toadflax Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. noun common European perennial having showy yellow and orange flowers; a naturalized weed in North America
    Linaria vulgaris; wild snapdragon; devil's flax; butter-and-eggs.


Toad"flax` noun
  1. (Bot.) An herb (Linaria vulgaris) of the Figwort family, having narrow leaves and showy orange and yellow flowers; -- called also butter and eggs, flaxweed, and ramsted.

Webster 1913