Blue Flax

Linum lewisii

Light Conditions: Sun
Soil Conditions: Dry to Well Drained
Exposure Conditions: Exposed
Size: 6-30" T & 12-30" W
Bloom Period: May to August
Bloom Colour: Blue
Growth Habit: Fast
Spreads By: Seed
Features:

Birds
Bees
Butterflies
Good For Small Spaces
Good For Large Spaces
Long Bloom Time

 

Attractive Seed Heads
Fragrant
Berries
Fall Color
Deer Resistant
Edible/Medicinal Properties

Seed Price: $4.00
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Plug Price: $4.50
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Linum lewisii (Blue Flax) Linum lewisii (Blue Flax) Linum lewisii (Blue Flax)

Seeds Per Package: 25

Description: Masses of delicate sky blue flowers hang weightlessly from arched branches in open clusters. Reliable, hardy and very drought tolerant - it's perfect for prairie gardens and it blooms all summer. Lots of blooms mean lots of seed but seedlings are easy to pull when small. This plant would be great in large gardens and naturalized plantings.

Found in Nature: Dry prairie hillsides, meadows and open woods.

Distribution: Prairies, Foothills

Notes: Available as larger potted stock - pick up only.

Important Information: The "Bloom Period" is an indicator of the time period within which the wildflowers will bloom and does not describe the time period that a single plant will bloom. The "Sizes" listed are intended to be a general guideline to consult during plant selection. Plant growth and bloom times will vary depending on geographical location & individual site conditions. Please contact us with any questions you may have.