Blue Flax

 

 

Linum lewisii

 

Linaceae

 

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Form: Annual
Seasonality
: Sow seeds in fall, blooms in spring

Size: 2 ft high by 2 ft wide
Leaves
: Narrow, blue-green
Flowers
: Abundance of 5 petal, cup shaped, bright blue flowers
Fruit
: Seed
Stems/Trunks
: Erect and branching
Range/Origin
: Europe
Hardiness
: Sunset Zones 2-24

Comments: No thorns

 

CULTURAL REQUIREMENTS:

         Exposure: Partial shade

         Water: Moderate

         Soil: Most, well drained

        Propagation: Seed

         Maintenance: Minimal

 

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