Calflora
Taxon  Report   8231    
Verbena gooddingii  Briq.
Southwestern mock vervain
Verbena gooddingii
© 2008 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Verbena gooddingii
© 2012 Keir Morse
Verbena gooddingii
© 2014 John Doyen
Verbena gooddingii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Verbena gooddingii
© 2010 James M. Andre
Family: VERBENACEAE  
Genus: Verbena
Communities: Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Glandularia gooddingii

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Glandularia gooddingii
ICPN: Verbena gooddingii var. nepetifolia
More information about  Verbena gooddingii
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 (GLGO)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 15, 2018).

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