Taxon  Report   5647 
Monardella odoratissima  Benth.
Desert mint,  mountain monardella
Monardella odoratissima, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
 

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Monardella odoratissima
© Jo-Ann Ordano 2000 California Academy of Sciences
Monardella odoratissima
© 2003 Michael Charters
Monardella odoratissima
© 2004 Steve Matson
Communities:
Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: LAMIACEAE  
Genus: Monardella
Subspecies and Varieties:
Monardella odoratissima ssp. glauca
Monardella odoratissima ssp. odoratissima
Monardella odoratissima ssp. pallida
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Monardella odoratissima var. ovata
TJM2: Monardella ovata
 Information about  Monardella odoratissima  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (MOOD)

Nursery availability on CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.

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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 29, 2015).

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