I've seen this described as a small shrubby plant, but thus far it has behaved as a herbaceous perennial in our garden. Our first plants are now a few years old, and have finally developed a reasonably full habit - approaching the wonderfully massed flowers I've seen on online photos. It sure has a great presence in our rock garden!
||yellow flax; western flax
We left this plant behind in our Pennsylvania garden (and wish it well); we don't grow it in Houston.
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- Seed from '07 trade. Baggy 35F (8w) - 70F (45%G, 3-33d)
- Seed from '07 trade. Baggy 35F (10w) - 70F (6%G, 6-16d)
- Same seed as above. Baggy 35F (8w) - 70F (no G, 6d; moldy)
Clear progression of viability loss over several years.
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May 30, 2010