Get Your Premium Membership

Salsify Definition

Other Salsify Definition

[n] either of two long roots eaten cooked
[n] Mediterranean biennial herb with long-stemmed heads of purple ray flowers and milky sap and long edible root; naturalized throughout United States
[n] edible root of the salsify plant


More below...



Misc. Definitions

\Sal"si*fy\ (?; 277), n. [F. salsifis.] (Bot.) See {Oyster plant} (a), under {Oyster}.

More Salsify Links:
Link to this Salsify definition/page: