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Lesser Snapdraggon

A wild snapgraggon species with small, mauve flowers found in the cultivated soils of gardens and farm fields.



Common Name Lesser Snapdraggon
Alternative Name(s) Weasels Snout
Scientific Name Antirrhinum orontium
Species Group Speedwell Family Veronicaceae
Interest Level
Look for
Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Figwort family - Scrophulariaceae
Status Scarce
Flower Colour Group Pink
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
  • 09 - September
  • 10 - October
Preferred Environment
Look for Small pink snapdraggon flowers
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

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Speedwell Family Veronicaceae