Asteraceae Week (Part III – Ligulate heads) :: For ID :: Sonchus ¿ asper / oleraceus ? at Manali :: 02 JUN 08 07:59 :: DV03 : 3 images. 3 posts by 2 authors.
Sonchus ¿ asper / oleraceus ?
Place, Altitude: Manali (about 1940 m asl)
Date, Time: 02 JUN 08, 07:59 am
Habitat: wild, in untended garden area of resort
Habit: herb, standing erect about 40 – 60 cm, cannot recollect size of flower-head.
Due to lack of view of basal leaves, ID to species level of this plant has become difficult.