Indigenous. Originating from the Maltese islands before man
Very Common Common Frequent
Very Rare Extinct
Growth form :
Raunkiaer life form: THEROPHYTE (Annuals) Germination: Dicotyledon
Legal Protection :
Not Protected by Law (LN200/2011 or LN311/2006)
Red List (1989) :
This species has a threatened status and is listed in the Red Data Book of the Maltese Islands
Flowering Time :
This species was recorded from Malta and reported in old literature but has not been seen anymore in the wild for the last couple of decades. However, a population was found in late winter of 2014 by Sandro Simiani in Malta. The species still survives on our islands and was found as a population with numerous specimens. Thanks to Sandro for sharing this important finding. Well done!
Images (2 images)
Linum decumbens - Image Code: LNMDC-0.
Linum decumbens - Image Code: LNMDC-1.
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