Linseed (Linum usitatissimum)
In the UK linseed can be a crop in its own right, as well as being a component of game cover mixtures and sown over winter wild bird seed mixtures. It is particularly attractive to partridges.
For many years linseed, as known as flax was an important component of fabric and linen yarn, it is also important because of its seeds, from which linseed oil is obtained. In the Uk linseed can be a component of game cover mixtures and over-winter wild bird seed mixtures.