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Antirrhinum virga  A. Gray
Tall snapdragon
Antirrhinum virga, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   CNPS Inventory
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(143 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Genus: Antirrhinum
Serpentine affinity: 2.8; (strong indicator)

Habitat: openings

Communities: Chaparral

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

PLANTS other name:
Sairocarpus virga

Alternate Names:
JEF: Sairocarpus virga
More information about  Antirrhinum virga
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Feb 18, 2020).