Jepson eFlora: Key page
Vascular Plants of California
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Key to Linaceae

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Jepson Manual glossary definitions can be seen by moving your cursor over words underlined with dots.

1. Stylesstigmas 5; fruit dehiscing into 5 or 10 segments ..... LINUM

1' Styles, stigmas 2 or 3; fruit dehiscing into 4 or 6 segments, or 

2. Leaves generally  proximally or  distallystyles generally 3, stigmas ± = styles in width;  glands generally present ..... HESPEROLINON

2' Leaves opposite, distal leaves or bracts alternate; styles 2, stigmas > styles in width; stipule glands 0 ..... SCLEROLINON



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