Purple Toadflax (Linaria purpurea 'Canon J. Went')

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 24-36 inch
Plant Spread: 8-12 inch
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Propagation: Seeds: Provide light
Suitable for wintersowing
Sow in situ
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting

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Location: Kalama, Wa.Date: 2010-07-02
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Location: My Garden Crescent City, CaliforniaDate: 4000-06-29
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Location: Kalama, Wa.Date: 2010-06-22
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Location: My propertyDate: 2010-05-29
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Location: My propertyDate: 2011-05-31
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: summer 2009
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Location: My Garden Crescent City, CaliforniaDate: 2016-05-15
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Location: My Garden Crescent City, CaliforniaDate: 2016-07-09
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Location: My Garden Crescent City, CaliforniaDate: 4000-06-10
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2006-06-19
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Another common neighborhood weed by PSILO Oct 10, 2019 7:15 AM 3
Blooming in July.... by wcgypsy Aug 3, 2016 2:16 PM 45
unknown perennial. Might be a 'weed' in some areas of the country? by kosk0025 Jun 26, 2013 8:19 AM 16

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