Photo of Toadflax (Linaria 'Neon Lights'): Plant and flowers are tiny.

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Name: Anne
Summerville, SC (Zone 8a)
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Xeramtheum
Jun 1, 2014 11:45 AM CST
The plant looks scraggly and flowers are tiny! You have to get really close to them to actually see the flowers.

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Hemophobic
Nov 8, 2015 2:25 PM CST
Is that lovely purple one an anomaly? And is this an ephemeral?
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Name: Anne
Summerville, SC (Zone 8a)
Only dead fish go with the flow!
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Xeramtheum
Nov 8, 2015 5:29 PM CST
I really don't know if the color is an anomaly or not .. I only grew them once and was so underwhelmed (I imagine a very large mass of them would look nice) I never grew them again. If I remember correctly, once the temperatures got into the 80's they kind of shriveled up and died.

"The Universe speaks in many languages, but only one voice. It speaks in the language of hope; It speaks in the language of trust; It speaks in the language of strength, and the language of compassion. It is the language of the heart and the language of the soul. But always, it is the same voice. It is the voice of our ancestors, speaking through us, And the voice of our inheritors, waiting to be born. It is the small, still voice that says: We are one. No matter the blood; No matter the skin; No matter the world; No matter the star; We are one. No matter the pain; No matter the darkness; No matter the loss; No matter the fear; We are one. Here, gathered together in common cause. we agree to recognize this singular truth, and this singular rule: That we must be kind to one another, because each voice enriches us and ennobles us, and each voice lost diminishes us. We are the voice of the Universe, the soul of creation, the fire that will light the way to a better future. We are one."

G'Kar

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