Taxon  Report   3745 
Galvezia speciosa  (Nutt.) A. Gray  (not an active name; please see Gambelia speciosa)
Galvezia,  Island snapdragon
Galvezia speciosa
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Galvezia speciosa, a dicot, is a perennial herb or shrub that is native to California and Isla Guadalupe, BA.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: [1B.2] (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Galvezia speciosa
© Rick York and CNPS
Genus: Galvezia
Coastal Sage Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted in JM93
TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS accepted name: Gambelia speciosa
NOTE: Galvezia speciosa is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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Commercial availability unknown.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 21, 2018).

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