Recently seen in Cardross and on the Rosneath Peninsula, the plant can be deadly for dogs.
It has been seen growing on the beach near the Scottish Water sewage tank on the beach just south of Oakbank in Rhu – the plants had very few leaves, and the roots were almost buried in the shingle.
The hole pictured, on a blind bend near Cove Burgh Hall, is one of the largest to have emerged after recent bad weather..
A coffee morning and table top sale for Mary’s Meals is being held this Saturday (March 21) from 10am to 12 noon.
Organised by Craigrownie Guild, the event in Cove Burgh Hall will include books, baking, and bric-a-brac stalls.