Taxon  Report   4666    
Lepechinia calycina  (Benth.) Epling ex Munz
White pitcher sage,  Woodbalm, pitcher sage
Lepechinia calycina
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
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Lepechinia calycina
© 2009 Terry Dye
Lepechinia calycina
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Lepechinia calycina, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Lepechinia calycina
© 2007 Christopher Bronny
Genus: Lepechinia
Communities: Chaparral, Foothill Woodland

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Sphacele calycina
More information about  Lepechinia calycina
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 23, 2019).