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Linum  kingii S.Watson   
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FamilyLINACEAE
Genus species var.Linum  kingii S.Watson 
SynonymsCathartolinum kingii (S.Watson) Small
 Linum sedoides (Porter) H.J.P.Winkl.
 Mesyniopsis kingii (S.Watson) W.A.Weber
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.ColoradoIdahoNevadaUtahWyoming
grassland and rocks
Altitudemontane-subalpine
Description leaves numerous, patent, thick, lower leaves linear-lanceolate, the upper linear, 1-2cm, flowers in raceme, outer sepals ovate, the inner wider, apiculate
Size5-30cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyDorn, R.D. (1992) Manual of the Vascular Plants of Wyoming
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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