Wild Florida Photo - Linaria floridana

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Linaria floridana

APALACHICOLA TOADFLAX

Synonym: Nuttallanthus floridana

Florida native

 

This plant of scrub, dunes and dry sandhills ranges from Mississippi to Georgia and in Florida mostly in the western panhandle and down the peninsula.
Apalachicola toadflax can be differentiated from the other two Linaria species in FLorida by the densely glandular-pubescent pedicels that are at least twice as long as the calyx and the spur that is shorter than the calyx.

 
Linaria floridana is a member of the Scrophulariaceae - Figwort family.

Other species of the Linaria genus in the Wild Florida Photo database:
  View  Linaria canadensis - CANADIAN TOADFLAX