Taxon  Report   7754 
Stachys albens  A. Gray
Cobwebby hedge nettle,  White hedge nettle, Whitestem hedgenettle
Stachys albens
© 2009 Neal Kramer
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Stachys albens
© 2015 Zoya Akulova
Stachys albens
© 2015 John Doyen
Stachys albens, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Stachys albens
© 2009 Keir Morse
Genus: Stachys
Foothill Woodland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Stachys albens var. juliensis
TJM2: Stachys lanuginosa
TJM2: Stachys malacophylla
TJM2: Stachys velutina
More information about  Stachys albens
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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: Feb 24, 2018).

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