Species Detail

Linum usitatisssimum L.
Common flax


Scientific Name:  
Linum usitatisssimum L.
Common Name:  
Common flax
Myaamia Name:  
No Myaamia Name
Uses:  
Material
Harvest Seasons:  
Unkn
Habitats:  
Human-Disturbed Areas
Locations:  
Undetermined
Growth Forms:  
Herb, Wild

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