Scrophularia villosa

Pennell

Publ. Field Mus. Nat. Hist., Bot. Ser. 5: 223. 1923.

Conservation concern
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 17. Treatment on page 341. Mentioned on page 340.

Subshrubs, 12–18 dm; herbage light green to dark green, glabrate or glandular-pubescent. Leaves: petiole length 1/6–1/3 blade; blade deltate to ovate or lanceolate, 8–15 cm, length 1–2 times width, base cordate to truncate, margins serrate to dentate. Pedicels slender to moderately stout, densely villous. Flowers: corolla dark brown-red, unicolored, sometimes ± bicolored, paler abaxially, 8–11 mm, throat narrow; staminode awnlike, rudimentary, or lacking. 2n = ca. 94–96.


Phenology: Flowering Feb–May.
Habitat: Canyon bottoms, coastal scrub, chaparral.
Elevation: 0–400 m.

Distribution

Calif., Mexico (Baja California)

Discussion

Scrophularia villosa occurs on San Clemente and Santa Catalina islands, California, and Guadalupe Island, Mexico.

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.

... more about "Scrophularia villosa"
Kim R. Kersh +
Pennell +
cordate to truncate +
deltate;ovate or lanceolate +
8 cm80 mm <br />0.08 m <br /> (15 cm150 mm <br />0.15 m <br />) +
not leathery +  and not fleshy +
campanulate +
woody +  and herbaceous +
decussate;opposite +
bilabiate +, regular +  and symmetric +
paler +, bicolored +, unicolored +  and dark brown-red +
constricted +
0.8 cm8 mm <br />0.008 m <br /> (1.1 cm11 mm <br />0.011 m <br />) +
Calif. +  and Mexico (Baja California) +
0–400 m. +
curved +  and straight +
not +  and abundant +
glandular-puberulent +
Canyon bottoms, coastal scrub, chaparral. +
light green +  and dark green +
glandular-pubescent +  and glabrate +
axillary +, subterminal +  and terminal +
alternate +  and opposite +
persistent +
cauline +  and basal +
triangular-ovate +  and lanceolate +
serrate +  and dentate +
incised +  and dentate +
tenuinucellate +, unitegmic +  and hemitropous +
slender +  and moderately stout +
1/6 +  and 1/3 +
Flowering Feb–May. +
Publ. Field Mus. Nat. Hist., Bot. Ser. +
Black (?) +  and Brown (?) +
oblong-ovoid +
connate +  and distinct +
Conservation concern +
2-lobed +  and capitate +
Scrophularia villosa +
Scrophularia +
species +
perennial +  and annual +