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botanical name:
Linum 'Salmon Charmer'
Linum 'Salmon Charmer' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Perennial Flax
synonyms:  Linum grandiflorum 'Salmon Charmer', Linum grandiflorum 'Charmer Salmon'
family:  Linaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.45m
width: 0.20m
growth rate: fast
growth habit:
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
edible symbol edible
medicinal symbol medicinal
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -15°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
Short lived perennial, usually grown as a hardy annual, with greyish green leaves and shallowly cup-shaped, salmon pink flowers. Free flowering over a long period in summer.

Light, well drained soil in sun. Reasonably drought tolerant once established.
Plants only last two or three years, but seed easily.

From seed. Direct sow in spring for flowering in summer.

other notes:
Bred by Clause Tézier, France
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