Calflora
Taxon  Report   11854    
Monardella australis  Abrams  ssp. cinerea  (Abrams) A.C. Sanders & Elvin
Gray monardella
Monardella australis ssp. cinerea
© 2013 Don Davis
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Monardella australis ssp. cinerea
© 2008 John Marquis
Monardella australis ssp. cinerea
© 2013 Don Davis
Monardella australis ssp. cinerea, a dicot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
also called Monardella cinerea
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Monardella australis ssp. cinerea
© 2008 John Marquis
Family: LAMIACEAE  
Genus: Monardella
Parent: Monardella australis
Communities: Red Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + CNPS: Monardella cinerea
More information about  Monardella australis ssp. cinerea
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 21, 2019).