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SMALL TOADFLAX Chaenorhinum minus (Scrophulariaceae) Height to 25cm. Upright, downy and slightly sticky annual. Grows on dry, disturbed ground including arable fields and railway tracks, favouring calcareous soils. FLOWERS are 6-8mm long and pinkish lilac with a yellow patch and short spur; on long stalks that arise from leaf axils (May-Oct). FRUITS are capsules. LEAVES are narrow. STATUS-Fairly common.
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SMALL TOADFLAX Chaenorhinum minus (Scrophulariaceae) Height to 25cm. Upright, downy and slightly sticky annual. Grows on dry, disturbed ground including arable fields and railway tracks, favouring calcareous soils. FLOWERS are 6-8mm long and pinkish lilac with a yellow patch and short spur; on long stalks that arise from leaf axils (May-Oct). FRUITS are capsules. LEAVES are narrow. STATUS-Fairly common.

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Date: 1 Jul 2013
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Credit: PAUL STERRY/NPL
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