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Hogweed

Observed: 10th August 2011 By: KevbertKevbert’s reputation in PlantsKevbert’s reputation in PlantsKevbert’s reputation in PlantsKevbert’s reputation in Plants
Hogweed
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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Wild Carrot (Daucus carota) interacts

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Wildlife Ranger's picture

Wild Carrot Purple Centres

The characteristic ball form of the umbel plus if you look very closely in the centre of the umbel flower head you will see one tiny tiny p[urple flower in the exact centre
HTH

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Refugee's picture

They grow near my home

This year the almost open flowers look even more globular than usual and our local ones have a very bright purple central bloom that showed up well on a cheep camera. I gave up as there are plenty of good photos already on here.

Refugee