Taxon  Report   4122 
Hesperolinon californicum  (Benth.) Small
California dwarf flax,  California western flax
Hesperolinon californicum , a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
 

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Hesperolinon californicum
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Hesperolinon californicum
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Communities: Chaparral, Foothill Woodland
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   2.8 (strong indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: LINACEAE  
Genus: Hesperolinon
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Linum californicum var. confertum
PLANTS: Linum californicum
 Information about  Hesperolinon californicum  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (HECA11)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2014).

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