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Winter's Bark, Ventnor, Isle of Wight

Observed: 29th January 2012 By: David Trevan
Isle of Wight Natural History & Archaeological Soc
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Description:

This amazing plant was first discovered by Capt. William Winter on Sir Francis Drake's voyage round the world.It was found to be effective against scurvy. Native to South America.
Regarded as one of the most beautiful of evergreens, grown not just for flowers but for the foliage with their wonderful silvery undersides.

Identifications
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    Likely ID
    Winter's bark (Drimys winteri)
    Confidence: I'm as sure as I can be.
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