Flax - (Linum usitatissimum)

Feverfew Herb

Flax is one of the oldest known plants and flax seeds have been discovered in ancient Egyptian tombs.
It is an annual herb and has pale blue flowers that bloom in May-July. It can grow up to 80 -120 cm tall. Plant in an area of good soil in the spring. Harvest the plants in August just before the seeds are fully ripe.

There are many ways you can enjoy flax, try adding it to your cereal or yogurt.

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