Camelina sativa, Suneson
Member of the mustard family; used in the production of culinary oils and biodiesel; very low requirements for fertility, tillage, and weed control; oil and meal are high in Omega 3 fatty acids; approved by the USDA for human, poultry, and livestock consumption.
General Product Information:
Item Number: CAMSAT02
Species Type: Naturalized
Cover Crops, Herbaceous Flowering Species
Classification: Herbaceous Annual/Biennial, Herbaceous Annual, Herbaceous Biennial
Habitat: Prospers in various climates and soils; well-suited for marginal soils.
Bloom Period: Summer
Flower Color: White, yellow, greenish-yellow
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 3.0 Ft
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: FACU
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: UPL
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACU
Approximate seeds per lb: 400,000
Seeding Rate: Please contact customer service for seeding rate information.
Truax Seedbox: Fine