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Misopates orontium

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Misopates orontium is a herbaceous annual plant of the family Plantaginaceae. It is a native of disturbed ground in Europe. It is also naturalised as a weed in other parts of the world such as North America. The pink flowers resemble a miniature Snapdragon and are followed by a hairy green fruit which is said to resemble a weasel's snout.

Common names include linearleaf snapdragon,<ref>Template:PLANTS</ref> weasel's snout, lesser snapdragon or calf's snout.

Taxonomy

Alternatively considered as the type species of section Orontium, genus Antirrhinum.

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