Taxon  Report   11220 
Gambelia speciosa  Nutt.
Showy island snapdragon

Gambelia speciosa
© Rick York and CNPS
Gambelia speciosa, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and Isla Guadalupe, BA.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Gambelia speciosa
© Rick York and CNPS
Genus: Gambelia
Coastal Sage Scrub
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS
Alternate Names:
(according to)

TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS: Galvezia speciosa
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.


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Jepson eFlora

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 08, 2015).

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