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Butley Mills floodbank plant

Observed: 10th June 2013 By: BroadsFAP
Butley Mills floodbank plant
Butley Mills floodbank plant_flower close-up
Description:

Non-native plant growing on recently strengthened floodbank that had a sparse covering of grasses and common poppy, opium poppy, black mustarrd, shepherd's purse, scentless mayweed, buck's-horn plantain etc

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landgirl's picture

Otherwise known as...

...Poached Egg plant, a name that says it all!

David Trevan's picture

Limnanthes douglasii

Commonly grown hardy annual in UK gardens,named after the famous plant hunter David Douglas.Native to California, usually self seeds once sown in gardens.Delightful plant!

David J Trevan