Yellow Toadflax
Linaria vulgaris L.

Growth Habit: Perennial, often grows over three feet tall

Leaves: Long and narrow. Quite numerous with a pale green color. Smoothly shaped and pointed at the tip. Attaches directly to the stem.

Stem: Smooth, erect, and sometimes branched

Flower: Snapdragon type. 1 – 1 1/2 inches long with spur. Bright yellow color with a deep orange center.

Roots: Woody, vigorous, well branched with many laterals.

Seeds: Round, 1/2 inch in diameter. Dark brown to black in color with a paper-like circular wing.

Other: Spreads by seeds and creeping roots. Also called “Butter and Eggs”.