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Linum striatum (Ridged yellow flax)
Smith, R.W.

Linum striatum

Linum striatum Walter

Ridged Yellow Flax

Linaceae (Flax Family)

Synonym(s): Cathartolinum striatum, Linum striatum var. multijugum, Nezera striata


USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb


USA: AL , AR , CT , DC , DE , FL , GA , IL , IN , KY , LA , MD , MI , MO , MS , NC , NJ , NY , OH , OK , PA , RI , SC , TN , TX , VA , WV
Canada: ON

National Wetland Indicator Status

This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Research Literature

Reslit 2850 - Monograph of the Genus Isodendrion (Violaceae) Hawaiian Plant Studies 21 (1952) Harold St. John

This information was provided by the Florida WIldflower Foundation.
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From the Archive

Wildflower Newsletter 1996 VOL. 13, NO.6 - Winter Wonderland, Origins of the Christmas Tree, Development Director\\\'s Repo...

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2015-08-05
Research By: JAM

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