Rapeseed has a small root and makes large leaves. It is in the same family as mustards, turnips and cabbage. Canola is a cultivar that makes high quality edible oil. Excellent forage for livestock in cool season pastures and as a deer attractant/forage. It is also grown in gardens and tops are cut for greens. Plant 5 lbs per acre at ¼" deep in the Fall or Spring.