Knapweed Broomrape

Knapweed Broomrape

Observation - Knapweed Broomrape - UK and Ireland. Description: This was growing with many others on a grassy roadside bank. The bank was covered in Greater Knapweed and Oxeye Daisies until the council mowed them off. The Broomrape appear to have benefitted and can be seen very clearly without the surrounding vegetati

This was growing with many others on a grassy roadside bank. The bank was covered in Greater Knapweed and Oxeye Daisies until the council mowed them off. The Broomrape appear to have benefitted and can be seen very clearly without the surrounding vegetation which is recovering quickly.