Linaria reticulata 'Flamenco'
5,000 seeds $2.50
photo by Alana Hammons
Linaria reticulata 'Flamenco' has tiny, snapdragon-like, bicolor flowers that bloom in shades of maroon-fuschia and golden yellow. The colorful flowers attract bees and butterflies. Linaria 'Flamenco' is an excellent choice for containers and small gardens. Children love the little "fairy flowers". Nice for cutting. Easy to grow. Linaria reticulata is native to North Africa. It blooms best in cool weather, so give it an early start. It prefers well-drained soil, and it reseeds where it's happy. Common names include Spurred Snapdragon and Toad Flax. Deer resistant.
height 12" spacing 9"
Sowing Linaria reticulata 'Flamenco' Seeds
Sow linaria seeds outdoors after the last frost date. Or start indoors 6 weeks early. Sow on the surface. Full sun.