wild teasel, fuller's teasel
Wild teasel (annual- to biennial wild plant) wild teasel, fuller's teasel
Up to 2m tall thistle-like plant with very pretty lilac blossoms which are popular among bumblebees. The faded stalks provide beneficial organisms a refuge in winter time.
Sowing in July in boxes or directly broad-cast and let run wild. Prefers sunny or partially shady location. Once in the garden it likes to self-sow. Attention: Prickly!
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