Gold Of Pleasure
Herb: Gold Of Pleasure
Latin name: Camelina sativa
Synonyms: Myagrum sativum
Edible parts of Gold Of Pleasure:An edible oil is obtained from the seed.
Description of the plant:
Habitat of the herb:A weed of corn and flax fields in Britain.
Other uses of Gold Of Pleasure:An oil from the seed is used as a luminant and as an emollient for softening the skin. A fibre is obtained from the stems. The stems are used for making brooms.
Propagation of the herb:Seed - sow mid spring in situ.
Cultivation of Gold Of Pleasure:A weed of corn and flax fields in Britain.
Medicinal use of the herb:None known
Known hazards of Camelina sativa:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.