Bohemia Ecological Preserve

Macro view of a Slender Dwarf Flax blossom and 2 seeds beginning to form. The minute buds of Slender Dwarf Flax are reminiscent of rose-buds. The distribution of this plant is limited to 4 counties, Sonoma, Mendocino, Lake and Napa. There are 13 species: almost all in CA, mostly localized, mostly on serpentine. Flax Family (Linaceae).