Oat straw flowering tops Avena sativaBack
Oat straw flowering tops is the part of the plant that is harvested before the grain sets seed. It is soft, sweet and gentle.
Oats have been part of the human diet since pre-historic times and are still revered as a highly valued source of nutrition. Oats are commonly grown in temperate climates as cereal crops and we get ours from the fertile lands in the foothills of Mount Washington.