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Camelina sativa

Belonging to the Camelina genus, camelina has a botanical name of Camelina sativa. The botanical name epithet sativa means 'having been cultivated'.

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How to grow camelina

Growing camelina from seed

Transplanting camelina

Companion plants for camelina

These plants have been known to grow well alongside camelina so consider planting:

Repellent plants for camelina

These plants will not grow well with camelina so avoid planting these within close proximity:

Common camelina problems

These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect camelina plants:

Other names for camelina

gold-of-pleasure, false flax, wild flax, Siberian oilseed, linseed dodder, German sesame

Camelina sativa (L.) Crantz ssp. microcarpa (Andrz. ex DC.) E. Schmid

camelina care instructions

How long does camelina take to grow?

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Popular varieties of camelina

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