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Herb Paris

Observed: 12th May 2013 By: wildflowerjowildflowerjo’s reputation in Plantswildflowerjo’s reputation in Plants
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Hey there - isn't this supposed to have 4 leaves?

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landgirl's picture

Number of leaves

It has ignored its own name! Actually, it can have between 3 and 8 leaves, although usually 4 are present.

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Paris quadrifolia

Scientific name :)

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Cheers

Thank you - between 3 and 8 you say? Wow! Would love to see one with 8!