Taxon  Report   4128 
Hesperolinon micranthum  (A. Gray) Small
Common dwarf flax,  Small flowered Dwarf Flax, Threadstem flax, small flower western flax
Hesperolinon micranthum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
 

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Hesperolinon micranthum
© 2003 Michael Charters
Hesperolinon micranthum
© 2008 Keir Morse ID: 0000 0000 1208 0131 [detail] 2008 Keir Morse
Communities:
Chaparral, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: slopes, ridges [Walker]
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   2.4 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: LINACEAE  
Genus: Hesperolinon
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Linum micranthum
 Information about  Hesperolinon micranthum  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (HEMI9)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 29, 2015).

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