White Fluff Ball and Bud...Goat's Beard

MaeBelle

White Fox, Canada

  • Available
    Products
    11
  • Artist
    Notes
  • Artwork Comments 12

Wall Art

Home Decor

Bags

Stationery

Artist's Description

Can anyone tell me what this plant is called? taken along the Hi-way to Prince Albert,Sask,Canada,
I added the bud so you can see what it looks like too..Did a search and found this info.photo didn’t copy . My guess is the seeds got carried by the trains traveling across the country.
!Western Goat’s-Beard
(Tragopogon dubius)

Photo courtesy Rosamund Pojar, Mountainview Ecological Services also called salsify this taprooted biennial to short-lived perennial grows from 0.3 to 1 metre in height and is most common in the Kootenay, Okanagan and Thompson-Nicola region; long grass-like leaves with crisp margins; stems swollen below the flower head; contains a milky juice

stems of meadow goat’s-beard (Tragopogon pratensis), most common in the Cariboo-Chilcotin region, are not swollen below the flower head

oysterplant (Tragopogon porrifolius) is similar but has purple flowers

Artwork Comments

  • Karen  Helgesen
  • MaeBelle
  • Mary-Rose
  • MaeBelle
  • Ray Clarke
  • MaeBelle
  • CanyonWind
  • MaeBelle
  • Greta  McLaughlin
  • MaeBelle
  • trish725
  • MaeBelle
desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait
desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait

10% off

for joining the Redbubble mailing list

Receive exclusive deals and awesome artist news and content right to your inbox. Free for your convenience.