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Key to Linaria

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(For a list of species in Linaria, use the above link.)

Jepson Manual glossary definitions can be seen by moving your cursor over words underlined with dots.

1. Corolla yellow

2. Leaf  to corolla 20–50 mm; seed ± pyramid-shaped, ridged ..... L. dalmatica subsp. dalmatica

2' Leaf ± ; corolla 18–32 mm; seed flat, winged ..... L. vulgaris

1' Corolla generally not yellow (except sometimes throat)

3. Perennial herb from woody base;  linear to oblanceolate ..... [L. purpurea]

3' Annual; leaf linear to 

4. Inflorescence glabrous; corolla violet, throat swelling white with orange patch at base ..... L. bipartita

4' Inflorescence ± glandular-puberulent; corolla red-violet to magenta, throat swelling red, yellow, or white

5. Calyx  lanceolate; inflorescence open in fruit; corolla 20–38 mm ..... L. maroccana

5' Calyx lobes ovate; inflorescence dense in fruit; corolla 15–18 mm ..... L. pinifolia



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