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Monardella  macrantha A.Gray   
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FamilyLAMIACEAE
Genus species var.Monardella  macrantha A.Gray 
SynonymsMadronella macrantha (A.Gray) Greene
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.MexicoCaliforniaMexico Northwest
thickets and steppes
Altitude700-1800m
Description leaves ovate to elliptic, 1-3cm long, long petiolate, floral heads 3-4cm broad, with 10-15mm long, dentate, purple bracts, flowers 30-45mm long
Size15-30cm
Colorscarlet red
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, 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
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