teasel


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Synonyms for teasel

any of several herbs of the genus Dipsacus native to the Old World having flower heads surrounded by spiny bracts

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Just to complicate matters, there is more than one type of teasel around, including a native one by the name of dipsacus sylvestris and the one which concerns us here, known as dipsacus sativus.
As teasel abundance increases, development of an effective and inexpensive control method has become more essential.
So I now start off by giving some of them a teasel tincture instead, which I have found to be effective, but gentler on the body than the combination product.
Umbels Teasel Clematis Allium Sea holly Frost-covered grasses and seedheads of perennials - including pennisetum, verbena bonariensis, miscanthus and cortaderia - on show at Knoll Gardens in Dorset
Try to keep a wilderness area in a part of your garden, featuring nettles, knapweed, teasel, groundsel and other weeds which offer great feeding opportunities to finches.
Steinmetz knows how to make a mouse on skis, a reindeer, a bird's nest with baby birds and a raccoon out of a teasel cone and sunflower seeds.
Karl Blossfeldt, Dipsacus laciniatus, Fuller's Teasel
These are highly decorative members of the teasel family, so it's not surprising that dried they look virtually identical to fresh blooms.
It belongs in the same family as teasel, yet looks like an ordinary field thistle at first.
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TREES & FLOWERS Red Bud American Beech Red Maple Autumn Flame Maple Douglas Fir Crimson King Maple Skyline Honeylocust Black Hills Spruce Bloodgood Japanese Maple American Yellowwood Autumn Purple Ash Dawn Redwood Prairie Fire Crabapple Thunderchild Flowering Crabapple Briotii Red Horsechestnut Bloodgood London Planetree Red Oak Dwarf Korean Callery Pear Siberian Spruce White Oak Teasel Tansy Wood Anemone Chicory Coltsfoot Foxglove Honewort Harebell Amaryllis
On Wednesday, volunteers participating in the 21st annual Day of Caring, an event put on by United Way of Lane County to help local nonprofit agencies complete projects, picked up wheelbarrows full of mulch and tore out fields of teasel in an attempt to clear the area of invasive species and replace them with native plants.
Cali Teasel bought an old camera and was surprised to find an undeveloped film inside - these are just some of the images recovered.
Andrew is also offering wild flower such as bird's foot trefoil, betony, bistort, common valerian, corncockle, corn marigold, cowslip, bloody cranesbill, herb robert, ox eye daisy, ragged robin, sweet rocket, teasel, tansy and yarrow.
Mr Blakeley, works to TPOs, 26 Teasel Close, Hightown, Liversedge.