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Flax plant (Linum species): flowering stem. Watercolour.

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21970i
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The plant depicted is thought to be either Linum usitatissimum or Linum perenne

Commerical flax is derived from retting stems of Linum usitatissimum

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1 painting : watercolour

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Wellcome Library no. 21970i

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