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Arctium contains 19 species of biennial plants, well known by the name burdock. They are native to Asia and Europe, but have been introduced worldwide. Featuring large dark green leaves up to 70cm long, with wooly undersides and hollow leafstalks and spiky purple flowerheads.
How to propagate Arctium
Other uses of Arctium
Various culinary and medicinal uses, as well as for bee fodder.