Oyster plant (disambiguation)
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Plants commonly called oyster plant.
- Acanthus mollis; Acanthus spinosus; also called bear’s britches; showy perennial which dies back after summer flowering
- Mertensia maritime
- Tragopogon porrifolius common name Salsify; Purple Salsify; a root vegetable
- Tradescantia spathacea; Syn:Rhoeo spathacea, syn Rhoeo discolor Synonym:Rhoeo spathacea, Syn Tradescantia discolor usually called Moses-in-a-basket,; a groundcover.
Often, care must be taken when using common names to identify plants. Salsify is edible; Moses-in-a-basket is skin-irritant and is poisonous.