Calflora
Taxon  Report   5660    
Monardella villosa  Benth.
Coyote mint
Monardella villosa
© 2006 Dr. Mark S. Brunell
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Monardella villosa
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Monardella villosa
© 2001 Jeff Abbas
Monardella villosa, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Monardella villosa
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Redwood Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Northern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Monardella antonina
More information about  Monardella villosa
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (MOVI2)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 16, 2018).

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