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Linum lewisii Pursh
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Andrenidae  Andrena candida @ DART_ENT (1)

Andrena candidiformis @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Andrena nigricula @ BBSL (1)

Andrena thaspii @ BBSL (1); RMBL_ENT (1)

Panurginus ineptus @ RMBL_ENT (3)
Apidae  Anthophora terminalis @ DART_ENT (1)
Coccinellidae  Coccinella transversoguttata @ I_LB (1)
Colletidae  Colletes phaceliae @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Hylaeus episcopalis @ UCRC_ENT (1)
Halictidae  Agapostemon angelicus @ BBSL (1)

Dufourea harveyi @ DART_ENT (1)

Lasioglossum inconditum @ RMBL_ENT (1)
Hyponectriaceae  Discosphaerina lini @ BPI (1)
Megachilidae  Hoplitis fulgida @ RMBL_ENT (4)

Megachile melanophaea @ RMBL_ENT (4)

Osmia bucephala @ RMBL_ENT (2); DART_ENT (1)

Osmia grindeliae @ DART_ENT (1)

Osmia nanula @ RMBL_ENT (2)

Osmia proxima @ DART_ENT (1)

Osmia @ DART_ENT (1)
Melampsoraceae  Melampsora lini @ BPI (88)
Mycosphaerellaceae  Mycosphaerella lini @ BPI (1)
Phaeosphaeriaceae  Leptosphaeria @ BPI (1)
Pleosporaceae  Pleospora aurea @ BPI (3)
_  Platyspora permunda @ BPI (1)

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Linum lewisii Pursh
Lewis flax

Image of Linum lewisii

General Information
Symbol: LILE3
Group: Dicot
Family: Linaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Forb/herb
Subshrub
Native Status : AK   N
CAN   N
L48   N
Other Common Names: prairie flax
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   

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©J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS National Plant Data Center (NPDC). United States, CA, Sacramento, Garden. June 3, 2003. Usage Requirements .

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Sheri Hagwood. USDI Bureau of Land Management (BLM) . United States, ID, Bureau of Land Management Jarbidge Resource Area. July 8, 2004. Usage Requirements .

Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. 3 vols. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Vol. 2: 436. Provided by Kentucky Native Plant Society . Scanned by Omnitek Inc . Usage Requirements .

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Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Rosidae
Order Linales
Family Linaceae – Flax family
Genus Linum L. – flax
Species Linum lewisii Pursh – Lewis flax

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 3 subspecies of Linum lewisii . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for subspecies profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Linum lewisii</i>
Pursh var. <i>
alpicola</i>
Jeps.
Linum lewisii var. alpicola
prairie flax Distribution of <i>
Linum lewisii</i>
Pursh var. <i>
lepagei</i>
(B. Boivin) C.M. Rogers
Linum lewisii var. lepagei
Lewis flax Distribution of <i>
Linum lewisii</i>
Pursh var. <i>
lewisii </i>
Linum lewisii var. lewisii
prairie flax

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Number of matches : 169
Query: SELECT * FROM img WHERE ready=1 and taxon like "Linum lewisii%" and (lifeform != "specimen_tag" OR lifeform != "Plant") ORDER BY taxon

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Linum lewisii
Linum lewisii
Lewis' Flax
ID: 0000 0000 1001 0135 [detail]
© 2001 Steven Thorsted

Linum lewisii
Linum lewisii
Lewis' Flax
ID: 9189 3301 3541 0091 [detail]
Robert Potts
© 2001 California Academy of Sciences

Linum lewisii
Linum lewisii
Lewis' Flax, Prairie Flax
ID: 0000 0000 1202 0634 [detail]
© 1991 Gary A. Monroe

Linum lewisii
Linum lewisii
Western Blue Flax
ID: 6121 1611 3984 0001 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Linum lewisii
Linum lewisii
ID: 0000 0000 0204 1014 [detail]
© 2004 James M. Andre

Linum lewisii
Linum lewisii
Flax
ID: 6121 1611 3984 0007 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Linum lewisii
Linum lewisii
Western Blue Flax
ID: 0000 0000 0701 0271 [detail]
© 2001 Jeff Abbas

Linum lewisii
Linum lewisii
Flax
ID: 6121 1611 3984 0005 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Linum lewisii
Linum lewisii
Western Blue Flax
ID: 6121 1611 3984 0003 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Linum lewisii
Linum lewisii
Alpine Lewis' Flax
ID: 0000 0000 1202 0631 [detail]
© 2000 Gary A. Monroe

Linum lewisii
Linum lewisii
ID: 0000 0000 0204 1015 [detail]
© 2004 James M. Andre

Linum lewisii
Linum lewisii
Lewis' Flax, Prairie Flax
ID: 0000 0000 1202 0635 [detail]
© 1991 Gary A. Monroe

Linum lewisii
Linum lewisii
Western Blue Flax
ID: 6121 1611 3984 0002 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Linum lewisii
Linum lewisii
Alpine Lewis' Flax
ID: 0000 0000 1202 0632 [detail]
© 2000 Gary A. Monroe

Linum lewisii
Linum lewisii
Blue Flax
ID: 1335 3153 0213 0091 [detail]
Robert Potts
© 2002 California Academy of Sciences

Linum lewisii
Linum lewisii
prairie flax
ID: 0000 0000 0803 0053 [detail]
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie

Linum lewisii
Linum lewisii
Alpine Lewis' Flax
ID: 0000 0000 0602 0480 [detail]
© 1990 Arthur H. Bazell, M.D.

