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Lesser Burdock

Observed: 21st July 2011 By: FenwickfieldFenwickfield’s reputation in PlantsFenwickfield’s reputation in PlantsFenwickfield’s reputation in PlantsFenwickfield’s reputation in PlantsFenwickfield’s reputation in Plants
Lesser Burdock (2)
Lesser Burdock (2) 1
Lesser Burdock (2) 1 2
Description:

Robust,downy biennial,similar to Greater Burdock but note differences in flower and leaves.Flower in egg shaped heads 15-20mm across,with purplish florets projecting beyond the greenish-yellow,hooked,spiny bracts.Leaves heart-shaped with hollow stalks,basal leaves longer than wide.

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Lesser Burdock (Arctium minus) interacts