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Oenothera biennis??

Ian Mackay mac at lionseed.demon.co.uk
Mon Nov 16 15:04:55 EST 1998


In article <72i8nc$sgu$1 at nnrp1.dejanews.com>, gfavaro at my-dejanews.com
writes
>I am looking for information referring to Oenothera biennis: which kind of
>>substances it contains, and a picture of them. Thanks to anybody want to help
>>me.

Evening Primrose. Cultivated for the oil in its seed which contains high
levels of gamma linolenic acid. (But Borage has higher levels and is
much easier to grow - at least on the UK.)
-- 
Ian Mackay



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