Flax Blue Lewis Seeds

Flax Blue Lewis Seeds

Linum lewisii

Item #1816

Perennial. We are proud to offer this true native species of Lewis flax, also called prairie flax. Seed was originally collected from plants found growing in Maple Grove, Utah, and selected for outstanding vigor and beauty. The pleasing, 1" sky blue flowers open on airy, delicate, gracefully arching stems. Plants withstand summer heat, winter cold, poor soils, and dry conditions. Will also grow in partial shade. Lewis flax is great planted in groups or mixed with other wildflowers. Seeds attract wild birds, and the flowers attract native bees. Perennial in USDA zones 4 and warmer.
Deer resistant.


Full sun to part shade

Blooms late spring to early summer

1' – 2' tall

Days to Emerge:
20 – 25

Seed Depth:

Seed Spacing:
A group of
6 seeds
every 6"

When 2" tall,
thin to 1
every 6"

When to sow outside: RECOMMENDED. 4 to 6 weeks before average last frost, when soil temperature is 65º–70ºF, or in fall for germination the following spring.

When to start inside:
NOT RECOMMENED. Does not transplant well.

Artist: Carolyn Crawford

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Flax Blue Lewis Seeds

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Item #1816

1.00 grams

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