Derby City Council

The Flora of Derbyshire - Checklist, Maps and Sample Accounts

The species account below is an early version, drafted around 2003. It has been provided here to aid understanding, but please be aware it may not fully tally with the up-to-date map and statistics shown below.

Tragopogon hybridus

Slender Salsify

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Dates link to glossary page
First year: 1974
Latest year: 1974

County Status link to glossary page
Casual

Family link to glossary page
Asteraceae

Total records held link to glossary page
2

Grid Square Count link to glossary page
1987-2007Ever
Monads: 0 2
Tetrads: 0 2
Hectads: 0 2

Conservation Status link to glossary page

Account last edited
Feb 21 2005

Explanation of terms

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Species Details

Slender Salsify is a very rare casual annual of roadsides and flowerbeds. There are no recent records and only two previous ones, Bamford (SK2083) and Scarcliffe (SK4968) both for 1974. It is a birdseed alien that originates from southern Europe.