Taxon  Report   4909    
Linum lewisii  Pursh  var. alpicola  Jepson  
(no longer an active name)
Alpine lewis' flax,  Prairie flax
Linum lewisii var. alpicola, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

Bloom Period
Family: LINACEAE  
Genus: Linum
Parent: Linum lewisii
Habitat: slopes, ridges

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Foothill Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Linum lewisii var. lewisii

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Linum lewisii var. saxosum
NOTE: Linum lewisii var. alpicola is no longer an active name.
More information about  Linum lewisii var. alpicola
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.

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: Dec 07, 2019).