SO5620 : Borage (starflower) crop, near Goodrich

taken 10 years ago, near to Pencraig, Herefordshire, Great Britain

Borage (starflower) crop, near Goodrich
Borage (starflower) crop, near Goodrich
Not long ago we had fields of yellow rape - now it's the blue starflower.
Borage, (probably more well-known these days as starflower) is essentially a garden flower which farmers are producing on a field scale due to retail demand. Borage is one of the main arable source of gamma-linoleic acid (GLA)used in the health food industry.
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SO5620, 37 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 27 June, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 27 June, 2007
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening 
Crop (from Tags)
Borage 
Category
Farmland   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 568 204 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:52.8450N 2:37.7399W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 567 203
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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