Please help ID this plant
I found this plant growing by the side of my house. It has broad, strong, stiff leaves with sharp thorns around the leaf edges. Is it a weed?
I'd say it's
aka sea holly.
How can you lie there and think of England
When you don't even know who's in the team
Thank you Hexagon, Joshua47 and punkdoc for your quick responses. I would happy with the plant turning out to be either
Helleborus argutifolius. I plan to leave it where it is and shall post a photo when it flowers. Thanks again for your help.
edited August 2019
Beauty is in the eye of a the beholder ... I really like them 😊 😉
Gardening in Central Norfolk on improved gritty moraine over chalk ... free-draining.