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black salsify

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Definition of black salsify in English:


Another term for scorzonera.
Example sentences
  • The young leaves of black salsify are also edible, but at present, do not appear on the vegetable in markets.
  • I picked out a nice bunch of black salsify from the left of this basket.
  • With Jerusalem artichokes and black salsify only a few pieces of roots left in the ground are sufficient to guarantee a profuse harvest the next year.

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