Taxon  Report   5606    
Mohavea breviflora  Coville
Golden desert snapdragon
Mohavea breviflora
© 2008 Christopher L. Christie
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Mohavea breviflora
© 2004 Christopher L. Christie
Mohavea breviflora
© 2012 Jason Matthias Mills
Mohavea breviflora, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Mohavea breviflora
© 2008 Christopher L. Christie
Genus: Mohavea
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).