Black Skinned Salsify Source - Knowledgebase Question

Highgate Springs, VT
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Question by JohnPanysza
December 8, 1997
Where can I purchase Black Skinned Salsify seed?

Answer from NGA
December 8, 1997
You can purchase seed for Black Salsify "Gigante di Russia" from Fratelli Ingegnoli. Visit their website at

Black Skinned Salsify, also known as Scorzonera hispanica L., is a member of the daisy (Asteraceae) family. It's primarily grown in the mediterranean regions where it is utilized as a root vegetable and its leaves for a salad component. Black Salsify requires deep, rich soil with a regular water supply.

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