Linum vernale

Chihuahua Yellow Flax - Linum vernale
East of Hillsboro, New Mexico

As its name implies, it is endemic to the Chihuahuan Desert.  This species was first described by Elmer Wooton in 1898 from a species collected in Dona Ana County on April 22, 1893.  See also, the discussion for Linum puberulum.

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