Taxon  Report   10394    
Stachys palustris  L.
Marsh hedgenettle
Stachys palustris
© 2006 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Stachys palustris
© 2006 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Stachys palustris
© 2011 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy
Stachys palustris, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Interactive Distribution Map

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Stachys palustris
© 2010 Louis-M. Landry
Genus: Stachys
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, wetland-riparian
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Stachys palustris var. elliptica
PLANTS: Stachys palustris var. petiolata
PLANTS: Stachys palustris var. segetum
More information about  Stachys palustris
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 23, 2019).