CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-18mar 3-19-18
Status: record lepechinia_cardiophylla - Tue, Nov. 30, 2021 17:32 ET c
Lepechinia cardiophylla
common nameheart-leaved pitcher sage
CalPhotos image
more photos
© 2003 Vince Scheidt  Follow image link for photo data.
life form shrub
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 1B.2
LIST 1B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California and elsewhere.
     0.2: Fairly endangered in California
state rank
S2S3   S2S3: Intermediate between S2 and S3
global rank
G3     G3: 21-80 occurrences or 3,000-10,000 individuals OR 10,000-50,000 acres
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
MAPS - Use v8 link below.

Topographic quads (11):
San Vicente Reservoir (021B) 3211688, La Mesa (022D) 3211771, San Pasqual (034C) 3311618, Pechanga (050A) 3311741, Pala (050D) 3311731, Lake Elsinore (069A) 3311763, Alberhill (069B) 3311764, Santiago Peak (070A) 3311765, Lakeview (085D) 3311771, Black Star Canyon (087C) 3311776, Corona South (087D) 3311775
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
Orange (ORA), Riverside (RIV), San Diego (SDG), Baja California (BA)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Closed-cone coniferous forest (CCFrs)
•Chaparral (Chprl)
•Cismontane woodland (CmWld)
blooming period Apr-Jul  
elevation range520 - 1370 meters
Known in CA from fewer than twenty occurrences. Threatened by development. Potentially threatened by road maintenance, powerline installation, and fuel break maintenance.
full nameLepechinia cardiophylla Epl.
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 interface for this taxon, including GIS and more links

Additional information:
standard acronym  LECA4 Element Code  PDLAM0V020
CalFlora species this taxon    CalFlora genus related taxa
Jepson Online Jepson Interchange  Jepson Manual and other resources
Google search
search Google CNPS website    search Google entire web

Suggested citation: California Native Plant Society (CNPS). 2018. Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants (online edition, v7-18mar). California Native Plant Society. Sacramento, CA. Accessed on Tue, Nov. 30, 2021 from

pick and add to Plant Pressexplain the meaning of the fieldsFIRSTPREVIOUSNEXTLASTCNPS.ORGQuestions and CommentsHOMELOGIN (you are guest anonymous)   Web Oriented Database Home