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Distribution by County   49    
Acanthomintha ilicifolia  (A. Gray) A. Gray
San Diego thorn mint
Acanthomintha ilicifolia is an annual herb that is native to California, and also found in Baja California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).
State of California status: Endangered. Federal status: Threatened.
Record Count by County

Fresno: 1 Los Angeles: 1 San Diego: 381 San Mateo: 2

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]. 2023. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: 01/27/2023).