Taxon  Report   52 
Acanthomintha obovata  Jepson  ssp. cordata  Jokerst
heart leaved thorn mint,  heartleaf thorn mint
Acanthomintha obovata ssp. cordata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.2 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Acanthomintha obovata ssp. cordata
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Acanthomintha obovata ssp. cordata
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Valley Grassland
Habitat: openings [CNPS Inventory]
Genus: Acanthomintha
Parent Record Acanthomintha obovata.
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 Information about  Acanthomintha obovata ssp. cordata  from other sources:

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 26, 2015).

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