Taxon  Report   7755    
Stachys arvensis  L.
Annual hedge nettle,  Field hedge nettle, Staggerweed
Stachys arvensis
© 2009 Phil Pullen
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Stachys arvensis
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California
Stachys arvensis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Stachys arvensis
© 2016 Andrew Longman
Genus: Stachys
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

More information about  Stachys arvensis
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 19, 2019).