gold-of-pleasure


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gold-of-pleas·ure

(gōld′əv-plĕzh′ər)
n.
A Eurasian plant (Camelina sativa) in the mustard family, having small yellow flowers and seeds rich in oil.

gold-of-pleasure

n
(Plants) a yellow-flowered Eurasian plant, Camelina sativa, widespread as a weed, esp in flax fields, and formerly cultivated for its oil-rich seeds: family Brassicaceae (crucifers)
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In English it's usually known as Camelina, gold-of-pleasure, and also called false flax.
GENERAL INFORMATION Symbol: CASA2 Family: Brassicaceae - mustards or mustard flowers Group: Dicot Family: Brassicaceae - mustards or mustard flowers Duration: Annual, biennial Growth habit: Forb/herb Genus: Camelina Crantz - false flax Species: Camelina Sativa - gold-of-pleasure
Also known as false flax or gold-of-pleasure, it thrives in the semi-arid conditions of the Northern Plains.