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Noun1.Linaria - genus of herbs and subshrubs having showy flowers: spurred snapdragonLinaria - genus of herbs and subshrubs having showy flowers: spurred snapdragon
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Scrophulariaceae, figwort family, foxglove family, Scrophulariaceae - a family of dicotyledonous plants of the order Polemoniales; includes figwort and snapdragon and foxglove and toadflax and speedwell and mullein; in some classifications placed in the order Scrophulariales
butter-and-eggs, devil's flax, Linaria vulgaris, toadflax, wild snapdragon - common European perennial having showy yellow and orange flowers; a naturalized weed in North America
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If you have gaps in a narrow border, linaria (purple toadflax) is an easy perennial which will keep flowering until September, producing tiny, snapdragon flowers on slender spikes above tall, grey upright stems.
PLANT OF THE WEEK LINARIA 'PEACHY' THIS is a lovely cultivated variety of toadflax.
Bill Smith, via email Hi Bill That looks like purple toadflax or Linaria purpurea with its purple snapdragon-like flowers and linear foliage.
Almost 100 types of flower have been exhibited at the show, which include Geranium, Linaria, Verbena, Helichrysum, Petunia, Chrysanthemum Annual, Dahlia, Sweet William, Begonia, Antrinum, Salvia, Staice, Phlox, Amaryllis, Viola and others.
Morphological, molecular and biological evidence reveal two cryptic species in Mecinus janthinus Germar (Coleoptera, Curculionidae), a successful biological control agent of Dalmatian toadflax, Linaria dalmatica (Lamiales, Plantaginaceae).
-- x -- -- -- Festuco hystricis-Astragaletum -- -- -- x -- granatensis Convolvulo boissieri-Andryaletum -- -- x -- -- agardhii Brachypodio boissieri-Trisetetum -- -- x -- -- velutini Thymo gracilis-Lavanduletum lanatae -- x -- -- -- Taxa Hippocrepis nevadensis -- -- x x -- Chamaespartium undulatum -- -- x -- -- Rothmaleria granatensis -- -- x -- -- Laserpitium longiradium -- -- x -- -- Helianthemum pannosum -- -- x -- -- Erodium boissieri -- -- x -- -- Lomelosia pulsatilloides -- -- x -- -- Linaria saturejoides subsp.
Bip., Viola littoralis Spreng., Linaria loeselli Schweigg., Carex arenaria L., Lathyrus maritimus and Corynephorus canescens (L.) P.