Calflora
Taxon  Report   7419    
Scorzonera hispanica  L.
Black salsify,  Spanish salsify, Viper's grass
Scorzonera hispanica, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

Bloom Period
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Scorzonera
Communities: escaped cultivar
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

 
More information about  Scorzonera hispanica
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (SCHI2)


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 18, 2019).