Calflora
Taxon  Report   7426    
Scrophularia lanceolata  Pursh
Lanceleaf figwort,  Mountain figwort
Scrophularia lanceolata
© 2010 Keir Morse
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Scrophularia lanceolata
© 2010 Louis-M. Landry
Scrophularia lanceolata
© 2016 Keir Morse
Scrophularia lanceolata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Scrophularia lanceolata
© 2009 Trent M. Draper
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Scrophularia leporella
PLANTS: Scrophularia occidentalis
PLANTS: Scrophularia pectinata
More information about  Scrophularia lanceolata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (SCLA)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 16, 2018).