Nuttallanthus texanus

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Scientific Name Nuttallanthus texanus (Linaria texana) USDA PLANTS Symbol
Common Name Texas Toadflax ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
Family Plantaginaceae (Plantain) Jepson Reference
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Description Slender, delicate annual/biennial up to 2 feet tall with one or more short reclining stems; narrow, linear leaves 3/4 to 1-1/2 inches long; very pale violet/blue flowers 1/4 to 1/2-inch long with slender, curved spurs below. Descr. excerpt from "Wildflowers of the Texas Hill Country" by Marshall Enquist. Texas Status

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