grow up to about 60 cm's ( 2 feet ) tall. The stems have a reddish
tinge and usually the leaves are oval or diamond shaped with a pointed
tip. The edges
to the leaves can be toothed or smooth. Tiny green flowers form in
tightly packed clusters at the top of the stems.
occur if eaten in large amounts. Exposure of the skin to sunlight
after eating this plant can cause severe skin damage.
||Vomiting, diarrhoea, blistering of the skin and ulcers which are slow to heal.
wasteland, also as a weed amongst crops and can be found on arable land.