Feuilles : alternes, linéaires-lancéolées, à peine atténuées à la base, très rudes [denticules antroses très nombreux] aux bords, à 1 nervure ;
Leaves: oblong wedge, toothed at the top; stipules entire
Fruit : capsule globuleuse-conique.
Fruit: erect pod, 2-4 cm long, linear-lanceolate, arched, hairy with protruding longitudinal veins, terminated by a 1-2 cm long beak;- 4-8 ovoid, strongly tuberculous, reddish seeds.
657 Linum strictum
Annual plant, with small root; stems of 20-40 cm, stiff, rounded, with fairly thick branches, pubescent on the internal side
Ecology UK: Not native to the UK. France: Rocky hillsides, throughout the Midi, up to Isère, Cantal, Vendée; Corsican. (Very rare with us]
Distribution outside France: Southern Europe; Western Asia; Northern Africa
Flowering France: May-July
Leaves: alternate, linear-lanceolate, barely attenuated at the base, very rough [very numerous antrose denticles] at the edges, with 1 rib;
Flowers: yellow, small, 1 cm, with pedicels shorter than the calyx, close together in small bundles forming a compact corymb; lanceolate sepals, longly acuminate,1-2 times longer than the capsule; petals one third longer than sepals; head-shaped stigmas.
Fruit: globose-conical capsule.