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Noun: black salsify
  1. Perennial south European herb having narrow entire leaves and solitary yellow flower heads and long black edible roots shaped like carrots
    - viper's grass, scorzonera, Scorzonera hispanica
  2. Long black salsify
    - scorzonera

Type of: herb, herbaceous plant, salsify

Part of: genus Scorzonera

Encyclopedia: Black salsify