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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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:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (LIUS)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 24, 2014).

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