Linum usitatissimum – Famine Foods

Linum usitatissimum

Uses

India (Uttar Pradesh, Balrampur region): the discarded material left after processing to remove seed oil was pounded, ground [into flour] to make bread[sic] (chapati?).

Additional Information

Name Authority:
L.
Vernaculars:
Hindi[?]: Khali

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