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Cabeza Prieta Natural History Association
Sonoran Desert Plants
Neogaerrhinum filipes (A.Gray) Rothmaler (Yellow Twining Snapdragon)

Coffee Pot Mountain


Habitat: valleys,bajadas
Life Form: forb,annual or vine,non-woody
Leaf Description: alternate,simple,entire
Flower Color: yellow
Flowering Period: Feb. to May
Spines: spineless
Family: Plantaginaceae (plantain family)
Abundance: locally common
Additional Information:
Felger, R.S. and S. Rutman. 2016. Ajo Peak to Tinajas Altas: A flora of southwestern Arizona. Part 17. Eudicots: Nyctaginaceae to Plumbaginaceae. Phytoneuron 2016-34: 1-77. Published 11 May 2016. ISSN 2153 733X page 60 (8.7 MB pdf)

Our member horticultural expert is Hank Jorgensen. For more information on this plant species, see Hank's page (opens in a new tab).






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