Washington Flora Checklist
A Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Washington State
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Checklist » Lamiaceae
Lamiaceae   (Mint Family)

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Family treatment authored by Fred Weinmann; last updated 10/21/2003 by Fred Weinmann
 
Taxon (native species in boldface) # Synonyms Common Names
Acinos arvensis (Lam.) Dandy   [IFBC] 1 basil-thyme
Agastache foeniculum (Pursh) Kuntze   [IFBC] 1 blue giant-hyssop
Agastache occidentalis (Piper) Heller   [H&C] 0 western giant-hyssop
Agastache urticifolia (Benth.) Kuntze   [H&C] 1 nettle-leaf giant-hyssop
Ajuga reptans L.   [H&C] 0 carpet bugle
Ballota nigra L. ssp. foetida (Lam.) Hayek   [Stace, 1997] 1 black horehound
Clinopodium douglasii (Benth.) Kuntze   [IFBC] 3 Oregon-tea
Clinopodium vulgare L.   [IFBC] 1 wild basil
Dracocephalum parviflorum Nutt.   [H&C] 0 American dragonhead
Galeopsis bifida Boenn.   [Stace] 0
Galeopsis tetrahit L.   [H&C] 0 common hemp nettle
Glechoma hederacea L.   [H&C] 0 creeping Charlie, gill over the ground, field balm, groundivy
Lallemantia peltata (L.) Fisch. & C.A. Mey. 1 lion's heart
Lamiastrum galeobdolon (L.)Ehrend.& Polatschek   [Stace, 1997] 1 yellow archangel
Lamium amplexicaule L.   [H&C] 0 common dead-nettle, giraffehead
Lamium hybridum Villars   [Stace, 1997] 0 cutleaf dead-nettle
Lamium maculatum L.   [H&C] 0 spotted hen-nettle, spotted henbit
Lamium purpureum L.   [H&C] 1 red dead-nettle, henbit
Leonurus cardiaca L.   [Stace, 1997] 1 Lion’s tail, motherwort
Lycopus americanus Muhl. ex W. Bart.   [H&C] 0 cut-leaf water-horehound
Lycopus asper Greene   [H&C] 0 rough water-horehound
Lycopus europaeus L. 0 European water-horehound
Lycopus uniflorus Michx.   [H&C] 2 northern bugleweed
Marrubium vulgare L.   [H&C] 0 white horehound
Melissa officinalis L.   [H&C] 0 lemonbalm
Mentha aquatica L.   [IFBC] 3 bergamot mint, water mint
Mentha arvensis L.   [H&C] 3 field mint, American wild mint, corn mint
Mentha piperita L.   [H&C] 3 peppermint
Mentha pulegium L.   [H&C] 0 pennyroyal
Mentha spicata L.   [H&C] 0 spearmint
Mentha suaveolens Ehrh.   [IFBC] 1 apple mint
Mentha ×villosa Huds. (pro sp.)   [IFBC] 3 foxtail mint
Monardella odoratissima Benth. var. discolor (Greene) St. John   [H&C] 4 mountain monardella
Monardella odoratissima Benth. var. odoratissima    [H&C] 1 mountain monardella
Nepeta cataria L.   [H&C] 0 catnip
Origanum vulgare L.   [H&C] 0 wild marjoram
Physostegia parviflora Nutt.   [H&C] 0 purple dragonhead, western false dragonhead
Prunella vulgaris L. var. lanceolata (W. Bart.) Fern.   [H&C] 1 self-heal, heal-all
Prunella vulgaris L. var. vulgaris    [H&C] 1 self-heal, heal-all
Salvia aethiopis L.   [H&C] 0 african sage
Salvia dorrii (Kell.) Abrams var. incana (A.Gray) J.L. Strachan   [JPM] 5 gray-ball sage, fleshy sage
Salvia nemorosa L. 0 Balkan clary
Salvia pratensis L.   [H&C] 0 meadow clary, prairie-meadow sage
Salvia sclarea L.   [H&C] 0 cleareye
Salvia virgata Jacq. 0 wand sage
Scutellaria angustifolia Pursh ssp. angustifolia    [IFBC] 2 narrow-leaved skullcap
Scutellaria angustifolia Pursh ssp. micrantha Olmstead   [IFBC] 1
Scutellaria galericulata L.   [H&C] 0 hooded skullcap, marsh skullcapp
Scutellaria lateriflora L.   [H&C] 1
Stachys arvensis L.   [IFBC] 0 field hedge-nettle, staggerweed
Stachys cooleyae Heller   [H&C] 1 Cooley's hedge-nettle
Stachys mexicana Benth.   [H&C] 0 Mexican hedge-nettle
Stachys pilosa Nutt. var. pilosa 3 swamp hedge-nettle
Stachys rigida Nutt. ex Benth. var. rigida    [H&C] 1 rigid hedge-nettle
Teucrium canadense L. var. occidentale (Gray) McClintock & Epling   [H&C] 5 Germander
Thymus praecox Opiz ssp. arcticus (Dur.) Jalas   [IFBC] 1 creeping thyme
Trichostema lanceolatum Benth.   [H&C] 0 vinegar weed
Trichostema oblongum Benth.   [H&C] 0 mountain bluecurls


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