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Some Fire Resistant Plants

Some Fire Resistant Plants

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<h1><big><font color="#008000">List of Fire Resistant Plants</font></big></h1>


<p>Quaking aspen (Populus tremuloides)<br>
Narrowleaf cottonwood (Populus angustifolia)<br>
Rocky Mountain maple (Acer glabrum)<br>
Big-toothed maple (Acer grandidentatum)<br>
Green ash (Fraxinus virginiana)<br>
Black locust (Robinia pseudoacacia)<br>
Boxelder (Acer negundo) </p>

<p><strong><u>SMALL TREES, SHRUBS, WOODY PLANTS, &amp; FORBS</u></strong>:</p>

<p>Skunkbush sumac (Rhus trilobata)<br>
Gambel oak (Quercus gambelii)<br>
Wavyleaf oak (Quercus undulata)<br>
Flowering or fragrant ash (Fraxinus cuspidata)<br>
Chokecherry (Prunus virginiana)<br>
New Mexico olive (or privet, or Forestiera) (Forestiera neomexicana)<br>
Native plum (Prunus ameriana)<br>
Nanking cherry (Prunus tomentosa)<br>
Lilac (Syringa vulgaris)<br>
Mountain mahogany (Cercocarpus spp.)<br>
New Mexico locust (Robinia neomexicana)<br>
Hackberry (Celtis occidentalis)<br>
Mockorange (Philadelphus spp.)<br>
Littleaf sumac (Rhus microphylla)<br>
Silver buffaloberry (Shepherdia argentea)<br>
Russett buffaloberry (Shepherdia canadensis)<br>
Shrubby cinquefoil (Potentilla fruiticosa)<br>
Rocky Mountain zinnia (Zinnia grandiflora)<br>
Rocky Mountain penstemon (Penstemon strictus)<br>
Fendler brush (Antelope brush) (Fendlera rupicola)<br>
Roses (Rose family) (Rosaceae) <br>
Black sage (Artemisia nova)<br>
Ocean spray or Mountain spray (Holodiscus spp.)<br>
Wild raspberry (Rubus spp.)<br>
Deerbrush or buckbrush (Ceanothus spp.)<br>
Wild grape (Vitis arizonica)<br>
Winterfat (Eurotia spp.)<br>
Eriogonum (Eriogonum raggaii or jamesii)<br>
Canadian violet (Viola Canadensis): <strong>forb</strong> for well-shaded north-facing
Pussytoes (Antennaria spp.) <strong>forbs</strong><br>
Four O'clock (Mirabilis spp.)<br>
Common juniper (Juniperus communis)<br>
Kinnickinnick (Arctostaphylos uva-ursi)<br>
Willow (Salix spp.) <strong>Requires <u>substantial</u> supplemental mositure on dry sites</strong><br>
Gooseberries and currants (Ribes spp.)<br>
Velvet ash (Fraxinus velutina)<br>
Red-osier dogwood (Cornus stolonifera)<br>
Alder (Alnus spp.) <strong>Need for <u>substantial</u> supplemental watering likely</strong>

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