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Botanical Name: Linaria maroccana
Common Name(s): Toad flax
These lovely little annuals, which flower in winter and spring, look like miniature snapdragons. Mix seed with fine river sand and sow directly into beds in autumn. Thin seedlings to ± 150mm apart. Should flower 10 weeks after germination.
Family: – Scrophulariaceae
Botanical Pronunciation: lin-AR-ee-uh mar-oh-KAN-uh
Description: The foliage is smooth-textured.
Should flower 10 weeks after germination.
Seed Sowing Instructions
Mix seed with fine river sand and sow directly into beds. Thin seedlings to Â± 150mm apart.
Height: 20 cmSpread: 35 cm
Uses in landscape design
Ideal for informal flower garden or edging.
When to Sow