Arctium lappa

(Burdock)

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Type
Herbaceous Perennial
Planted
2019
Edible?
Yes
Culinary Uses?
Yes
Native?
Yes
Naturally occurring on site?
No
Propagated Here?
No

Description

Biennial. Massive greyish leaves with a plum of small pinkish insect-friendly flowers that turn to sticky burrs in autumn. Invasive but statuesque and lovely.

Culinary Uses

Dandelion and burdock?

Provenance

Chiltern Seeds