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Checklist of the Vascular Plants of San Diego County
Documented with Herbarium Vouchers

ANGIOSPERMS: EUDICOTS

LAMIACEAE (LABIATAE) — Mint Family
Acanthomintha ilicifolia (A. Gray) A. Gray {SD 99567}
1B 2-3-2 CE / FT
THORNMINT
Hyptis emoryi Torrey {SD 38550} DESERT-LAVENDER
*Lamium amplexicaule L. {SD 70722} HENBIT
*!Leonurus sibiricus L. {SD 142769} HONEYWEED
Lepechinia cardiophylla Epling {SD 99507}
1B 3-2-2 FSC
HEART-LEAF PITCHER SAGE
Lepechinia ganderi Epling {SD 48164}
1B 3-1-2 FSC
GANDER'S PITCHER SAGE
*Marrubium vulgare L. {SD 115699} HOREHOUND
*!Melissa officinalis L. {SD 154692} LEMON BALM
Mentha arvensis L. {SD 71722} TULE MINT
*!Mentha xpiperita L. {SD 106611} PEPPERMINT
*Mentha spicata L. var. spicata {SD 16169} SPEARMINT
!Monardella breweri A. Gray {POM 32452} BREWER'S MONARDELLA
!Monardella hypoleuca A. Gray ssp. hypoleuca {SD 134439}
Note: studies by M. Elvin and A. Sanders suggest that this taxon in northern San Diego County may represent an undescribed species.
WHITE-LEAF MONARDELLA
Monardella hypoleuca A. Gray ssp. lanata (Abrams) Munz {SD 118601}
1B 2-2-2
FELT-LEAF MONARDELLA
Monardella lanceolata A. Gray {SD 118410}
[M. l. var. l., var. microcephala A. Gray]
MUSTANG MINT
Monardella linoides A. Gray ssp. linoides {SD 114971} NARROW-LEAF MONARDELLA
Monardella macrantha A. Gray ssp. hallii Abrams {SD 115177}
1B 2-1-3
HALL'S MONARDELLA
Monardella macrantha A. Gray ssp. macrantha {SD 120537} SCARLET MONARDELLA
Monardella nana A. Gray ssp. leptosiphon (Torrey) Abrams {SD 133605}
1B 3-2-2 FSC
SAN FELIPE MONARDELLA
Monardella nana A. Gray ssp. nana {SD 115178} YELLOW MONARDELLA
Monardella nana A. Gray ssp. tenuiflora (S. Watson) Abrams {SD 128609} SLENDER-FLOWER MONARDELLA
Monardella stoneana Elvin & A. C. Sanders {SD 157516}
Note: see Elvin & Sanders 1993; one population occurs in n. Baja California, Mexico.
JENNIFER'S MONARDELLA
Monardella viminea E. Greene {SD 106423}
[M. linoides A. Gray ssp. v. (E. Greene) Abrams]
1B 2-3-2 CE / FE
WILLOWY MONARDELLA
§Pogogyne abramsii J. Howell {SD 132862}
1B 2-3-3 CE / FE
SAN DIEGO MESA MINT
§Pogogyne nudiuscula A. Gray {SD 121044}
1B 3-3-2 CE / FE
OTAY MESA MINT
Prunella vulgaris L. var. lanceolata (Barton) Fern. {SD 22153}
[P. v. ssp. l.]
SELF-HEAL
Pycnanthemum californicum Torrey {SD 71652} MOUNTAIN MINT
Salazaria mexicana Torrey {SD 4271} BLADDER SAGE
Salvia apiana Jepson {SD 14535, 85937}
[S. a. var. a.; Note: var. compacta Munz not cited in The Jepson Manual, and is a presumed synonym of S. a.]
WHITE SAGE
Salvia apiana x S. mellifera {SD 27157}
Salvia xbernardina E. Greene {SD 132292}
[S. columbariae x S. mellifera]
SAN BERNARDINO SAGE
Salvia carduacea Benth. {SD 133699} THISTLE SAGE
Salvia clevelandii (A. Gray) E. Greene {SD 133606} FRAGRANT SAGE
Salvia columbariae Benth. {SD 118135}
[S. c. var. ziegleri Munz]
CHIA
Salvia eremostachya Jepson {SD 99565}
4 1-1-1
DESERT/SUNNY SAGE
!Salvia leucophylla E. Greene {SD 135259} SAN LUIS PURPLE SAGE
Salvia mellifera E. Greene {SD 80618} BLACK SAGE
Salvia munzii Epling {SD 128388}
2 2-2-1
MUNZ'S SAGE
