Native Flax
Leaf & Bud
Murray Mallee Region
Small Poranthera
Single large specimen
 
                      
Native Flax (Linum marginale)Class: Plants (Plantae) - Land Plants (Charophyta) - Land Plants (Equisetopsida) - Other Small Plants
Order: Spurges & Allies (Malpighiales)
Family: Flax (Linaceae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Native Flax (Linum marginale)
This Photo:     🔍Flower🔎

Thank you Alan Dandie for confirming the id of this species for us

General Species Information:
Found in the Murray Mallee SA, Coastal Areas and possibly elsewhere
Thin, grass-like plant with lilac, 5-petalled flowers.

Copyright © 2022 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 18-Oct-2022
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)