Calflora
Taxon  Report   11541    
Clinopodium douglasii  (Benth.) Kuntze
Yerba buena
Clinopodium douglasii
© 2015 Robert Sikora
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Clinopodium douglasii
© 2015 Jean Pawek
Clinopodium douglasii
© 2014 Ron Wolf
Clinopodium douglasii, 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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Clinopodium douglasii
© 2018 Miao Ling He
Family: LAMIACEAE  
Genus: Clinopodium
Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Redwood Forest, Chaparral, Mixed Evergreen Forest

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Micromeria chamissonis
PLANTS: Satureja chamissonis
ICPN + PLANTS: Satureja douglasii
More information about  Clinopodium douglasii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (CLDO2)

Search efloras.org (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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 15, 2018).

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