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IMG_0493 Alexanders

Observed: 7th May 2011 By: cp5979
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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IMG_0493 Alexanders
Description:

Clumpy, very leafy plant. Leaves are quite glossy and divided into 3 groups of three flat leaflets. The flowers are 5-petalled, yellow or yellow-greenish.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Alexanders (Smyrnium olusatrum) interacts

Comments

rimo's picture

The ladybird is a Harlequin,

The ladybird is a Harlequin, incidentally

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The ladybird is a Harlequin

Gosh how can you tell from this pic? X

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A lot of practice! It's

A lot of practice! It's quite large, based on size relative to the flowers, and very orange, with very limited spots, which fits a weakly-marked succinea-form Harlequin

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