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Found at Cann Woods Nature Reserve Plymouth

Observed: 11th August 2009 By: mdonkinmdonkin’s reputation in Plants
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Hedge Woundwort

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Hedge woundwort (Stachys sylvatica) interacts


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Yes, this is hedge woundwort. There is a recent observation of a hybrid of this plant at

University of Edinburgh and Biodiversity Observatory (OU)

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If you crush the leaves of woundworts, they have a very distinctive (and in my opinion, horrible!) smell.

Sarah West
OPAL Community Scientist
Yorkshire and Humber

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Hedge woundwort

More about this useful plant at:

Graham Banwell

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