|butter-and-eggs (Linaria vulgaris)||
butter-and-eggs (Linaria vulgaris; FIGWORT FAMILY [Scrophulariaceae]) 1-3' tall perennial that occurs in colonies formed by spreading rhizomes. Racemes of 1" long snapdragon-like flowers have yellow spurs ("butter") and an orange palate ("eggs"). Leaves alternate, narrow, and numerous, ½-1½" long. Disturbed sites in sandy soil. Flowers abundantly from summer to early fall. Eurasian native introduced as a garden flower. 
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