Flax Growing Guide
Crop Rotation Group
Will do OK in poor soil, prefers well drained loam.
Full sun to light shade.
None generally needed.
Single Plants: 12cm (4") each way (minimum)
Rows: 12cm (4") with 15cm (5") row gap (minimum)
Sow and Plant
Sow seeds year round.
Our Garden Planner can produce a personalised calendar of when to sow, plant and harvest for your area.
Harvest ripe seeds just before they shatter. Flowers and leaves are edible. Flowers attract beneficial insects
Planting and Harvesting Calendar
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