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Black Knapweed
 

 

Black Knapweed is a bit like a thistle without the spines. A tallish plant with brush-like, purple flower heads on top of a ball of pale brown and dark brown 'bracts' (small leaf-like appendages).

Found in grassy places everywhere and in flower during the summer and early autumn.

 

 

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