Taxon  Report   4912 
Linum usitatissimum  L.
common flax
Linum usitatissimum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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Linum usitatissimum
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
Linum usitatissimum
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: LINACEAE  
Genus: Linum
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Linum humile
PLANTS: Linum usitatissimum var. humile
 Information about  Linum usitatissimum  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (LIUS)

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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: Aug 01, 2014).

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