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Lesser Celandine

Observed: 11th April 2011 By: Beagle
Friends of Childwall Woods and FieldsMerseyside BioBankThe Wildlife Trust for Lancashire, Manchester and
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Lesser Celandine
Description:

Long rooting runners aid its spread in lawns and grassy places.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Lesser Celandine (Ficaria verna) interacts

Comments

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The flower goes with the

The flower goes with the leaves immediately below it, not the ones above and left, hence the confusion!

cicuta58

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R. repens or F. verna

I agree; identification is confusing when you find the stalk is leafless to ground level apart from a small damaged leaf. I have kept the plant as a specimen and will go along with F. verna. Thanks for your help.

Hugh