Taxon  Report   7751 
Stachys ajugoides  Benth.
Ajuga hedge nettle,  Bugle hedgenettle, Hedge nettle
Stachys ajugoides
© 2006 Doreen L. Smith
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Stachys ajugoides
© 2012 Vernon Smith
Stachys ajugoides
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Stachys ajugoides, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Stachys ajugoides
© 2004 Bob Huettmann
Genus: Stachys
Subspecies and Varieties:
Mixed Evergreen Forest, Northern Coastal Scrub, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Coastal Sage Scrub, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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TJM2 + PLANTS: Stachys ajugoides var. ajugoides
TJM2: Stachys ramosa
More information about  Stachys ajugoides
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: Mar 21, 2018).

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