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Neogaerrhinum filipes (A. Gray) Rothm.
Filipes snapdragon, Yellow Twining Snapdragon
Synonym(s): Antirrhinum cooperi, Antirrhinum filipes, Asarina filipes
USDA Symbol: NEFI
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Many slender stems, twisting and twining through other vegetation, with yellow, bilaterally symmetrical flowers on thread-like stalks growing from leaf axils.
The flowers are brilliant yellow, but the plant, hidden and tangled in low bushes, is hard to find; its twining stems are ordinarily obscured by leaves and twigs.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Annual Habit: Vine Flower:
Bloom InformationBloom Time: Feb , Mar , Apr , May
, UT Native Distribution:
Southeastern Oregon to southern California, southwestern Utah, and western Arizona. Native Habitat:
Record Last Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff