Linum australe var. australe

Treatment appears in FNA Volume 12. Treatment on page 391.

Leaves: stipular glands present only at proximal nodes. Flowers: stamens (3–)4–5 mm; styles (2–)2.7–3.3(–4) mm.

Phenology: Flowering Jun–Sep.
Habitat: Sandy, cindery, or loamy soils.
Elevation: 1500–2800 m.


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Alta., Ariz., Colo., Mont., Nev., N.Mex., Tex., Utah, Wyo., Mexico (Baja California, Sonora).


Variety australe occurs in the Rocky Mountains from southern Alberta to southern Arizona and western Texas and Sonora. It is disjunct in the high elevations of the Sierra de San Pedro Mártir, Baja California.

Selected References


Lower Taxa

Nancy R. Morin +
A. Heller +
Linopsis +
Alta. +, Ariz. +, Colo. +, Mont. +, Nev. +, N.Mex. +, Tex. +, Utah +, Wyo. +, Mexico (Baja California +  and Sonora). +
1500–2800 m. +
Sandy, cindery, or loamy soils. +
Flowering Jun–Sep. +
Bull. Torrey Bot. Club +
Mesyniopsis +
Linum australe var. australe +
Linum australe +
variety +