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Linum pratense (Meadow flax)
Cliffe, Harry

Linum pratense

Linum pratense (Norton) Small

Meadow flax

Linaceae (Flax Family)

Synonym(s): Adenolinum pratense, Linum lewisii var. pratense

USDA Symbol: LIPR

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
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Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Blue
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun
Bloom Notes: bluish-white

Distribution

USA: AZ , CO , KS , NM , OK , TX

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:

Sibley Nature Center - Midland, TX

Wildflower Center Seed Bank

LBJWC-1267 Collected 2013-05-20 in Ellis County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Bibliography

Bibref 318 - Native Texas Plants: Landscaping Region by Region (2002) Wasowski, S. & A. Wasowski
Bibref 286 - Wildflowers of the Texas Hill Country (1989) Enquist, M.

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Linum pratense in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Linum pratense in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Linum pratense

Metadata

Record Last Modified: 2009-04-18
Research By: TWC Staff

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