Linum lewisii
Linum lewisii
Blue Flax
ID: 8266 3261 0951 0011 [detail]
William R. Hewlett
© 1999 California Academy of Sciences

Linum lewisii
Linum lewisii
Western Blue Flax
ID: 0000 0000 0701 0270 [detail]
© 2001 Jeff Abbas

Linum lewisii
Linum lewisii
Prairie Flax
ID: 0000 0000 0903 0053 [detail]
2003 Larry Blakely

Linum lewisii
Linum lewisii
Blue Flax
ID: 0000 0000 0310 0474 [detail]
© 2010 Lee Dittmann

Linum lewisii
Linum lewisii
Flax
ID: 6121 1611 3984 0006 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Linum lewisii
Linum lewisii
Prairie Flax
ID: 9092 3191 3542 0136 [detail]
Dr. Samuel J. Pusateri
© 1999 California Academy of Sciences

Linum lewisii
Linum lewisii
Lewis' Flax
ID: 0000 0000 0901 0667 [detail]
2001 Larry Blakely

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Number of matches : 1
Query: SELECT * FROM img WHERE ready=1 and taxon like "Linum lewisii var. alpicola%" and (lifeform != "specimen_tag" OR lifeform != "Plant") ORDER BY taxon

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Linum lewisii var. alpicola
Linum lewisii var. alpicola
Alpine Lewis' Flax
ID: 0000 0000 0602 0471 [detail]
© 1989 Arthur H. Bazell, M.D.

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Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Lewis's Flax
ID: 0024 3291 2018 0068 [detail]
Gerald and Buff Corsi
© 2000 California Academy of Sciences

Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Lewis' Flax, Prairie Flax
ID: 0000 0000 1202 0633 [detail]
© 1977 Gary A. Monroe

Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Prairie Flax
ID: 0000 0000 1205 1446 [detail]
© 2005 Chris Wagner

Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Prairie Flax
ID: 0000 0000 1205 1447 [detail]
© 2005 Chris Wagner

Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Prairie Flax
ID: 0000 0000 1205 1448 [detail]
© 2005 Chris Wagner

Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Lewis' Flax
ID: 0000 1111 2222 0949 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Lewis' Flax
ID: 0000 1111 2222 0950 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Lewis' Flax
ID: 0000 1111 2222 0951 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Prairie Flax
ID: 0000 0000 0209 2164 [detail]
© 2009 Keir Morse

Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Prairie Flax
ID: 0000 0000 0209 2165 [detail]
© 2009 Keir Morse

Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Prairie Flax
ID: 0000 0000 1209 0018 [detail]
© 2009 Barry Breckling

Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Lewis's Flax
ID: 6666 6666 0610 0033 [detail]
Gerald and Buff Corsi
© 2010 California Academy of Sciences

Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Lewis's Flax
ID: 6666 6666 0610 0034 [detail]
Gerald and Buff Corsi
© 2010 California Academy of Sciences

Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Blue Flax
ID: 0000 0000 1010 1263 [detail]
© 2010 Barry Breckling

Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Prairie Flax
ID: 0000 0000 0710 2566 [detail]
© 2010 Barry Breckling

Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Prairie Flax
ID: 0000 0000 0710 2567 [detail]
© 2010 Barry Breckling

Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Lewis' Flax
ID: 0000 0000 1214 2729 [detail]
© 2014 Neal Kramer

Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Prairie Flax
ID: 0000 0000 0415 1452 [detail]
© 2015 Barry Breckling

Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Prairie Flax
ID: 0000 0000 0415 1456 [detail]
© 2015 Barry Breckling

Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Linum lewisii var. lewisii
ID: 0000 0000 0715 0694 [detail]
© 2015 Steve Matson

Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Linum lewisii var. lewisii
ID: 0000 0000 0715 0695 [detail]
© 2015 Steve Matson

Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Prairie Flax
ID: 0000 0000 0915 1943 [detail]
© 2015 Barry Breckling

Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Lewis' Flax, Prairie Flax
ID: 0000 0000 1015 2067 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Linum lewisii var. lewisii
Lewis' Flax, Prairie Flax
ID: 0000 0000 1015 2068 [detail]
© 2015 Keir Morse

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