800 seeds $2.00
Linum perenne is a highly popular, native wildflower with sky-blue flowers on the tops of gracefully arching stems. It blooms for 6 weeks from late spring to mid summer. The finely-textured plants are semi-evergreen.
Blue Flax pairs well with other wildflowers and perennials. It's easy to grow in a wide range of conditions. It self sows, which is a bonus for wildflower gardens. The flowers attract butterflies and beneficial insects. Linum perenne tolerates heat, drought and poor soil. It blooms the first year from seed if started early. Hardy perennial in zones 3-9.
height 20" spacing 12"
Sowing Linum perenne Seeds
Start Linum perenne seeds indoors 6 weeks before the last frost date. Or sow outdoors in early spring or fall. Barely cover the seeds with soil. Full sun.