Calflora
Taxon  Report   11220    
Gambelia speciosa  Nutt.
Showy island snapdragon
Gambelia speciosa, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California, and also found in Isla Guadalupe and BA.
also called Galvezia speciosa
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   CNDDB
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Observation Search
(126 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: Plantaginaceae  
Genus: Gambelia

Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + CNPS + PLANTSGalvezia speciosa
More information about  Gambelia speciosa
International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

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Consortium of California Herbaria 2


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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 10/21/2021).