Linum marginale Planch. Wild Flax
London J.Bot. 7:169 (1848)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Monday 12 August 1996

Erect, slender, scarcely branched perennial, herb, 0.1-0.6(-1.2) m high. Fl. blue/white, Oct to Dec or Jan. Sandy, loamy & clayey soils over granite, limestone or laterite. Swampy areas, amongst rocks.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie, Esperance Plains, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Mallee, Swan Coastal Plain, Warren.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P2, Eastern Mallee, Fitzgerald, Geraldton Hills, Mardabilla, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Recherche, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren, Western Mallee.

IMCRA Regions: Central West Coast, Leeuwin-Naturaliste.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Augusta-Margaret River, Beverley, Boddington, Boyup Brook, Bridgetown-Greenbushes, Brookton, Busselton, Cockburn, Cranbrook, Cuballing, Dandaragan, Denmark, Dundas, Esperance, Gingin, Gnowangerup, Gosnells, Greater Geraldton, Harvey, Jerramungup, Kalamunda, Kojonup, Manjimup, Mundaring, Narrogin, Northam, Northampton, Plantagenet, Ravensthorpe, Rockingham, Serpentine-Jarrahdale, Wagin, Wandering, Wanneroo, Waroona, West Arthur, Wickepin, Wongan-Ballidu, Woodanilling, York.