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Teasel

Observed: 11th May 2012 By: andy_mackayandy_mackay’s reputation in Plantsandy_mackay’s reputation in Plantsandy_mackay’s reputation in Plants
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Description:

What looks like a teasel that I found dry on a large grassy footpath between two arable fields.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Wild Teasel (Dipsacus fullonum) interacts

Comments

andy_mackay's picture

revision

actually bracts are not at all noticeable from this photo, but they are there, just a bit too small to be picked up properly by my smartphone camera.

cicuta58's picture

???

What are frongs? Not in Chamber's Dictionary.

cicuta58

andy_mackay's picture

the word I was searching for

the word I was searching for was bract(s). Not really sure why I made that up, can I blame uploading it v. early morning? :)