Wild blue flax (Linum lewisii)

Linum lewisii

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Linum lewisii (Linum perenne var. lewisii) (Lewis flax, blue flax or prairie flax) is a perennial plant in the family Linaceae, native to western North America from Alaska south to Baja California, and from the Pacific Coast east to the Mississippi River. It grows on ridges and dry slopes, from sea level in the north up to 3000 m altitude in the south of the species' range.

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  1. (c) Tom Hilton, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by tomhilton, http://www.flickr.com/photos/54259492@N00/3700811377
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Linum_lewisii

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