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Grooved Yellow Flax
Linum sulcatum

Grooved yellow flax is rare in Connecticut; it is classified by the state as a species of special concern.

• Family: Flax (Linaceae)
• Habitat: dry, open sites
• Height: 1-2 feet
• Flower size: 1/2 inch across
• Flower color: yellow
• Flowering time: July to August
• Origin: native

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Last updated November 13, 2005. © 2005 Connecticut Botanical Society. All rights reserved.