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Stachys ajugoides  Benth.  var. rigida  (Nutt. ex Benth.) Jeps. & Hoover

(not an active name)

Rigid hedge nettle
Stachys ajugoides var. rigida is a perennial herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.


Note:Still active because of a split in TJM2
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial

Bloom Period
Parent: Stachys ajugoides
Genus: Stachys
Family: Lamiaceae  
Category: angiosperm  

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Coastal Sage Scrub, Redwood Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Foothill Woodland, wetland-riparian

Name Status:

Alternate Names:
JEFStachys bergii
JEFStachys mexicana
JEFStachys rigida var. quercetorum
More information about  Stachys ajugoides var. rigida
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
USDA PLANTS Profile (STRIR3)

BONAP Distribution Map


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]. 2022. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 08/15/2022).