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Lepechinia fragrans

Lepechinia fragrans (Greene) Epling

Island pitchersage, El tigre pitcher sage, Fragrant pitcher sage

Lamiaceae (Mint Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: LEFR

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Subshrub , Shrub
Leaf Arrangement: Opposite
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf Shape: Deltoid , Lanceolate , Oblanceolate
Leaf Pubescence: Tomentose
Leaf Margin: Entire , Serrate
Breeding System: Flowers Bisexual
Inflorescence: Axillary , Raceme , Terminal
Flower:
Fruit:
Size Class: 3-6 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Violet
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul
Bloom Notes: White to pale lavender.

Distribution

USA: CA

Bibliography

Bibref 7 - Jepson Manual: Higher Plants of California (1993) Hickman, J.C. (ed.)

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Lepechinia fragrans in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Lepechinia fragrans in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Lepechinia fragrans

Metadata

Record Modified: 2011-08-18
Research By: DEW

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