Nov 2, 2021 • 58M

Ep 19. Spiky characters: Hedgehogs and Teasels

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The Wildlife Garden Podcast
A monthly podcast on how to garden for wildlife right at home with top-tips, plant ideas and even a book club!
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As Hedgehogs roam the British countryside looking for a place to nestle down and hibernate for the winter, we discuss how you can help them in your own gardens. Then we take a look at a favourite wildflower of ours that looks fantastic in any garden: the Teasel.

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Plantlife :: Teasel

Dipsacus fullonum | Online Atlas of the British and Irish Flora (

Carnivory in the Teasel Dipsacus fullonum — The Effect of Experimental Feeding on Growth and Seed Set (

Is the common teasel (Dipsacus fullonum) carnivorous or was Francis Darwin wrong? (

Dipsacus and Drosera: Frank’s favourite carnivores | Darwin Correspondence Project (

Dipsacus fullonum|common teasel/RHS Gardening

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