Calflora
Taxon  Report   5625    
Monardella exilis  (A. Gray) Greene
Desert monardella,  Mojave monardella
Monardella exilis
© 2012 Aaron Schusteff
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Monardella exilis
© 2013 Don Davis
Monardella exilis
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Monardella exilis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Monardella exilis
© 2012 Aaron Schusteff
Family: LAMIACEAE  
Genus: Monardella
Communities: Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Monardella candicans var. exilis
More information about  Monardella exilis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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 (MOEX)

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 19, 2018).

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