Carthamus tinctorius L. 508 434 Observations

Safflower, Dyer's-saffron, False saffron, Dyer's Saffron, Fake Saffron, Parrot Seed, Parrot-seed, Distaff thistle, Saffron thistle, Bastard saffron, Saff flower, Safflor, Common safflower-thistle
Carthamus tinctorius Flower
flower
Carthamus tinctorius Leaf
leaf
Carthamus tinctorius Fruit
fruit
Carthamus tinctorius Bark
bark
Carthamus tinctorius Habit
habit
Carthamus tinctorius Other
other
Carthamus tinctorius L.
Mauritius
Family
Asteraceae
Genus
Carthamus
Species
Carthamus tinctorius L.
Common name(s)
  • Safflower
  • Dyer's-saffron
  • False saffron
  • Dyer's Saffron
  • Fake Saffron
  • Parrot Seed
  • Parrot-seed
  • Distaff thistle
  • Saffron thistle
  • Bastard saffron
  • Saff flower
  • Safflor
  • Common safflower-thistle
Uses
  • FOOD ADDITIVE
    • adulterant
  • HARMFUL ORGANISM HOSTS
    • crop diseases
  • BEE PLANTS
    • honey
  • ENVIRONMENTAL USES
    • ornamental
  • FOOD
    • oil / fat
    • starch
  • FORAGE
    • fodder
  • MATERIAL
    • lipids
    • tannin / dye
  • MEDICINE
    • folklore
Phenology

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