Linum grandiflorum

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Scientific Name Linum grandiflorum USDA PLANTS Symbol
LIGR4
Common Name Scarlet Flax, Flowering Flax ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
29209
Family Linaceae (Flax) SEINet Reference
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Description Erect annual up to 24 inches tall, branching stem lined with waxy, lanceolate leaves 1/2 to 1 inch long; deep red flowers in terminal (top of stem) cluster with 5 red petals each up to 1 inch long and stamens tipped with anthers bearing blue pollen. Descr. excerpt from Wikipedia. Texas Status
Introduced

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