Antirrhinum majus L.
  • Sp. Pl.
  • Snapdragon


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Antirrhinum majus L. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000539365. Accessed on: 04 Dec 2021'

General Information

"Perennial, blooming the first year, 4–8 dm, glandular-hairy above; lvs lanceolate, to 15 mm wide; fls in terminal racemes; cor variously colored, 2.5–4 cm; cal-lobes broadly ovate, obtuse, 3–5 mm; fr glandular, 1.5 cm; 2n=16, 32. Native of the Mediterranean region, occasionally escaped from cult. in our range. Summer."

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    Morphology

    20–60 cm hoch, aufrecht oder aufsteigend, oben drüsig. Blätter lanzettlich, untere gegenständig, obere wechselständig, kurz gestielt. Blüten in lockeren, endständigen Trauben. Krone 2lippig, Unterlippe mit einer den Schlund verschliessenden

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    • 2
    • ]. 

    Ecology

    6–8. Mauern, Felsen, gelegentlich aus Gärten verwildert, kollin-montan.

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    • 2
    • ]. 

    Distribution Map

     
    • Introduced distribution
    Introduced into
    • Europe Northern Europe Ireland

    Nationally Preferred Names

    NameLanguageCountry
    SnapdragonEnglishIE
    Srubh laoIrishIE

    Other Local Names

    NameLanguageCountry
    Gueule de loupFrenchCH
    Garten-LöwenmaulGermanCH
    Scrubh na laochIrishIE
    Bocca di leone comuneItalianCH

      Bibliography

    • 1 "Gleason, Henry A. & Cronquist, Arthur J. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. lxxv + 910 pp."
    • 2 Flora Helvetica, Illustrierte Flora der Schweiz. K. Lauber, G. Wagner, A. Gygax, Haupt Verlag, 2018. ISBN-978-3-258-08047-5
    • 3 Sp. Pl.

     Information From

    Flora Helvetica – Illustrierte Flora der Schweiz
    http://www.flora-helvetica.ch
    Flora Helvetica – Illustrierte Flora der Schweiz, Konrad Lauber, Gerhart Wagner, Andreas Gygax. Haupt Verlag 2018.
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    Irish Vernacular Names
    https://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/plant-science/plant-science/research-staff/article/380/wyse-jackson-peter-s.aspx
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    Plantaginaceae
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    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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