For many years linseed, as known as flax was an important component of fabric and linen yarn, it is also important because of its seeds, from which linseed oil is obtained. In the Uk linseed can be a component of game cover mixtures and over-winter wild bird seed mixtures. It establishes ver y quickly in a wide range of soil types. Sheds seed in the atumn and its broken canopy is very attractive to partridges.
If sowing as a straight, sow at 60kg/ha. or 25kg/ac. If adding to a mixture, a lower rate may be applicable – please contact us for more information if you are unsure or have any other questions.