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Linum lewisii

Blue Falx
Scientific NameLinum lewisii
Common NameBlue Flax / Prairie Flax / Lewis Flax
FamilyLinaceae
HabitHerbaceous perennial
Growth Form 
Mature Size12″ – 18″
FlowersBright blue, blue – violet flowers
HardinessZones 3-9
Sun RequirementsFull Sun
Water RequirementsXeric
Soil RequirementsThrives in poor soil conditions, does not need to be planted in a prepared garden
Other InfoErosion control
Additional PhotosBlue Flax / Prairie Flax / Lewis Flax