Taxon  Report   5666    
Monardella viridis  Jeps.
Green monardella
Monardella viridis
© 2008 Jorg Fleige
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Monardella viridis
© 1999 Dean Wm. Taylor
Monardella viridis
© 2010 Vernon Smith
Monardella viridis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Monardella viridis
© 2015 William Haley
Genus: Monardella
Communities: Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Monardella ledifolia
ICPN + CNPS: Monardella viridis ssp. viridis
ICPN: Madronella ledifolia
More information about  Monardella viridis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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).