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Monardella  australis ssp. cinerea (Abrams) Sanders & Elvin   
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FamilyLAMIACEAE
Genus species var.Monardella  australis ssp. cinerea (Abrams) Sanders & Elvin 
SynonymsMonardella cinerea Abrams (basionym)
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.California
dry, rocky slopes
Altitude2000-3300m
Description cinereous, leaves narrowly to broadly ovate, 5-12mm, denticulate, sessile, floral heads 15-20mm broad, bracts purple, flowers 13-14mm long, anthers exserted
Size5-10cm
Colorpinkish purple
Bloomlate spring
Ca
Typecushion
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyThe Jepson Manual ucjeps.berkeley.edu
World Checklist apps.kew.org/wcsp
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