Taxon  Report   5247 
Lycopus americanus  W.C. Barton
American water horehound, bugleweed
Lycopus americanus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
 

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 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: LAMIACEAE  
Genus: Lycopus
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Lycopus americanus var. longii
PLANTS: Lycopus americanus var. scabrifolius
PLANTS: Lycopus sinuatus
 Information about  Lycopus americanus  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (LYAM)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 18, 2014).

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