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Unknown Plant

Observed: 27th April 2010 By: Dave Turner68
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Description:

Two foot high, Strong smelling, abundant, on sea cliff

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Alexanders (Smyrinium olusatrum) interacts

Comments

Barnmead's picture

Alexanders

We see a lot of this plant along the roadsides in Norfolk. On a nature walk we were told it was introduced by the Romans and used like celery. It is generally, though not exclusively, found near coasts.

Penny

Norwichnaturalist's picture

Alexanders

Now drifting inland as far as Norwich It was formally a pot herb.

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

Norwichnaturalist's picture

Alexanders

Now drifting inland as far as Norwich It was formally a pot herb.

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

Dave Turner68's picture

RE Above

Thanks all