Images of Tragopogon porrifolius, Salsify

Stock images of Tragopogon porrifolius, Salsify. Photos © 2011 Steven Foster. Please contact us for pricing and terms at or call +1-479-253-2629.

Four images of Tragopogon porrifolius, Salsify, Asterraceae or Compositae, aster family, native to Europe, naturalized in North America. The plant was once grown for the root in early American vegetable gardens. Soaked overnight, then cooked, the root was known as vegetable oyster.


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