Prickly Sow-thistle

Prickly Sow-thistle

Observation - Prickly Sow-thistle. Description: In area of felled woodland,acid soil,upright mainly hairless annual or biennial,broken stems exude a milky sap.Flowers in heads 20-25mm across with rich yellow florets,heads in umbel-like clusters,leaves glossy green above with wavy,crinkly sharp-spined m

In area of felled woodland,acid soil,upright mainly hairless annual or biennial,broken stems exude a milky sap.Flowers in heads 20-25mm across with rich yellow florets,heads in umbel-like clusters,leaves glossy green above with wavy,crinkly sharp-spined margins and round auricles clasping at the base