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Hound's-tongue

Observed: 23rd June 2012 By: chrisbrooks
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Hound's-tongue
Hound's-tongue
Hound's-tongue
Hound's-tongue
Hound's-tongue
Description:
Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Hound's-tongue (Cynoglossum officinale) interacts

Comments

Syrphus's picture

And a curious fact is that it

And a curious fact is that it smells strongly of mice, hence its folk name of 'Rats and mice'.

M.

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Fenwickfield's picture

Photo's

Chris fantastic detail on the photo's love the second one,I have never seen this plant only in book's were the photo's are not that good.

Sheila

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Thanks Sheila

I have walked passed it several times and I'm off to the optician tomorrow !!!!!!

It was a lovely plant, the flowers and those fruits were amazing. I didn't get close enough to smell the mice but I was up wind.

Regards Chris.