Linum flavum compactum, L. perenne
SAPHYR BLUE Flax Seeds
Dwarf, 12-15 inch tall plants covered in 1 inch, sky blue flowers from May to September. A colorful, heat tolerant perennial that looks great in mixed borders, or mass plant it for maximum impact. Winter hardy to zone 4.
COMPACT GOLDEN Flax Seeds
Linum flavum compactum
Compact 9 inch tall plant covered in 1-1.5 inch, golden-yellow flowers all summer long. Leaves are dark green, narrow, and lance-shaped. An exceptional perennial, deserves to be planted much more often. Use in borders, rock gardens or containers. Winter hardy to zone 5; to zone 4 with protection.
How to Plant FLAX Seeds
Sow Flax seeds in cell packs or flats, press into soil but do not cover. Needs light to germinate. Kept at 65-75° F., germination is in 14-21 days. Transplant into the garden 6-12 inches apart.