Calflora
Taxon  Report   8033    
Trichostema laxum  A. Gray
Turpentine weed
Trichostema laxum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

Bloom Period
Family: LAMIACEAE  
Genus: Trichostema
Serpentine affinity: 4; (broad endemic / strong indicator)

Communities: Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Trichostema laxum
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (TRLA5)

Trichostema:  Trichostema: from trichos, "hair," and stema, "stamens," and alluding to the hair-like stamens. (contributed by Cynthia Powell)


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: Nov 19, 2019).