Salsify, Duplex Russian Giant Scorzonera

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80 days. A popular European variety that has flavorful black roots that are extra long. Much like Salsify, but Scorzonera has dark roots. This old-fashioned vegetable is great harvested in the fall after frost. A favorite variety with chefs. These have a delicious sweet taste.

  • 8-12 hours of Sun
  • Sprouts in 7-21 Days
  • Ideal Temperature: 60-75 Degrees F
  • Seed Depth: 1/2"
  • Plant Spacing: 4-6"
  • Frost Hardy: Yes
  • Scorzonera hispanica

Growing Tips: Requires light and fluffy soil. Double dig the planting bed and amend with well-composted manure. direct sow in spring. In autumn, lift mature roots carefully to avoid snapping them.

Availability: Out of stock
Minimum Seed Count: 125
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