Linaria supina

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaScrophulariaceaeLinariaLinaria supina


An annual found on sandy sea shores, waste places and walls near the sea, and on roadside embankments and beside railways. It is naturalised in some parts of S.W. Britain, but only occurs as a rare casual elsewhere. Lowland.



World Distribution

Native of S.W. Europe, extending east to N. Italy.

Atlas Change Index: 0.13

JNCC Designations


Atlas text references

Atlas (222d)
de Bolòs O, Vigo J
1995.  Flora dels Països Catalans, III. Pirolàcies-Compostes.
FitzGerald R
1990.  Rare Plant Survey of South-West England. Vol. 3. Cornwall. CSD Report, no. 1060.
French CN, Murphy RJ, Atkinson MGC
1999.  Flora of Cornwall.