Taxon  Report   6467    
Phyla nodiflora  (L.) Greene
Common lippia,  Lippia, Turkey tangle fogfruit
Phyla nodiflora
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Phyla nodiflora
© 2016 Joan Hampton
Phyla nodiflora
© 2017 David Wolfson
Phyla nodiflora, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Phyla nodiflora
© 2016 DigiBirdTrek CA
Genus: Phyla
Communities: escaped cultivar, wetland-riparian

Arid West: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Lippia incisa
PLANTS: Phyla nodiflora var. repens
ICPN + PLANTS: Phyla nodiflora var. nodiflora
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More information about  Phyla nodiflora
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


Search the International Plants Names Index

Search (Flora of North America)

website references from Google

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 21, 2019).