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Yellow-rattle

Observed: 23rd May 2013 By: anonymous spotter
Yellow-rattle
Description:

Growing in a dune-slack. Stiff stem, 4 angled and marked with spots / streaks. Leaves opposite, unstalked, lanceolated, with rounded teeth. Flower yellow, 2 lipped with tiny violet teeth on the upper lip. Inflated calyx in which seeds rattle around when dry – hence its name.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Yellow-rattle (Rhinanthus minor) interacts

Comments

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It may be worth adding an

It may be worth adding an interaction as this species is an hemiparasitic - on grasses I believe