USDA Forest Service Celebrating Wildflowers
Critically Imperiled Plant Profile
(Not Listed or Proposed under the Endangered Species Act)
Hesperolinon is a small genus of annual plants, limited to the California Floristic Province. Several species in this genus are rare and very locally distributed.
Photo © Roxanne Bittman and CNPS.
This species grows on serpentine in the interior North Coast Ranges of California. Photo © 1997 Dean Wm. Taylor.
Hesperolinon tehamense range map.
Hesperolinon tehamense, Paskenta Grade dwarf flax
- Vehicle activity and road maintenance are threats to this species.
National Forest and Grassland Occurrence
U.S. Forest Service
1400 Independence Ave., SW, Mailstop Code: 1103
Washington DC 20250-1103
Last modified: Wednesday, 13-Oct-2010 14:35:41 EDT