Plot #4

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Plot Information

East entrance of Tykeson, adjacent to bike storage.

Updated August 08, 2017 22:44
Featured Plant Lewis flax
Latitude 44.04321
Longitude 121.33392
Elevation 3685.0 ft.
Area 956.0 sq. ft.
Aspect north facing
Origin nursery
Inoculated? Yes
Initial planting date Fall 2016
Initial succession primary

Featured Plant: Lewis flax

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Photo of Lewis flax (Linum lewisii)

Linum lewisii

Semi-evergreen perennial forb, sometimes semi-woody at base with attractive flowers ranging from white to blue to yellow to red in color. Flower buds droop down from erect stems. Flax plants have many narrow, small, alternate, simple and entire leaves that are lacking stalks on the stems.

USDA Plant Database. https://plants.usda.gov/plantguide/pdf/pg_lile3.pdf

Habitat Type Tolerance Invasive?
Steppes, alpine slopes an openings in coniferous forests with mixed grasses and woody shrubs full to partial sunlight No