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Teasel (Dipsacus sylvestris)

Image ID: 2018/ar138

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Other common names: Fuller's Teasel
Family: Dipsacaceae (Teasel)
Height: 2 to 6 ft.
Blooms: July to October
Leaf Type: toothed
Bloom Size:  0.25 in. (typical)
Flower Description: Flat or rounded clusters, Irregular blossoms
Location: Allegheny River Trail
Date:  7/17/2018
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Meyer, Joseph E. (1918). The Herbalist and Herb Doctor. Hammond, Ind.: Indiana Herb Gardens. 400 pp.

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