Herb latin name: Tragopogon coloratus
Edible parts of Tragopogon coloratus:One report says the plant is a vegetable but does not say what part of the plant is used. Judging by other members of this genus, it is likely that the root and the young shoots can be eaten.
Description of the plant:
Habitat of the herb:Stony places from 350 - 2500 metres in Turkey.
Propagation of Tragopogon coloratus:Seed - sow spring in situ. Make sure to water the seed in if the weather is dry.
Cultivation of the herb:Stony places from 350 - 2500 metres in Turkey.
Medicinal use of Tragopogon coloratus:None known
Known hazards of Tragopogon coloratus:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.