Taxon  Report   6466    
Phyla lanceolata  (Michx.) Greene
Lance leaf lippia,  Lanceleaf fogfruit
Phyla lanceolata
© 2015 Zoya Akulova
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Phyla lanceolata
© 2015 Zoya Akulova
Phyla lanceolata
© 2015 Zoya Akulova
Phyla lanceolata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Plant Characteristics
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Phyla lanceolata
© © 2015 Zoya Akulova
Genus: Phyla
Communities: Valley Grassland, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Habitat: freshwater-marsh

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Lippia lanceolata var. recognita
PLANTS: Phyla lanceolata var. recognita
ICPN + PLANTS: Lippia lanceolata
More information about  Phyla lanceolata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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 17, 2019).