Linaria alpina
Linaria alpina
Linaria alpina
Linaria alpina
Linaria alpina
Linaria alpina
Linaria alpina
Linaria alpina
Linaria alpina
Linaria alpina

Linaria alpina

Alpine Toadflax

Plantaginaceae

Height

10 -15 cm

Flower colour

purple

Flowering time

late July - August

Foliage colour

grágrænn

Sunlight

sun

Soil

well drained, gritty

pH

acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness

a bit tender, sensitive to winter wet.

Plant range

mountains in S- and Central-Europe

Linaria is a genus of around 150 species in the family Plantaginaceae. It's distribution is temperate regions in Europe, Asia and N-Africa, the majority centered around the Mediterranean.

Propagation:


Division in spring.


Basal cuttings in spring.


Seed - sown January - March.

Seed just covered and stored at 20°C (68°F) until germination.

Needs a sunny spot with very well drained soil, preferably on a steep slope.

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