Taxon  Report   5642    
Monardella nana  A. Gray
Little monardella,  Yellow monardella
Monardella nana
© 2009 Neal Kramer
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Monardella nana
© 2015 Keir Morse
Monardella nana
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Monardella nana, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Monardella nana
© 2008 Jordan Zylstra
Genus: Monardella
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Monardella macrantha var. pinetorum
ICPN: Monardella nana ssp. arida
ICPN: Monardella nana ssp. leptosiphon
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More information about  Monardella nana
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 19, 2019).