopodiaceae (Amaranth)






Suaeda californica var. pubescens* # Chenopodiaceae (Amaranth)






Suaeda depressa var. erecta* # Chenopodiaceae (Amaranth)






Suaeda esteroa # Chenopodiaceae (Amaranth)






Suaeda taxifolia # Chenopodiaceae (Amaranth)






Syzygium paniculatum Myrtaceae