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Purple salsify introduced Geotagged,Purple salsify,Spring,Tragopogon porrifolius,United States Click/tap to enlarge PromotedCountry intro

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Tragopogon porrifolius is a plant cultivated for its ornamental flower, edible root, and herbal properties. It also grows wild in many places and is one of the most widely known species of the salsify genus, Tragopogon. It is commonly known as purple or common salsify, oyster plant, vegetable oyster, Jerusalem star, goatsbeard or simply salsify (although these last two names are also applied to other species, as well).

Similar species: Asterales
Species identified by morpheme
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Uploaded May 17, 2019. Captured May 16, 2019 10:18 in Waterfront Trail, Seattle, WA 98105, USA.
  • X-E2
  • f/1.0
  • 1/125s
  • ISO200
  • 55mm