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Marsh Willowherb

Observed: 10th July 2013 By: Featherless bipedFeatherless biped’s reputation in PlantsFeatherless biped’s reputation in PlantsFeatherless biped’s reputation in PlantsFeatherless biped’s reputation in Plants
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Description:

Growing in boggy grassland. 20-25cm high. Flower 8-10mm across. Leaves pointed, slender and hairless.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Marsh Willowherb (Epilobium palustre) interacts

Comments

Tim Rich's picture

agree left hand picture looks

agree left hand picture looks like palustre. But the flowers in the close-up have a 4-lobed stigma - is this from a different plant?

Tim Rich

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"is this from a different plant?"

I think it probably is, must be close to it though, what do you think the second photo is?

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might be parviflorum but

might be parviflorum but cannot see enough of leaves to be sure

Tim Rich