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Common Name: Yellow Salsify
Tragopogon dubius is a Annual/Perennial up to 1.00 metres tall.
It is harvested from the wild for local use as a food.
Europe to W. Asia - Austria and N. France eastwards.
Fields in Turkey, 400 - 1840 metres[
Succeeds in ordinary garden soils, including heavy clays[
Root - raw or cooked[
Young stems, when 5 - 10cm high, and the bases of the lower leaves - raw or cooked. Used as a potherb[
Seed - sow spring in situ. Make sure to water the seed in if the weather is dry.