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Tragopogon porrifolius

A root vegetable similar to a thin parsnip.

Moon Planting Type: Root

Soil Type: Any Soil

Aspect: Any aspect

Light: Full Sun

Hardiness: Winter Protection

Moisture: Well-drained

pH: Neutral (6.6 - 7.3)



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Sow thinly 1cm deep and 30cm between rows.

Pruning & Thining

Keep well watered and weed free


Like Parsnips, the flavour will improve after the first frosts.

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