Taxon  Report   5642 
Monardella nana  A. Gray
Little monardella,  Yellow monardella
Monardella nana
© 2008 Jordan Zylstra
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Monardella nana
© 2015 Keir Morse
Monardella nana
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Monardella nana, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Monardella nana
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Genus: Monardella
Subspecies and Varieties:
Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Monardella macrantha var. pinetorum
ICPN: Monardella nana ssp. arida
ICPN: Monardella nana ssp. leptosiphon
ICPN: Monardella nana ssp. tenuiflora
ICPN: Monardella macrantha var. arida
ICPN: Monardella nana ssp. nana
More information about  Monardella nana
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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:   (Accessed: Aug 20, 2018).

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