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prickly sow-thistle

Sonchus asper

Description:

Probably 6ft high, it's taller than me. Stems are two fingers thick but hollow on the inside. Purple highlights on green stem. Leaves are waxy and thorny. Produces dandelion like blooms in a bright sunny yellow. Thick, juicy tapering root Definitely a weed though.

Habitat:

west central ga


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momsavang
Spotted by
momsavang

Georgia, USA

Lat: 32.60, Long: -84.88

Spotted on Apr 23, 2018
Submitted on Apr 23, 2018

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