toadflax


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toadflax:

see figwortfigwort,
common name for some members of the Scrophulariaceae, a family comprising chiefly herbs and small shrubs and distributed widely over all continents. The family includes a few climbing types and some parasitic and saprophytic forms.
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toadflax

any of various scrophulariaceous plants of the genus Linaria, esp L. vulgaris, having narrow leaves and spurred two-lipped yellow-orange flowers
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Wash the hairy bittercress, sorrel and ivy-leaved toadflax. Place on kitchen paper.
The toadflax tells her to be still: '"I see the Powers, they see me, / I see those Two, and both are gold: / Two golds in one, and both are true?" The harebell adds: '"In the blue?" And together '"Two golds; they said, and 'In the blue?" The essence of what they tell her is that the two dead persons live on the gold of the sun and in the blue of the sky.
Pantos are about the triumph of good over evil, and the good comes in the shape of Pam Cowey as Meadowsweet, while the bad is played out by Val Whittingham as Toadflax.
Abundant forbs were Agalinis tenuifolia (slender gerardia), Aster oolentangiensis, Comandra umbellata (star toadflax), Conyza canadensis (horseweed), Eupborbia corollata (flowering spurge), Fragaria virginiana, Lechea leggettii (pinweed), Lupinus perennis (wild lupine), Phlox pilosa (prairie phlox), Potentilla simplex, Pleridium aquilinum, Rubus flagellaris, and Solidago nemoralis (gray goldenrod).
Some have picturesque names, like broad-lipped purple side-saddle flower, cobweb houseleek, lion's tail phlomis, livid hellebore, melancholy toadflax, parrot-beaked heliconia, and warty St.
ADRIENNE SAYS: To attract butterflies, plant nectar-rich flowers such as cornflowers, cowslips and toadflax in a sheltered sunny spot.
cespitosa (weedy dwarf dandelion), Nuttallanthus canadensis (Canada toadflax), Plantago virginica (Virginia plantain), Ranunculus sardous (hairy buttercup), and Triodanis perfoliata (clasping Venus' lookingglass).
Learn Global Positioning System (GPS) technology to locate yellow toadflax. Our data helps the Forest Service determine where to use biological controls.
Bill Smith ATHAT looks like purple toadflax or Linaria purpurea with its purple snapdragon-like flowers and linear foliage.
Be o'n i'n ei feddwl ddweud oedd llin y llyffant (yellow toadflax), er na wyddwn i'r enw Cymraeg am hwnnw chwaith (be haru mi?
Flower samples were collected from Carolina geranium, hairy indigo, narrowleaf cudweed (Gnaphalium falcatum Lam.), oldfield toadflax (Nuttallanthus canadensis (L.)), pusley, spurge (Euphorbia sp.), thistle (Circium spp.), white clover, and wild radish.