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Germander Speedwell

Observed: 23rd May 2010 By: smah6
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Description:

Small blue flowers with 4 petals on a hairy stem

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Ground-ivy (Glechoma hederacea) interacts

Comments

bill riley's picture

Ground Ivy, Glechoma hederacea

This looks like Ground Ivy, not speedwell.

Chris Metherell's picture

Glechoma hederacea

Agreed. The flower structure of the genus Veronica is rather different from that which we see here.

Chris Metherell
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North Northumberland