Species Detail

Linum usitatisssimum L.
Common flax


Scientific Name:  
Linum usitatisssimum L.
Common Name:  
Common flax
Myaamia Name:  
Uses:  
Material
Harvest Seasons:  
Undetermined
Habitats:  
Human-Disturbed Areas
Locations:  
Undetermined
Growth Forms:  
Herb

Myaamia Archival Sources  
Linum usitatisssimum L.
No sources entered.
Botanical Sources  
Linum usitatisssimum L.
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
Gleason, H.A. & Cronquist, A. 1991   Native to Europe occuring in fields and roadsides throughout eastern and western Miami lands and throughout the U.S. and Canada
Related Sources  
Linum usitatisssimum L.
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
Whitford, A. C. 1941   Use of fibers from this introduced species are seen in Winnebago; Potawatomi; Michigan Ottawa; and Delaware museum specimens