Linaria purpurea - Purple Toadflax

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  • Flowers attract bees

  • Flowers attract butterflies

  • Plant for chalk soil

  • Plant for sun

  • Vigorous

  • Will self seed

Tall stems bearing spikes of small violet, snapdragon-like flowers appear in summer above narrow, blue-green leaves. Flowers are loved by bees and butterflies. Good for meadow or wildlife plantings.

Prefers a well-drained soil in full sun. Remove spent flowers stems to prevent self-seeding.

Height: 18 - 36 inches / 45 - 90cm                      

Spread: 8 - 12 inches / 20 - 30cm

Contact Us For Availability

Currently our products are only available for collection from the nursery or from us at one of the many shows we’ll be attending. We hope to offer a mail order service from September 2017, but until then please contact us to check stock levels.

Delivery Options

Currently they are only available for collection from the nursery or from us at one of the many shows we’ll be attending. We hope to offer a mail order service from September 2017.

  • Direct Collection From Us

    Either from the nursery or from one of the events we’ll be attending. If coming to the nursery then please call first to make sure we’ll be around. If we are away at an event then collection of orders may not be possible.