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Plants of the San Marcos Foothills Preserve

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Tragopogon porrifolius (Oyster Plant, Salsify)

Biennial or perennial herb known from one location on the Preserve (near Antone Road entrance). Flowers are purple. Blooms spring to summer.

Tragopogon porrifolius (Oyster Plant, Salsify). Pictured in summer.


Tragopogon porrifolius (Oyster Plant, Salsify). Pictured in summer.