is an annual plant growing to 60 cm tall, with leathery, hairy leaves up to 30 cm long and 8 cm broad, with small spines on the margins. The flowers are yellow, produced in
It has sometimes been used as a herb to promote lactation.
The related genus Notobasis is included in Cnicus by some botanists; it differs in slender, much spinier leaves, and purple flowers.
Other useful herb information: Boldo | Yohimbe | Bitter Orange | Artichoke | Shiitake | Kudzu | Burdock
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