Taxon  Report   2282    
Collinsia linearis  A. Gray
Narrow leaf collinsia,  Narrowleaf blue eyed mary
Collinsia linearis
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Collinsia linearis
© 2009 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Collinsia linearis
© 2008 Keir Morse
Collinsia linearis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Collinsia linearis
© 2014 Maya Goklany
Genus: Collinsia
Communities: Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Collinsia rattanii var. linearis
More information about  Collinsia linearis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 16, 2019).