Herbarium specimen: Heracleum sphondylium
|Taxon:||Apiaceae: Heracleum sphondylium L. ("Hogweed")|
|Filed in taxon folder:||Apiaceae: Heracleum sphondylium L. ("Hogweed")|
|Collected by:||Mr Job Edward Lousley|
|Collection date:||3/1930 to 9/1930|
|Locality:||Cultivated Great Britain, VC17 Surrey, Streatham, TQ27, From a cultivated plant in my garden at'|
|ex herb:||Mr Harold Stuart Thompson|
|exchanged:||Watson Botanical Exchange Club|
|Institution:||University of Birmingham (BIRM)|
|notes:||This plant which I brought from Warlingham about 1923 commonly attains the height of about 8 feet.|
The seedlings are intended to form a series showing cotyledons, and the intermediate stages between these and the mature leaves. Ref.B.19 Leg. J.E.Lousley.
Seedlings- March [and] April 1930
Fruits -September 1930
[Plus clipping from journal by J.E.L and comment by H.S.T.]
[And packet above label]
Inferred details are marked.
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Documented by hallucigenia on 10th March 2010.