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Ragged Robin - pink

Observed: 12th July 2008 By: PerdikaPerdika’s reputation in PlantsPerdika’s reputation in PlantsPerdika’s reputation in PlantsPerdika’s reputation in Plants
Lychnis flos-cuculi - Ragged Robin 08-07-12
Lychnis flos-cuculi - Ragged Robin 09-06-30
Description:

Grows in slightly damp ditch beside house.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Ragged Robin (Silene flos-cuculi) interacts

Comments

Fenwickfield's picture

scientific name

the name should be Lychnis flos-cuculi

Fenwickfield

Perdika's picture

Scientific name

I read somewhere here on iSpot that the name had recently been changed.

Fenwickfield's picture

new collins book

I got mine out of the new collins complete guide to british wild flowers 2010 edition so I could not say it has or hasn't but I would go for the origional myself

Fenwickfield

Mark at Magdalen's picture

Advances in taxonomy has lead

Advances in taxonomy has lead to a number our plants being assigned to different genera (often back to the way they were in the past). These changes are reflected in the recently published third edition of Stace and a full list can be found on the BSBI website at http://www.bsbi.org.uk/Stace_2_vs_3.pdf .