Taxon  Report   8028    
Trichostema austromontanum  H. Lewis
San jacinto bluecurls,  Southern bluecurls
Trichostema austromontanum
© 2008 Chris Wagner, USDA
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Trichostema austromontanum
© 2005 Chris Wagner, SBNF
Trichostema austromontanum
© 2014 John Doyen
Trichostema austromontanum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Trichostema austromontanum
© 2005 Chris Wagner, SBNF
Genus: Trichostema
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Trichostema austromontanum
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

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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 23, 2019).