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Flax

Linum flavum

Also known as

Golden Flax, Yellow Flax

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

6a

USDA zone

-23°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

30cm

Max

20cm

10cm

Min

10cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Flax Overview

This is a bushy upright perennial it produces upward-facing, 5-petalled yellow blooms. The flowers are golden yellow and trumpet-shaped. You should grow in full sun with humus-rich, well drained soil.

Common problems with Flax

How to propagate Flax

Seed

You can propagate the annuals, biennials and perennials from seed in spring or autumn, where they are to grow.

Division

Perennials by division in spring or autumn.

Other uses of Flax

Borders, rock garden