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Butter and Eggs (Linaria vulgaris)
Image ID: 2017/co4LTap/mouseover and drag to zoom/pan.
Family: Scrophulariaceae (Figwort)
Height: 1 to 3 ft.
Blooms: May to October
Leaf Type: smooth
Bloom Size: 1 in. (typical)
Flower Description: Elongate clusters, Irregular blossoms
Location: C&O Canal Towpath
More photos of this flower
- Cow Wheat
The flower of butter and eggs is larger and brighter than cow wheat.
We started out as wildflowers from the bicycle trails of western Pennsylvania, but we've grown!
Meyer, Joseph E. (1918). The Herbalist and Herb Doctor. Hammond, Ind.: Indiana Herb Gardens. 400 pp.