The botanical name of Flax seeds (Linseeds) is Linum usitatissimum. Flax seeds are food and fiber crop.
Flax / Lin seeds come in two basic varieties, Brown &Yellow as Golden.
The consumption of Flax Seeds has been increasing, due to its high nutritional values and Omega-3 fatty acid. India is one of the fine producers of Non-GMO Brown Flax Seeds (Linseeds).