Calflora
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.

Bloom Period
Family: LINACEAE  
Genus: Linum
Toxicity: DERMATITIS
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Linum humile
PLANTS: Linum usitatissimum var. humile
More information about  Linum usitatissimum
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (LIUS)


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: Apr 25, 2019).