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Linaria vulgaris

butter and eggs, bread and butter (Linaria vulgaris)
Linaria vulgaris
Common Names butter and eggs, bread and butter
Family Figwort or Snapdragon
Flower Color Yellow
Plant Type Herb
Location McCall
Native No
Weed Noxious, Yes

butter and eggs, bread and butter (Linaria vulgaris) butter and eggs, bread and butter (Linaria vulgaris)

Butter and Eggs, and the other common names, refer to the color of the plant's blooms. The blooms first appear in early summer and continue into late summer. This plant can reach 100cm in height and is considered a weed. It is difficult to eradicate because it spreads underground.


bread and butter



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Dr. Clinton C. Shock
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