Taxon  Report   4894    
Linaria canadensis  (L.) Chaz.  
(no longer an active name)
Blue toad flax,  Toad flax, Toadflax
Linaria canadensis, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
Genus: Linaria
Habitat: disturbed, slopes

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

PLANTS other name:
Nuttallanthus canadensis

JEF other name:
Nuttallanthus texanus

NOTE: Linaria canadensis is no longer an active name.
More information about  Linaria canadensis
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Apr 02, 2020).