Calflora
Taxon  Report   7757    
Stachys chamissonis  Benth.
Coast hedge nettle,  Coastal hedgenettle
Stachys chamissonis
© 2009 Dr. Mark S. Brunell
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Stachys chamissonis
© 2009 Dr. Mark S. Brunell
Stachys chamissonis
© 2014 Zoya Akulova
Stachys chamissonis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Stachys chamissonis
© 2009 Dr. Mark S. Brunell
Family: LAMIACEAE  
Genus: Stachys
Communities: Redwood Forest, Northern Coastal Scrub, Mixed Evergreen Forest, wetland-riparian

Wetlands:
Arid West: Occurs in wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Stachys flaccida
ICPN: Stachys chamissonis var. chamissonis
More information about  Stachys chamissonis
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 (STCH)

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 13, 2018).

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