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Yellow Rattle-Ventnor Cemetery

Observed: 25th May 2009 By: David Trevan
Isle of Wight Natural History & Archaeological Soc
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Description:

Semi- parasitic plant in the Orobanchaceae family, growing profusely in this location.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Yellow-rattle (Rhinanthus minor) interacts

Comments

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Rhinanthus minor subspecies

These are quite easy to tell one form the other, and I see from Pope et. al's Flora that their distributions have not been fully worked out. This looks like sbsp. minor.

Chris Metherell
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North Northumberland