Salsify is a root vegetable with a mild oyster flavour.
J F M A M J J A S O N D Sow Direct Harvest
How To Grow
Salsify is well suited to growing in deep raised beds and large containers although it can be grown in the ground. Sow seeds in drills, thin out when the seedlings are large enough and have a twig-like appearance.
How/When To Harvesting
To harvest carefully dig down alongside the plant avoiding the root as you go down then gently lift the root out of the ground.
- Sow Depth: 1 cm
- Spacing Between Rows: 30 cm
- Spacing Along Row: 15 cm
- Number plants per Square Foot: 4