Stachys chamissonis var. cooleyae
Stachys chamissonis Benth. var. cooleyae (A. Heller) G. Mulligan & D. Munro
Coastal Hedgenettle, Great Hedgenettle
Lamiaceae (Mint Family)
Synonym(s): Stachys ciliata, Stachys cooleyae
USDA Symbol: STCHC3
Stout, 4-sided, leafy stems grow in patches and have deep reddish-lavender bilaterally symmetrical flowers in whorls at intervals in a spike at top.
The moist habitat is typical for Hedge-nettles. Other western species may have smaller, paler flowers and middle and upper leaves without stalks.
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Bloom InformationBloom Time: Jun , Jul , Aug
DistributionUSA: AK , CA , OR , WA
Native Distribution: Southern British Columbia to southern Oregon, from the eastern slope of the Cascade Mountains to the Pacific Coast.
Native Habitat: Swamps and moist low ground from sea level to moderate elevations.
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Stachys chamissonis var. cooleyae in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Stachys chamissonis var. cooleyae in the Flora of North America (if available)
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MetadataRecord Modified: 2017-08-02
Research By: TWC Staff