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Cowslip - odd colour

Observed: 17th April 2011 By: orangehooforangehoof’s reputation in Plantsorangehoof’s reputation in Plantsorangehoof’s reputation in Plants
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Description:

Growing in lawn amongst an area of normal yellow cowslips. Is it just a normal variation?

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Looks like it is a hybrid

Looks like it is a hybrid between a Cowslip and a garden Polyanthus. Cowslip do rarely come in red but the flower shape on your plant is not right for a pure cowslip.