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Felwort (Gentianella magellanica)

Observed: 8th February 2013 By: palemaidenpalemaiden’s reputation in Plantspalemaiden’s reputation in Plants
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David Trevan's picture


What an amazing location to be sending observations from!Envious!
Sadly don't know the Falkland flora except Calceolaria falklandica which is grown as an alpine in the UK.

Best wishes

David J Trevan

palemaiden's picture

Hi David, yes we are very

Hi David, yes we are very priviledged to be living in the FaLklands (for the next 2 years)- it is a truely wonderful experience, the flora and fauna are quite amazing and we get to met and work with some outstanding experts. Sarah

badgerbrian's picture

Nice spot

nice spot Sarah, out walking around MPA? Have you managed to organise a return trip to Keppel?


palemaiden's picture

Thanks Brian, its only small

Thanks Brian, its only small and i found it whilst looking for thisles ! We were supposed to be at Kepple today - now delayed until Wed due to fog :( i fear they will be in full flower when we get there.

Richard.Lewis's picture


The English name is actually 'Fellwort', not 'Feltwort'!

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typo #2

Too many 'l's! it's Felwort.