Calflora
Taxon  Report   8033    
Trichostema laxum  A. Gray
Turpentine weed
Trichostema laxum
© 2015 John Doyen
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Trichostema laxum
© 2010 Aaron Arthur
Trichostema laxum
© 2015 John Doyen
Trichostema laxum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Trichostema laxum
© 2015 John Doyen
Family: LAMIACEAE  
Genus: Trichostema
Communities: Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest

Serpentine affinity: 4; (broad endemic / strong indicator)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Trichostema laxum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (TRLA5)

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 17, 2018).

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