Sunday, March 04, 2007


burdock seed heads

It's the bane of my wool-spinning existence, but burdock seed heads are really rather pretty when they're intact.


Bob Babione said...

And, according to the Burdock article in Wikiedia, the inspiration for Velcro. The article also relates nutritional and medicinal uses.

Rebecca Clayton said...

Velcro! I certainly see the similarity. Thanks for that fascinating fact!