Dipsacus laciniatus

Spreads readily along roads and in waste places. It is a "prohibited" plant in NY State - illegal to sell, import, purchase, transport, introduce or propagate.  The white bloom starts as a ring on the bottom and ascends upward along the flowerhead. 

Plant Information

Common Name(s): 
cutleaf teasel
Type: 
Non-Native
Herbaceous Plants - Annuals, Biennials, Perennials
Native Region: 
Europe
Status: 
Prohibited invasive in NYS
Moisture: 
Moist
Light: 
Sun
Part Sun
Can be weedy
Used in traditional 19th century gardens

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