Corn Marigold - Glebionis segetum
Short to tall greyish hairless plant. Stems erect, branched or unbranched. Leaves oblong, alternate deeply and sharply toothed. Flower heads yellow, 35 to 55 mm, large and Daisy like with strap shaped rays and a flat disk.
The County Recorder has asked for a specimen of this plant to be retained for verification
Arable land and preferring light soils, disturbed ground.
June to October
Locally frequent and widespread in Britain.
Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland. In the 1979 Flora survey of Leicestershire it was found in 73 of the 617 tetrads.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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