Flax Blue HEIRLOOM Seeds

Flax Blue HEIRLOOM Seeds

Linum perenne

Item #1016

Perennial. Charming, 1", sky blue flowers open at dawn on airy and gracefully arching stems. Plants withstand summer heat, winter cold, poor soils, drought conditions, and will also grow in part shade. Plant in groups or mix with other wildflowers as effective erosion control. Seeds attract wild birds, and the flowers attract pollinators. Perennial in USDA zones 5–8.




Seedling Image

Perennial

Full sun to part shade

Blooms spring to summer

1' – 2' tall

Days to Emerge:
20 – 25

Seed Depth:
1/8"

Seed Spacing:
A group of
3 seeds
every 6"

Thinning:
When 2" tall,
thin to 1
every 6"


When to sow outside: RECOMMENDED. 4 to 6 weeks before average last frost, or in fall for germination the following spring.

When to start inside: Not recommended; does not transplant well.

Artist: Carolyn Crawford

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