Taxon  Report   5651 
Monardella palmeri  A. Gray
Palmer's monardella
Monardella palmeri
© 2012 Chris Winchell
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Monardella palmeri
© 2012 Chris Winchell
Monardella palmeri
© 2001 CDFA
Monardella palmeri, a dicot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Monardella palmeri
© 2001 CDFA
Genus: Monardella
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   4.8 (broad endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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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:   (Accessed: Oct 22, 2016).

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