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YELLOW FIGWORT Scrophularia vernalis (Scrophulariaceae) Height to 50cm. Upright, downy perennial of verges, rough ground and woodland rides. FLOWERS are 8-10mm long and yellow; borne in small clusters on stalks arising from upper leaf axils (Apr-Jun). FRUITS are greenish capsules, like small figs. LEAVES are oval, pointed and wrinkled, overall rather nettle-like. STATUS-Naturalised and occasional in the S.