Sonchus asper (L.) Hill

Species in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

Digitised Reference Slides

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Sonchus asper (rights holder: 2007 Luigi Rignanese) © 2007 Luigi Rignanese

Spiny Sowthistle

Robust, erect annual or perennial herb, 20-200 cm tall. Stems solitary, branching near the inflorescence, hollow, ribbed to angular, mostly hairless, sometimes glandular hairy above. Leaves with basal lobes conspicuously clasping the stem, more or less oblanceolate in outline, hairless, more or less glaucous; margins with irregular, sometimes lobe-like, spine-tipped teeth. Capitula stalked, formin... Text © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

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