Salsify ‘Sandwich Island’

Salsify ‘Sandwich Island’
Tragopogon porrifolius

An unusual vegetable used extensively in Europe. A root vegetable with a sweet, nutty flavour that is sometimes known as the ‘Oyster Vegetable’ as it is said to have a subtle oyster-like flavour. Easy to grow. It can be overwintered like parsnip and carrots, harvested when required. Salsify can be boiled, baked or fried or used in a gratin dish. 80 seeds.

Price: $3.50
Sowing Periods
Cool Climate Periods Sep 1st Jan 31st
Mild Climate Periods Sep 1st Feb 28th