Linum grandiflorum* (Scarlet flax)

Introduced annual with brilliant scarlet flowers, replaced daily from early spring to fall. Widely adaptable, easily to establish and readily reseeds itself. Used for full to part sun ornamental borders and garden mixtures.

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INFORMATION & ATTRIBUTES

Family: Linaceae

Duration: Annual

Growth Habit: Forb/herb

Native Status: Introduced

Growth Form: Bunch

Mature Height: 18-24 in.

Bloom Color: Red

Bloom Period: Spring, summer, fall

Annual Precipitation:  in.

Drought Tolerance: Moderate

Shade Tolerance: None

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SOIL ADAPTATION

Coarse Texture: Yes

Medium Texture: Yes

Fine Texture: No

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SEEDING NOTES

Seeds per Pound: 122,00

Seeding Rate: 7-14 PLS lbs/acre

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