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Oligomeris linifolia (Lineleaf whitepuff)
Anderson, Wynn

Oligomeris linifolia

Oligomeris linifolia (Vahl) J.F. Macbr.

Lineleaf Whitepuff

Resedaceae (Mignonette Family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 16 inches tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov , Dec


USA: AZ , CA , NM , NV , TX
Native Distribution: South Texas to Nevada and southern California

Web Reference

Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2022-12-30
Research By: Joseph A. Marcus

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