Taxon  Report   7422    
Scrophularia californica  Cham. & Schltdl.
California bee plant,  California figwort
Scrophularia californica, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

Bloom Period
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: Northern Coastal Scrub, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Redwood Forest, Chaparral, Coastal Sage Scrub, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Scrophularia californica ssp. californica
JEF: Scrophularia californica ssp. floribunda
JEF: Scrophularia californica var. floribunda
More information about  Scrophularia californica
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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: Apr 01, 2020).