Cow parsnip

The cow parsley or hogweed, Anthriscus sylvestris, is normally a summer-blooming plant. This specimen, on the edge of Valley Park, still had fine flowers when these pictures were taken on October 1st.

Cow parsnip

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  1. Several hogweeds were still flowering precisely two months later by the sides of quiet roads in the Trysull/Wombourne area.

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