bird seed alien (turns out to be safflower)

bird seed alien (turns out to be safflower)

Observation - bird seed alien (turns out to be safflower) - UK and Ireland. Description: One of several aliens (Mauranthemum paludosum, Phalaris canariensis, Panicum miliaceum, Helianthus annuus, Guizotia abyssinca) growing on ground exposed by the drawdown of Rudyard Reservoir, at the south west c

One of several aliens (Mauranthemum paludosum, Phalaris canariensis, Panicum miliaceum, Helianthus annuus, Guizotia abyssinca) growing on ground exposed by the drawdown of Rudyard Reservoir, at the south west corner of the reservoir.

Stiff spirally arranged and toothed leaves.