Dipsacus laciniatus

Dipsacus-laciniatus_Ron-Vanderhoff
Photo by Ron Vanderhoff

Common names: cutleaf teasel

Dipsacus laciniatus (cutleaf teasel) is a herb/ (family Dipsacaceae) with small white flowers, finely lobed leaves and distinctively shaped fruits found in the southern ranges of Oregon. It is native to Europe and Asia. It favors grasslands. It spreads via seeds and regenerates after being cut. It is dispersed by machinery and birds.

Cal-IPC Rating: Watch

Cal-IPC Assessment

Plant Risk Assessment - An evaluation of the potential for a plant to be invasive in California.

Cal-IPC Symposium Presentations

None for this species.