Taxon  Report   8231 
Verbena gooddingii  Briq.
Southwestern mock vervain
Verbena gooddingii
© 2008 Steve Matson
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Verbena gooddingii
© 2010 James M. Andre
Verbena gooddingii
© 2012 Keir Morse
Verbena gooddingii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Verbena gooddingii
© 2014 John Doyen
Genus: Verbena
Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + JM93
PLANTS accepted name: Glandularia gooddingii
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ICPN: Glandularia gooddingii
ICPN: Verbena gooddingii var. nepetifolia
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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: Jul 16, 2018).

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