Flax varieties and seeds

TERRE DE LIN, variety breeder and flax seed producer.

The cooperative supplies 40% of the French market.

The seeds produced are high-tech seed with a high germination rate and high germination vigor:

  • Harvesting is done by deseeding in the field,

  • The specific flax seed mill ensures optimal sorting and packaging,

  • The seeds are analyzed at different stages and certified by the GNIS, state certification organisation,

  • An adapted storage in order to compensate for an insufficient harvest, to ensure the continuity of supply.


Terre de Lin is breeder of flax and linseed varieties. The first research work was initiated in the 1960s. Today, its varieties occupy 50% of cultivated areas in Europe.
  • Spring flax varieties

  • Winter flax varieties

  • Linseed varieties