Taxon  Report   7753 
Stachys ajugoides  Benth.  var. rigida  (Benth.) Jepson & Hoover
Hedge Nettle, rigid hedge nettle
Stachys ajugoides var. rigida, 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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 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Coastal Sage Scrub, Redwood Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Foothill Woodland, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Genus: Stachys
Parent Record Stachys ajugoides.
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Name Status:
Accepted by JM93
TJM2: accepted name: Stachys bergii
TJM2: accepted name: Stachys rigida var. quercetorum
TJM2 + PLANTS: accepted name: Stachys rigida var. rigida
 NOTE: Stachys ajugoides var. rigida is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Apr 23, 2014).

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