Taxon: Linaria maroccana Hook. f.

Genus: Linaria
Family: Plantaginaceae
Tribe: Antirrhineae
Nomen number: 22288
Place of publication: Bot. Mag. 98: t. 5983. 1872
Link to protologue:
Comment: plants cultivated under this name are probably complex hybrids which differ from the wild Moroccan plants
Name Verified on: 26-Feb-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 28-Apr-1998
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • annual toadflax  (Source: BSBI) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Gene sources: ornamental features (fide Rev Antirrh 425. 1988, see comment)

Distributional Range:


  • Africa

    • Northern Africa: Morocco


  • Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Jahandiez, E. & R. Maire Catalogue des plantes du Maroc. (L Maroc)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  • Sutton, D. A. A revision of the tribe Antirrhineae. 1988 (Rev Antirrh) 438.

Check other web resources for Linaria maroccana Hook. f. :


  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image