Page author: David Giblin
Linum perenne
blue garden flax

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in Washington; Alaska to California, east to the Atlantic Coast.

Habitat: Fields, roadsides, wastelots, and other disturbed areas.

Flowers: May-July

Origin: Introduced from Europe

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Pollination: Bumblebees, bees, butterflies


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Accepted Name:
Linum perenne L.
Publication: Sp. Pl. 1: 277. 1753.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Linum perenne L. var. perenne [HC]
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Linum perenne in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database

WA Flora Checklist: Linum perenne checklist entry

OregonFlora: Linum perenne information

E-Flora BC: Linum perenne atlas page

CalPhotos: Linum perenne photos

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