Dipsacus sativus

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Related to Dipsacus sativus: Dipsacus fullonum, fuller's teasel, wild teasel, teasel
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Synonyms for Dipsacus sativus

similar to the common teasel and similarly used

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Centuries of practice revealed that there was nothing better for loosening the fibres and raising the nap on woollen cloth than the head of a teasel, particularly dipsacus sativus, whose spikes cunningly curve back on themselves, in a way that the wild version does not.