Lepechinia fragrans Lepechinia fragrans Lepechinia fragrans
Common Name Fragrant Pitcher Plant, Island Pitcher Plant, Wallace's Pitcher Plant, El Tigre Pitcher Sage
Latin Name Lepechinia fragrans
Native Habitat Between 2,000 feet and 4,000 feet in southwest
Soil Dry, decomposed granite, sand, clay loam low in organic content, well drained
Water Once or twice per month
Height X Width 6 feet X 6 feet
Protective Mechanism None
Leaves Evergreen, fuzzy green
Garden Suitability Fragrant, Thornless, Songbird, Butterfly
Ornamental Value Aromatic white to purple flowers blooming April to June
Nature Value Butterflies, bees use flowers, songbirds eat seeds
Native American Uses None
Links  
    Images and data http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/64155/
    Nursery, images and data http://www.laspilitas.com/plants/380.htm
    Distribution http://www.calflora.org/cgi-bin/species_query.cgi?where-calrecnum=4668
    Distribution http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=LEFR
    Images http://calphotos.berkeley.edu/cgi/img_query?stat=BROWSE&query_src=photos_flora_sci&where-genre=Plant&where-taxon=Lepechinia+fragrans&title_tag=Lepechinia+fragrans
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