Rare Plant Profiles

The plant profiles presented on this website are proposed or listed as threatened or endangered (TEP) by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, under the Endangered Species Act (ESA), or if not listed, are ranked as Critically Imperiled by NatureServe. Each of these plants is known to currently exist in at least one location on national forests or national grasslands. About the Rare Plant Profiles…

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Select a specific rare plant profile from our All Species list or from lists of rare plant profiles "By State..." or "By National Forest/Grassland...". You may also select a Forest Service Region on the map below to display rare plant profiles for that region of the United States.

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A map of the Unites States displaying the USDA Forest Service Regions. Select a Region on this map to display the Rare Plant Profiles for the Region. Southern Rare Plant Profiles Eastern Rare Plant Profiles Southwestern Rare Plant Profiles Rocky Mountain Rare Plant Profiles Intermountain Rare Plant Profiles Northern Rare Plant Profiles Pacific Southwest Rare Plant Profiles Pacific Northwest Rare Plant Profiles Southern Rare Plant Profiles Alaska Rare Plant Profiles Pacific Southwest Rare Plant Profiles