Taxon  Report   7425 
Scrophularia desertorum  (Munz) Shaw
Desert figwort
Scrophularia desertorum
© 2006 Larry Blakely
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Scrophularia desertorum
© 2006 Larry Blakely
Scrophularia desertorum
© 2009 Steve Matson
Scrophularia desertorum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Scrophularia desertorum
© 2006 Larry Blakely
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Lodgepole Forest
Habitat: slopes
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Scrophularia californica var. desertorum
More information about  Scrophularia desertorum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jan 17, 2018).

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