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Black Salsify, Scorzonera Geante Noire De Russie

Black Salsify, Scorzonera Geante Noire De Russie​ Late plant. Dark brown roots grow to one foot long with a white, consistent and tasty flesh.   Scorzonera. Long tender roots with very fine texture. Really nice taste. Stores well. A very underappreciated vegetable. 120 days. Grow like parsnip. sow 1/2" deep, and 4" apart, in spring, two weeks before last frost. Slow to germinate, up to 3 weeks, so keep moist during that time. Loose, rock-free soil is best. Roots are peeled and eaten. Tops can be eaten as greens, or forced in the dark, as some of the radicchios and chicories. 5 gram packet

Weight (grams): 
5
$4.50
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