Taxon  Report   49 
Acanthomintha ilicifolia  (A. Gray) A. Gray
San diego thorn mint
Acanthomintha ilicifolia
© 2010 Anna Bennett
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Acanthomintha ilicifolia
© 2013 Keir Morse
Acanthomintha ilicifolia
© 2013 Keir Morse
Acanthomintha ilicifolia, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and Baja California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Endangered and by the Federal Government as 'Threatened '.

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Acanthomintha ilicifolia
© 2007 Andrew Borcher
Family: LAMIACEAE  
Genus: Acanthomintha
Communities:
Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: vernal-pools [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.3 (weak indicator / indifferent)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Acanthomintha ilicifolia
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (ACIL)

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 08, 2016).

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