flax family Linum usitatissimum

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Blue Bloom (annual) Flax

This heirloom crop from the old country produced fiber and oil. The very pretty, petite plant daily blooms small blue flowers. Blooming occurs from June to September. Height reaches 1 metre.

For seed production, sow seeds in early April into tightly spaced rows 10 cm apart. It may need to be tied up to support strings or trellising. Harvest from September to October. Sowing as an ornamental plant in June is possible.

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Sowing quantity 1000 g/Are

Item No.
Unit
Price / item
Amount
76600
Portion (for 3 m²)
3.95 CHF
0.00 CHF
76607
250 g (150 seeds/g)
13.55 CHF
0.00 CHF