From Voles to Skirret Fries

One of our tastiest and easiest to grow perennial vegetables is skirret (Sium sisarum). A Parsley/carrot relative, self- sowing clumping perennial. It forms clusters of edible roots that taste like parsnips. Once the top growth… MORE

 

 

 

 

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One thought on “From Voles to Skirret Fries

  1. I’m intrigued by skirret. I’m hoping to grow black salsify this year and am trying to develop more perennial veg but skirret is one I’ve not heard of. I’ll have to look for the Dutch name zuikerworte. Sounds intriguing.

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