Dalmatian Toadflax

Linaria dalmatica

  • A perennial that spreads by roots and seeds
  • Grows up to 3 feet tall
  • Has yellow flowers that resemble snapdragons
  • Leaves are heart-shaped and clasp the stem
  • Grows along roadsides and in rangelands or pastures
  • In the past, this weed was intentionally planted in gardens, but has now escaped and is very difficult to control
  • Pull or dig for several years, removing as much root as possible.
  • Mowing is not effective and may spread the weed
  • Chemical controls are available