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Symphytum asperum
prickly comfrey Borage Family
Symphytum asperum Boraginaceae
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common names
  prickly comfrey
  rough comfrey
accepted scientific name
  Symphytum asperum Lepech.
rules for finding collection records
  Symphytum asperum (124)
family name
  Boraginaceae
Image Author: ©2005 TeunSpaans
Image License: CC BY-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.7 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Basal
Plant Observed 3rd week of April thru 1st week of October

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Photos
Wikimedia Commons (12)
J. Reveal (7)
Carolinas & Georgia (1)
base map where plant found
mag select

Disturbed
Native Plant Status
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native Not Native
native Not Present

Invasive in some regions.
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