Taxonomy. Superdivision: Spermatophyta. Division: Angiospermae. Class: Dicotyledoneae. Family: Labiatae (Lamiaceae). Genus: Lallemantia. Request PDF on ResearchGate | Essential Oil Composition of Lallemantia iberica Fisch. et C.A. Mey | The essential oil of the dried flowering aerial parts of. PDF | Lallemantia iberica is a plant cultivated since antiquity, but which has not extended as cultivated crop during the time because of the.

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We are currently updating this section. White lipped deep blue flowers protrude from the serrated leaves, which appear in pairs up the stem from July to August.

Linseed oil has a very wide range of applications including use as a wood preservative, an ingredient of oil-based paints, furniture polishes, printer’s inks, soap making etc[46, 57, ]. For a list of references used on this page please go here.

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If you have important information about this plant that may help other users please add a comment or link iberca. The toothed or serrated leaves are in opposite pairs at the stem nodes. Right plant wrong place. It is hardy to zone UK 7.

Retrieved from ” https: Lallemantia ibericaknown commonly as dragon’s headis a species of flowering plant in the mint family, Lamiaceae. It prefers moist soil. Balangu plant Lallemantia iberica F. Smartphone users quickly have information on a plant directly for the pfaf.

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It has been cultivated in southwest Asia and southeast Europe since prehistoric times mainly for the oily seeds which provide a good substitute for linseed oil.


Lallemantia iberica Scientific classification Kingdom: You can unsubscribe at anytime. Iberiac information cannot be used for commercial reasons or be modified but some can. Lalleantia of Economic Plants.

In other projects Wikispecies. You can translate the content of this page by selecting a language in the select box. Requires a light well-drained soil in a sunny position[]. Lallemantia iberica Plant List: It is also used in the manufacture of linoleum[]. Lallemantia iberica – Bieb. This annual herb is a good attractor of wildlife and must have full sun and moist but well drained soil. It is rich in oil[2]. All plant pages have their own unique code.

QR Codes are barcodes that can be read by mobile phone smartphone cameras. Iranian Journal of Pharmaceutical Research. Leaves – cooked and used as a potherb[46, 61, ]. It is a linseed substitute[].

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This QR Code is unique to this page. An edible oil is obtained from the seed[2, 6, ]. This plant is an annual herb growing to an average height around 40 centimeters. The species is hermaphrodite has both male and female organs and is pollinated by Bees.

We sow ibericaa seeds in an unheated greenhouse and wait for natural germination, as many seeds have built-in dormancy mechanisms, often waiting for natural spring germination, hence giving them a full season of growth. For more information about QR Codes click here. You will receive a range of benefits including: They are pollinated by insects.


The plant has been cultivated for its seeds in southwestern Asia and southeastern Europe since prehistoric times. Please view the copyright link for more information. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules.

Our new book to be released soon is Edible Shrubs. Plants For A Future can not take any responsibility for any adverse effects from the use of plants. Cover the seeds with fine grit or compost to approximately their own depth. This plant, originally from the Caucasus and the Middle East, isspread throughout European and eastern countries.

Alllemantia is a QR code short for Quick Response which gives fast-track access to our website pages. Seed – sow April in situ[1]. The oil is used as a substitute for linseed oil in the production of varnishfurniture polishinkpaintsoapand linoleum. To leave a comment please Register or login here All comments need to be approved so will not appear immediately.

It is used for lighting, as a varnish, in paints and lallemntia a lubricant[46, 57, 74]. Often grown in the ornamental garden[50]. The flowers are very attractive to bees[74]. The seeds have been used in folk medicine as a stimulant and diuretic.

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