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Tragopogon crocifolius is a Annual/Biennial up to 0.80 metres tall.
It is harvested from the wild for local use as a food.
S. Europe - Italy.
Cultivated land and stony ground in the mountains[
Succeeds in ordinary garden soils, including heavy clays[
Root - cooked[
Leaves - raw or cooked[
Seed - sow spring in situ. Make sure to water the seed in if the weather is dry.