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Star-shaped flower

Observed: 29th July 2011 By: mplawlor
star-shaped flower Saints 29July11

Found along a wooded, roadside stream on the south coast of Guernsey. Couldn't find it in the ID book - perhaps it is a garden escape.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Campanula interacts


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Difficult to see the depth of

Difficult to see the depth of flower but looks very like Spreading Bellflower with 5 petals

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Thanks for the Bellflower ID. Looking at the local database, it seems that it is most likely to be Trailing Bellflower (poscharskyana) which grows in the area, whilst Spreading Bellflower (afaik) doesn't grow on the island.