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White flower

Observed: 21st March 2010 By: ah8355
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Description:

small white flower

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Capsella bursa-pastoris interacts

Comments

Norwichnaturalist's picture

Shepherds Purse

Flowers too small for Cuckoo flower. Which flowers in mid to late April.

Colin Jacobs.
Wild Flower Society member
Norwich
Norfolk
vc27
http://www.thewildflowersociety.com/

ah8355's picture

White flower

Closer examination of photograph shows wrong type of leaf for plant to be shepherds purse.

Norwichnaturalist's picture

Cochlearia danica

Probably Danish Scurvy grass.

Colin Jacobs.
Wild Flower Society member
Norwich
Norfolk
vc27
http://www.thewildflowersociety.com/

gardener's picture

No, its got the wrong leaves

No, its got the wrong leaves and flower for Danish Scurvygrass - if you compare with the photos on the link below you'll see the difference:
http://www.irishwildflowers.ie/pages/286a.html