Taxon  Report   4668 
Lepechinia fragrans  (E. Greene) Epling
Fragrant pitcher sage,  Island pitchersage
Lepechinia fragrans
© 2010 Gary A. Monroe
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Lepechinia fragrans
© 2009 Thomas Stoughton
Lepechinia fragrans, a dicot, is a shrub 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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Lepechinia fragrans
© 2003 Michael Charters
Family: LAMIACEAE  
Genus: Lepechinia
Community:
Chaparral
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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ICPN: Sphacele cordifolia
More information about  Lepechinia fragrans
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Feb 07, 2016).

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