Uncommon species from California dunes
Common name: Curly-leaved Monardella
Photographed at Abbott's Lagoon, Pt. Reyes National Seashore, Marin County, California
CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - list 4.2
A taxonomist in Jepson Manual 2 has re-classified this plant as Monardella sinuata ssp. nigrescens
Nice - dipped on this one this weekend - glad someone was able to see it...
This is still listed as a full species in JM2 as far as I can tell.
Apparently the annual dune monardellas at Pt. Reyes are now considered to be this:
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