Taxon  Report   5625    
Monardella exilis  (A. Gray) Greene
Desert monardella,  Mojave monardella
Monardella exilis
© 2012 Neal Kramer
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Monardella exilis
© 2012 Aaron Schusteff
Monardella exilis
© 2012 Aaron Schusteff
Monardella exilis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Monardella exilis
© 2017 Wendy Walker
Genus: Monardella
Communities: Joshua Tree Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Monardella candicans var. exilis
More information about  Monardella exilis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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 20, 2019).