cpnha logo

Cabeza Prieta Natural History Association
Sonoran Desert Plants
Linum bienne Miller (Prairie Flax)

Coffee Pot Mountain


 Linum bienne Miller

 Linum bienne Miller

Life Form: forb,annual or forb,perennial
Leaf Description: alternate,linear to lanceolate,simple,entire,smooth
Flower Color: blue
Flowering Period: winter and spring
Spines: spineless
Family: Linaceae (flax family)
Abundance: rare
Additional Information:
Felger, R.S. and S. Rutman. 2015. Ajo Peak to Tinajas Altas: A flora of southwestern Arizona. Part 15. Eudicots: Fagaceae to Lythraceae. Phytoneuron 2015-59: 1-53. Published 20 Oct 2015. ISSN 2153 733X page 35 (8.5 MB pdf)

Photo Credits:
Photo #1
Photo #2

Our member horticultural expert is Hank Jorgensen. For more information on this plant species, see Hank's page (opens in a new tab).






Copyright Creative Commons

HTML & Programing by
Thomas R. Powell


Natural History of the Sonoran Desert and Refuge