Prickly Sow-thistle, Sonchus asper

Prickly Sow-thistle, Sonchus asper

Observation - Prickly Sow-thistle, Sonchus asper - UK and Ireland. Description: A confusing specimen; I initially thought this might be Sonchus oleraceus x asper, however the auricles were more like that of asper. I beleive this is just a mature specimen.

A confusing specimen; I initially thought this might be Sonchus oleraceus x asper, however the auricles were more like that of asper. I beleive this is just a mature specimen.