Prairie Turnip, Psoralea esculenta

If you have prairie like conditions in your garden, you might like to try this one, quite attractive in flower and nitrogen fixer (legume). Prairie turnip (Psoralea esculenta)…  I tried it once in 2009 and it survived one winter in my cold greenhouse, the closest I have to prairie conditions ;) The picture shows the root in the first autumn….








See a short video here foraging one in the wild!

2 thoughts on “Prairie Turnip, Psoralea esculenta”

  1. Thank you for the info on this amazing plant! I’ve had a really hard time finding seeds or bare roots of it for sale – do you know of any sources or do you have any available? Thanks

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