Teasel Seeds (Dipsacus fullonum)

£2.50 £2.08

A native biennial found on rough grassland, roadsides and waste lands. In the first season it produces a rosette of sharp spikey leaves. In the second year it puts up a tall stem crowned with a spiny flower head with a band of mauve flowers. It is particularly attractive to insects and seed eating birds such as Goldfinches and Siskins.

Height: 80 to 200cm

Flowers: Jul - Aug

Prefers: Full sun or partial shade on damp or dry soils

Seeds per gram: 300

Sowing Rate: 3g/sqm
Perfect for Pollinator