Salsify, Mammoth Sandwich Island

93% of 100

120 days. An heirloom native to Europe. Tasty in soups and stews, or cooked alone. Plant in spring, dig in fall; a non-sweet parsnip-like root. This variety dates back to the 1800s. Young plants look like grass.

    • 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
    • Tragopogon porrifolius

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

Availability: Out of stock
Minimum Seed Count: 125
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