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Scolymus (rights holder: Jorge iguez Yarza)© Jorge iguez Yarza (licence)


Scolymus is a genus of annual, biennial or perennial, herbaceous plants that is assigned to the Daisy family, and can be found in Macaronesia, around the Mediterranean, and in the Middle East. All species are spiny, thistle-like in appearance, with flowerheads that consist of yellow (rarely orange or white) ligulate florets, and canals that contain latex. It is known as سكوليمس (skwlyms) in Ara... © Wikipedia authors and editors (licence)

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