(Sandwich Island). Delicious, delicate flavour likened to Oysters or Asparagus. Salsify is a good source of Vitamin C and potassium.
Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.
When large enough to handle, thin out seedlings to 23cm (9in) apart. Keep well watered and weed free.
Lift the roots in September/October, as required, taking care NOT to damage them. They can be stored in boxes of sand until required.
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