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False Londonpride

Observed: 25th May 2013 By: Sparkers27Sparkers27’s reputation in PlantsSparkers27’s reputation in PlantsSparkers27’s reputation in Plants
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St P Cabbage

Don't know IoM flora is London Pride as a garden escape more likely

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thanks for extra pictures,

thanks for extra pictures, certainly either polita or hirsuta; my gut reaction is probably polita as the leaf base is not quite cordate enough and it doesn't seem very hairy on the leaf surface.

Tim Rich

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Basal Leaves

I will take another look at the leaves. This plant is very common on the Isle of Man. I noticed 'Clive Stace's' book 'New Flora of the British Isles' gives explicit mention of Hirsuta being native. But no mention on polita.