Calflora
Taxon  Report   4120    
Hesperolinon bicarpellatum  (H. Sharsm.) H. Sharsm.
Two carpellate western flax,  Twocarpel dwarf flax
Hesperolinon bicarpellatum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: LINACEAE  
Genus: Hesperolinon
Serpentine affinity: 6.2; (strict endemic)

Communities: Chaparral

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Hesperolinon serpentinum
PLANTS: Linum bicarpellatum
More information about  Hesperolinon bicarpellatum
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (HEBI3)


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jun 19, 2019).