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Dicerandra immaculata Lakela var. immaculata
Lakela's mint

Dicerandra immaculata
Copyright by: Shirley Denton

Family: Lamiaceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Perennial

Native Range: Endemic to Central Florida in St. Lucie and Indian River counties.

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

NatureServe Global Status: Critically Imperiled

United States Federal Status: Endangered

State of Florida Status: Endangered

Florida Natural Areas Inventory State Status: Critically Imperiled

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Cultivated Only

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

Comments: Native to the north of our area but cultivated here for conservation purposes. For a current review of Dicerandra immaculata (including var. immaculata and var. savannarum) throughout their ranges, see the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Species Profile. See also Florida Natural Areas Inventory's Field Guide to the Rare Plants of Florida page (Chafin 2000). For more images, click on the Atlas of Florida Vascular Plants link below.

Other data on Dicerandra immaculata var. immaculata available from :

Dicerandra immaculata var. immaculata has been found in the following conservation area :
Occurrence Native Status
Hobe Sound National Wildlife Refuge Present Not Native, Cultivated Only

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Dicerandra immaculata
Copyright by: Shirley Denton