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Hairy Wood-rush

Observed: 10th April 2010 By: dshubble
Leaf Beetle Recording SchemeSouthampton Natural History Society
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Description:

1 clump in damp area of woodland. Not much contrast in the photo vs the background...

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Species interactions

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Species with which Hairy Wood-rush (Luzula pilosa) interacts

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Luzula campestris

Probably Good Friday Grass as L. pilosa flowers late May - June

Colin Jacobs.
Wild Flower Society member
Norwich
Norfolk
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Luzula

L. campestris is found on dry grassland, especially calcareous - this is in damp woodland on different soil; it also has a different, less open, arrangement of flowers. Both can flower in April.