Linaria vulgaris


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Noun1.Linaria vulgaris - common European perennial having showy yellow and orange flowersLinaria vulgaris - common European perennial having showy yellow and orange flowers; a naturalized weed in North America
flower - a plant cultivated for its blooms or blossoms
genus Linaria, Linaria - genus of herbs and subshrubs having showy flowers: spurred snapdragon
blue toadflax, Linaria canadensis, old-field toadflax - North American plant having racemes of blue-violet flowers
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In preliminary studies, Irwin's team found that scarlet gilia set more seed when mixed with another robbery target, butter-and-eggs or Linaria vulgaris, than when gilias grow alone.
Its scientific name, Linaria vulgaris, was given in 1768, and derives from the Latin for flax (linum), because of its foliage, and vulgaris for common.
Handling Kentucky blue grass (Poa pratensis) or the snapdragon-like butter-and-eggs (Linaria vulgaris) presented no hardship.