Salvia pachyphylla Munz {SD 4296} ROSE SAGE
Salvia xpalmeri (A. Gray) E. Greene {SD 123449}
[S. apiana x S. clevelandii]
PALMER'S SAGE
Salvia sonomensis E. Greene {SD 73583} CREEPING SAGE
!Salvia spathacea E. Greene {SD 134657} HUMMINGBIRD SAGE
Salvia vaseyi (Porter) Parish {SD 21709} WAND SAGE
Satureja chandleri (Brandegee) Druce {SD 99545}
1B 2-2-2
SAN MIGUEL SAVORY
Scutellaria bolanderi A. Gray ssp. austromontana Epling {SD 128610}
1B 2-2-3
SOUTHERN SKULLCAP
Scutellaria tuberosa Benth. {SD 130548}
[S. t. ssp. australis Epl.]
DANNY'S SKULLCAP
Stachys ajugoides Benth. var. rigida Jepson & Hoover {SD 38750, 123450}
[S. rigida ssp. r., ssp. quercetorum (Heller) Epl.]
HEDGE-NETTLE
!Stachys albens A. Gray {RSA 446623} WHITE HEDGE-NETTLE
!Stachys bullata Benth. {SD 134157} CALIFORNIA HEDGE -NETTLE
Trichostema austromontanum Harlan Lewis ssp. austromontanum {SD 128615}
[T. a.]
SAN JACINTO BLUECURLS
Trichostema lanatum Benth. {SD 110421} WOOLLY BLUECURLS
Trichostema lanceolatum Benth. {SD 38758} VINEGAR WEED
Trichostema parishii Vasey {SD 130531} MOUNTAIN BLUECURLS
LENNOACEAE — Lennoa Family
[=BORAGINACEAE, SENSU APG II]
Pholisma arenarium Hook. {SD 110278} SAND PLANT
LIMNANTHACEAE — Meadowfoam Family
Limnanthes gracilis Howell ssp. parishii (Jepson) Beauch. {SD 114962}
1B 2-2-3 CE / FSC
PARISH'S MEADOWFOAM
LINACEAE — Flax Family
Hesperolinon micranthum (A. Gray) Small {SD 84659} THREAD-STEM DWARF-FLAX
*!Linum grandiflorum Desf. {SD 161667} SCARLET FLAX
Linum lewisii Pursh var. lewisii {SD 122490} WILD FLAX
LOASACEAE — Loasa Family
Eucnide rupestris (Baillon) H. J. Thompson & W. R. Ernst {SD 115685}
2 3-2-1
ROCK-NETTLE
Mentzelia affinis E. Greene {SD 7604} HYDRA STICK-LEAF
Mentzelia albicaulis Hook. {SD 10549} KUHA
Mentzelia congesta Torrey & A. Gray {SD 38192} VENTANA STICK-LEAF
Mentzelia desertorum (Davidson) H. J. Thompson & Joyce Roberts {SD 16668} DESERT STICK-LEAF
Mentzelia dispersa S. Watson {SD 85925, 76121}
[M. pinetorum Heller]
NADA STICK-LEAF
Mentzelia gracilenta Torrey & A. Gray {SD 157512} SLENDER STICK-LEAF
Mentzelia hirsutissima S. Watson {SD 133328}
[M. h. var. stenophylla (U. & G.) Jtn.]
2 2-1-1
HAIRY STICK-LEAF
Mentzelia involucrata S. Watson {SD 119064} SAND BLAZING STAR
*Mentzelia lindleyi Torrey & A. Gray {SD 38191}
Note: native to California but not to San Diego Co.
LINDLEY'S BLAZING STAR
Mentzelia micrantha (Hook. & Arn.) Torrey & A. Gray {SD 28200} SMALL-FLOWER STICK-LEAF
Mentzelia montana (Davidson) Davidson {SD 70753}
[M. m. ssp. m.]
MONTANE MENTZELIA
Mentzelia obscura H. J. Thompson & Joyce Roberts {SD 24526} OBSCURE BLAZING STAR
Mentzelia veatchiana Kellogg {SD 63328} VEATCH'S STICK-LEAF
Petalonyx linearis E. Greene {SD 115689} SANDPAPER PLANT
Petalonyx thurberi A. Gray ssp. thurberi {SD 132710} THURBER'S SANDPAPER PLANT
LYTHRACEAE — Loosestrife Family
Ammannia coccinea Rottb. {SD 106933} VALLEY RED-STEM
Lythrum californicum Torrey & A. Gray {SD 111554} CALIFORNIA LOOSESTRIFE
*Lythrum hyssopifolia L. {SD 53678} GRASS POLY
ANGIOSPERMS: EUDICOTS: HYDROPHYLLACEAEANGIOSPERMS: EUDICOTS: MALVACEAE

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