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Lady's Smock

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Cardamine pratensis  - Lady's Smock 09-06-28
Description:

Widespread in wetter places.

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Lady's Smock (Cardamine pratensis) interacts

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Roger Gilbert's picture

Also known as...

Cuckoo Flower. It is the food plant for the Orange-tip and Green-veined White butterflies.

Howardian Local Nature Reserve
http://www.howardianlnr.org.uk

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Cuckoo flower

Never seen Orange-tip butterflies there, but we have Green-veined Whites (and cuckoos!).