Taxon  Report   6467 
Phyla nodiflora  (L.) E. Greene
Common lippia,  Lippia, Turkey tangle fogfruit
Phyla nodiflora
© 2009 Barry Rice
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Phyla nodiflora
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Phyla nodiflora
© 2001 Jeff Abbas
Phyla nodiflora, 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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Phyla nodiflora
© 2011 Ron Wolf
Genus: Phyla
escaped cultivar, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Lippia incisa
PLANTS: Lippia nodiflora var. reptans
PLANTS: Lippia nodiflora
PLANTS: Lippia reptans
PLANTS: Phyla incisa
PLANTS: Phyla nodiflora var. repens
PLANTS: Phyla nodiflora var. longifolia
TJM2 + PLANTS: Phyla nodiflora var. nodiflora
TJM2 + PLANTS: Phyla nodiflora var. reptans
TJM2 + PLANTS: Phyla nodiflora var. incisa
TJM2: Phyla nodiflora var. canescens
TJM2 + PLANTS: Phyla nodiflora var. rosea
More information about  Phyla nodiflora
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 22, 2018).

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