Taxon  Report   8231    
Verbena gooddingii  Briq.
Southwestern mock vervain
Verbena gooddingii
© 2014 John Doyen
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Verbena gooddingii
© 2010 James M. Andre
Verbena gooddingii
© 2012 Keir Morse
Verbena gooddingii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Verbena gooddingii
© 2008 Steve Matson
Genus: Verbena
Communities: Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Glandularia gooddingii

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Glandularia gooddingii
ICPN: Verbena gooddingii var. nepetifolia
More information about  Verbena gooddingii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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).