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Small Teasel

     Small Teasel on the bank of a stream,
Beaminster, Dorset                         
Flowerheads with prickly stems
Flowerhead - dark bracts
Flowers - stamens with dark anthers
Flowers - styles and oblique stigmas
Close-up of spiny flower bracts
Green basal bracts          
Fruiting head showing bracts and 
             globose capola                  
         Leaves and main stem            
                 Larger leaves                      
Smaller leaves with basal leaflets
        Main stem with only a few spines