Identify a Plant by Major Group or Colour

Step Three - The Final Identification has more details on the plants of western Canada and the Canadian Rockies than any other site. Use us as your source for learning about the plants of western Canada

Your plant should be listed below. Select one of the underlined names to go directly to the page for that plant. If you would like to view another plant after making your selection, use the back button on your browser to return to this list. You can then select another of the listed plants. 

  Name Latin Name
Alder, Green (Sitka Alder) Alnus crispa
Alder, River or Thinleaf Alnus tenuifolia
Birch, Dwarf Betula glandulosa or B. pumila
Birch, Water Betula occidentalis
Blueberry, Alaskan Vaccinium alaskaense
Blueberry, Bog Vaccinium uliginosum
Blueberry, Dwarf Vaccinium caespitosum
Blueberry, Oval-leaved Vaccinium ovalifolium
Copperbush Cladothamnus pyroliflorus
Cranberry, Bog Oxycoccus oxycoccos
Hawthorn, Black Crataegus douglasii
Hazelnut, Beaked Corylus cornuta var. californica
Huckleberry, Black Vaccinium membranaceum
Huckleberry, Evergreen Vaccinium ovatum
Huckleberry, Red Vaccinium parvifolium
Meadowsweet, White Spiraea betulifolia
Ninebark, Pacific Physocarpus capitatus
Oceanspray Holodiscus discolor
Rhododendron, Pacific Rhododendron macrophyllum
Salal Gaultheria shallon
Salmonberry Rubus spectabilis
Tea-berry, Western Gaultheria ovatifolia

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