from The Century Dictionary.
- noun The sea-lungwort, Mertensia maritima, whose leaves have an oyster flavor.
- noun The goat's-beard or salsify, Tragopogon porrifolius. See
salsify. Also called vegetable oyster.
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- noun edible root of the salsify plant
- noun long white salsify
- noun Mediterranean biennial herb with long-stemmed heads of purple ray flowers and milky sap and long edible root; naturalized throughout United States
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