Linum rupestre (A. Gray) Engelm. ex A. Gray
Linaceae (Flax Family)USDA Symbol: LIRU2
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Specimen & Label Data
Location: 14511 Star Cross Trail, Helotes, TX.
Habitat: In full shade and full sun. In good soil under Juniperus ashei and in very poor soil, stoney, gravelly, almost no dirt.
Description: Corolla very loosely attached, falling as a unit or individual petals. Sepals-5, mid-vein and margns fimbrate. Petals-5, yellow. Stamens-5, united below to form a bowl-shaped, cupping the ovary. Styles-5, becoming one. Capsule 10-parted. Seed flattened, 1 x 1.5 mm, light orange.
Collector: Mike Fox
Collection Date: Jun 2, 1995
Specimen number: 181
Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 1047
Accession Date: Aug 5, 1995
Accession Number: 84 Annotations: SCFRB (In fruit)