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Cruciferae family

Observed: 6th July 2013 By: Peter Orchard
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Description:

Yellow cruciferea about 30cms tall with red stems and seed pods. Multiple flower heads per branch and multiple branches per plant. Leaves lanceolate and near the bottom of the plant on the main stem. Widespread in damp meadow near the river Stour.

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Peter Orchard's picture

Thanks. Yes those seed pods

Thanks. Yes those seed pods match. Strangely, this species is not shown in the Illustrated Flora of Britain by Marjorie Blamey, et al which is generally my bible.

Tim Rich's picture

definitely Rorippa palustris

definitely Rorippa palustris

Tim Rich