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Giant Hogweed

Observed: 7th June 2012 By: pq75pq75’s reputation in Plantspq75’s reputation in Plantspq75’s reputation in Plants
Giant hogweed
Giant hogweed
Giant hogweed
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Species with which Giant Hogweed (Heracleum mantegazzianum) interacts

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Warning, be aware that the

Warning, be aware that the sap from cut/broken stems & foliage can cause severe sensitivity to sunlight and can result in severe chemical like burns to exposed skin. It can also happen to a lesser degree with other members of the Heracleum grp so strimmer users in shorts & short-sleeves be aware & keep covered up.
Also known as Cart-wheel plant.

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