Oriental Viper’s Grass


Common name: Oriental Viper’s Grass
Hebrew name: הרדופנין הציצית
Latin Name: Scorzonera papposa
Habitat: Heavy Soils
Height: 30-50 cm
Distribution: Golan, Hermon, Gallilee, Upper Jordan valley, Northern valleys, Gilboa, Carmel, Samarian mountains, Samarian desert, Judean mountains, Judean desert and Dead Sea valley, Sharon, Shefela, Northern Negev, Negev hills and Eilat, Valley,Show map
Flowering: March
Family: Asteraceae
Type: Pink/Purple
Protected: No
Notes:  Flowers change from pink to blue as they age