Pete's Walks - Marsh Sow-Thistle

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Photo taken 29/07/10 at Woodwalton Fen, Cambs.

This flowers between July and September, and is found in reed-beds beside tidal rivers, ditches and fens. It can grow up to 10 feet tall, and some that I saw at Woodwalton Fen was certainly over seven foot high.

 

This shot shows what the leaves look like - photo taken 29/07/10 at Woodwalton Fen, Cambs.