Geropogon is a genus of flowering plants in the dandelion family.
Several species names have been published in the genus, but only one is recognized. Geropogon hybridus, the pasture goatsbeard or slender salsify, is native to the Mediterranean and adjacent areas, from the Canary Islands to Iran.
This plant is useful.
This plant might be poisonous
How to get rid of:
Hand pulling needs to be done carefully to ensure there is a
minimum of soil disturbance. Many weeds flourish when soil is
Removal of small weeds can be achieved by placing one hand flat
on the ground with the weed between two fingers. As the hand is
pressed toward the ground the second hand can carefully remove