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Linum Usitatissimum

Botanical Name:

Linum usitatissimum

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How to Grow
Water
Medium
Water moderately, allowing the top 3cm to dry out between watering.
Sunlight
Full Sun
6+ hours of direct sun per day
Characteristics

Plant Type

Annuals, Herbs, Annual, Poisonous, Herb.

Lifespan

Annual

Flower

Pale blue, 5-parted, the petals broad and spreading

Fruit

Capsule 10-valved, globose, 8–10 mm. in diameter, exceeding calyx in length, honey-brown.

Taxonomy

Order

Malpighiales

Family

Linaceae

Genus

Linum

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