Carthamus tinctorius

SAFFLOWER, SAFFLOWER

SC03369

It is a plant that although originally cultivated for its flowers (used as a colorant), nowadays it is mainly cultivated for its seeds, from which an edible vegetable oil is extracted.

Aplications

price per gram

0,40 - 2,00

In stock

Quantity Unit Price (per gram)
1 2,00
10+ 0,40
x

Technical Information

Planting information:

Direct seeding. No pre-germinative treatment is required.

Additional information

Leaf Lifespan

Deciduous Leaves

Flower Color

Yellow

Leaf Color

Light Green

Flowering Season

Late Spring, Early Summer

Sowing Season

Early Spring, Late Winter

Family

Herbaceous

Habitat

Grasslands and Meadows

Plant Lifespan

Annual

Water Requirements

Low

Light Requirements

Full Sun

Origin

Iberian Peninsula

Soil Type

Not determinative

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