Flora of Northern Ireland
  • Linum catharticum L. - Fairy Flax - Linaceae
Linum catharticum
© Ralph Forbes
Linum catharticum
(Map updated: March 2008)
 

A graceful and delicate annual species of sand dunes and other base-rich habitats, growing up to about 6 ins (25 cm) tall, with fine stems and small white flowers.

All names: Linum catharticum L.