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IMG_4466

Observed: 29th July 2011 By: colinpierpointcolinpierpoint’s reputation in Plantscolinpierpoint’s reputation in Plants
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Description:

small white flowers with 4 or 5 petals. yellow stamens

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Eyebright (Euphrasia officinalis agg.) interacts

Comments

Fenwickfield's picture

Two plants

It is two different plants top two need to be put on as a separate observation as it makes it less complicated when you get an ID.

Fenwickfield

Fenwickfield's picture

Second plant

Maybe Starry Saxifrage but cannot get a clear enough picture of the leaves to be certain.

Fenwickfield

colinpierpoint's picture

eyebright and heath bedstraw

thanks to you all. I wasn't sure if there were two species when I took the photo.

colinpierpoint's picture

eyebright

interestingly I had eyebright identified earlier on photo 4052 taken in Dolwydellan forest at a much lower altitude, which had a bigger flower, so this one seems to be a mountain dwarf variety.

Mark at Magdalen's picture

Lets not forget the third

Lets not forget the third plant (with the palmate leaf) which is Alchemilla alpina (Alpine Lady's-mantle)

colinpierpoint's picture

ladies mantle

OK, not forgotten, but I knew that one anyway, I see it everywhere on mountains although not often flowering. Leaves instantly recognisale though.