Teasel (Dipsacus sylvestris)
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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 Highlands Trail
Notes: Unusual color variant
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We started out as wildflowers from the bicycle trails of western Pennsylvania, but we've grown!
Meyer, Joseph E. (1918). The Herbalist and Herb Doctor. Hammond, Ind.: Indiana Herb Gardens. 400 pp.