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Thyme-leaved Speedwell?

Observed: 1st May 2011 By: PoppyPoppy’s reputation in PlantsPoppy’s reputation in PlantsPoppy’s reputation in Plants
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It was growing very close to

It was growing very close to a pond, does that help? Poppy

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Yes thanks it does.

Your location sounded right.Was told by a lecturer that V.beccabunga was named so because it bunged up becks.Comes from Old Norse.In Grigson's Englishman's Flora.

Hazel Trevan

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Thank you for that wonderful

Thank you for that wonderful piece of information, Hazel.
I often think that common names are intriguing, but clearly their scientific names can tell a story too!