Calflora
Taxon  Report   410    
Antirrhinum ovatum  Eastw.
Oval leaved snapdragon
Antirrhinum ovatum
© 2009 CNPS, San Luis Obispo Chapter
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Antirrhinum ovatum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.2 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Antirrhinum ovatum
© 2009 CNPS, San Luis Obispo Chapter
Communities: Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

PLANTS accepted name:
Howelliella ovata

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Howelliella ovata
More information about  Antirrhinum ovatum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (HOOV)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2018).

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