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Prefers a light well-drained moderately fertile humus-rich soil in a sunny sheltered position.
Seed - sow early spring in situ.
Central Europe to the Mediterranean and east to Afghanistan and Iran.
Dry hills, sandy and rocky places, vineyards.
The seeds are used as an emollient.
- Chopra. R. N., Nayar. S. L. and Chopra. I. C. Glossary of Indian Medicinal Plants (Including the Supplement). Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi. (1986-00-00)
- Huxley. A. The New RHS Dictionary of Gardening. 1992. MacMillan Press ISBN 0-333-47494-5 (1992-00-00)